Video: I Have This Old Gun—Civil War Henry

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posted on May 22, 2015
The Model 1860 Henry rifle—“that damn Yankee rifle you load on Sunday and shoot all week”—provided tremendous firepower to the relatively few Union soldiers who used the lever-action during the American Civil War. Although not widely issued during the war, the Henry would become the basis of all Winchester lever-actions. Learn more by watching the "I Have This Old Gun" episode above.

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