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Theodore Roosevelt’s Winchester Rifles

When it came to gun knowledge or shooting skill, no chief executive, now or then, was the equal of President Theodore Roosevelt. When it came to rifles, he not only preferred those of the Winchester Repeating Arms Co., he used them with confidence throughout his life.

The Winchester Garand

Though best known for its sporting rifles and shotguns, the Winchester Repeating Arms Co. made a vital contribution to America’s war effort during World War II by making more than a half-million M1 Garands.

The Contender: Winchester’s .224 Light Rifle

Rendered in blued steel and walnut, Winchester’s .224-cal. Light Weight Military Rifle could well have become the U.S. Army’s standard arm. But the company gave up on the project in the face of competition from Armalite and its futuristic AR-15.

Elvis Presley Tribute Lever-Action Shotgun

Jan. 8, 2016, would have been the American icon's 81st birthday, and America Remembers has announced a limited-edition Elvis Presley Tribute Lever-Action Shotgun—a detailed recreation of the 1887 lever-action shotgun once produced by Winchester.

Winchester Lever-Actions Go To War

Although the U.S. military snubbed lever-action Winchesters, other nations, attracted by their innovation or just desperate for arms, used them from nearly the company’s inception through the mud and blood of the Great War and into the Spanish Civil War.

Leveraging Heritage

Lever-action rifles are an indelible fixture in the history of firearm development and played a key role in the formation of these United States. Recently, however, iconic manufacturers have closed up shop or moved production of such classic long guns overseas. The resulting void has opened the door for Henry Repeating Arms Co. to expand its catalog of American-made lever guns.

Frontier Lawman: Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves

A remarkable former slave who helped tame the western frontier in Indian Territory left a fascinating legacy of justice—enforced at the point of a gun.

FN: The First 125 Years

The company that owns Browning, makes Winchester rifles and shotguns, and produces many of the small arms used by the U.S. military continues to do what it does best: make guns.

Top Five All-Around Sporting Cartridges

Dave Campbell offers a look at the most popular all-around sporting cartridges.

Henry's Classic Henry

One of America’s most influential and historic arms, the Henry lever-action is not only back, but it is being made right here in the United States.

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