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Colt's Model 1855 Revolving Rifle in the Civil War

Though eclipsed by other repeaters—such as the Henry and Spencer—the rifle version of Col. Colt’s...

Firearm Companies Provide Gifts to Ailing Youth

A number of firearm-industry manufacturers banded together to ease one particular enthusiast's isolation during the...

Guns of the First Fenian Raid: The Irish Invasion of Canada

Here we take a look at the history of the First Fenian Raid against the...

Origins of the 'Trapdoor' Springfield: The Allin Conversions

Though little known today, the “Allin Conversions” and the other early “Trapdoor Springfields” represent an...

American Guns: 10 Firearms That Shaped Our Nation

Firearms are a crucial part of American culture, so it's no surprise that they've played...

Cimarron Firearms and The Guns of "Spaghetti Westerns"

Cimarron Firearms Co. blends the authenticity of Old West legend with popular culture to offer...

Confederate Sharpshooter Berry Benson and His Enfield

The Enfield rifle-musket was preferred by Confederate sharpshooters, including South Carolina Sgt. Berry Benson. In...

The Guns of the Boer Commandos

Superior Boer marksmanship and Mauser rifles exacted a high price from the British during the...

Looking Back at Shotgun History

In the story of the development of firearms, shotguns often receive short shrift. Here’s a...

The Guns of U.S. Presidents

It wasn’t that long ago when firearms were not only welcome in the executive mansion,...

10 Guns That Shaped America

Firearms have been a part of this nation since, well, long before it was a...

The Guns of 1864

In 1864, more and more repeating rifles-Spencers and “sixteen shooter” Henrys-made their way into Union...

Civil War Spencer Rifles & Carbines

During the Civil War, a total of 45,733 Model 1860 carbines and 11,471 Model 1860...

Henry's Classic Henry

One of America’s most influential and historic arms, the Henry lever-action is not only back,...

I Have This Old Gun: Model 1860 Spencer Carbine

Engineer Christopher Miner Spencer was one of those 19th century Yankee polymaths who was responsible...

Excels All Others: The Spencer Carbine

During the American Civil War, the best carbine used by cavalry troopers on either side...

The Guns of Gettysburg

In July 1863, the Army of the Potomac and the Army of Northern Virginia fought...

MasterPiece Arms Acquires Spencer Rifle Barrels

MasterPiece Arms acquires Spencer Rifle Barrels, Inc. of Scottsville, Va, allowing the company to expand...

The Rigby Match Rifle, Creedmoor & More

John Rigby built the guns used, and competed as well, in NRA’s first international match.

Forbes Rifle Model 24B

The Model 24B comes with Melvin Forbes’ signature touches and a more attractive price.
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