Riflemen of the Revolution
American longrifles played a significant role in securing American freedom and independence.
The Power of the Punt Gun
The best example of getting the most return for one's single shot had to be the punt gun.
Video: 5.7 mm Johnson Spitfire Carbine
Watch this "I Have This Old Gun" Segment from a recent episode of American Rifleman TV to learn about the unique 5.7 MM Johnson Spitfire Carbine.
American-Made Muskets In The Revolutionary War
As galloping express riders and ringing church bells spread across New England during the early hours of April 19, 1775, thousands of farmers and tradesmen carrying a variety of firearms poured out of their homes and headed toward Lexington and Concord to intercept the British Army column approaching from Boston.
The Trials of the M1911
The adoption of the M1911 came to be through a lengthy trials process and a partnership between Colt’s Mfg. and John Moses Browning.
A Return To Africa
In honor of the 125th anniversary of American Rifleman, the following is an excerpt from the January, 1991 issue: A Return to Africa.