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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 an essential role in shaping American history. Here are 10 of the most important.

5 Firearm Firsts of Christopher Columbus

Invader, discoverer, exploiter, whatever you prefer, there’s no denying five of the firearm firsts he made in stumbling into the occupied New World.

IWA Show Stopper: Krieghoff’s Gun of the Year—The da Vinci

The 2018 Krieghoff Gun of the Year is entitled “The da Vinci,” which spectacularly illustrates the life of Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) on the 500th anniversary of his death.

10 Guns That Shaped America

Firearms have been a part of this nation since, well, long before it was a nation. The right to them was endowed by the Creator; they secured our Freedom as Americans, they helped expand the Nation, and then became the basis of the manufacturing ascendency of the United States for more than a century.

An Exclusive Interview with the NRA’s New President, Allan Cors

The following interview with Mr. Allan Cors, the new President of the NRA, was conducted in late 2014. As you will read, Allan has been around guns most of his life, and still has his first Daisy BB gun!

Cabot Guns Donates Custom M1911 To National Firearms Museum

During the NRA Board of Directors’ January meetings, Cabot Guns presented a custom M1911 to the board for display at the National Firearms Museum in Fairfax, Va. Based on Cabot Guns’ Jones Deluxe model, the one-of-a-kind firearm was manufactured from a single block of 4140 billet steel.

DuBiel Rifles Donated to National Firearms Museum

Dr. John Tyson has donated nine rifles to the National Firearms Museum at NRA Headquarters.

Petersen Family Completes Firearm Donation to NRA

The Petersen Foundation has presented the NRA National Firearms Museum with the largest firearm donation in the museum's history.

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