At the outbreak of the Civil War, Deringer traveled to Washington, D.C. with a sample rifle in July 1861 and offered to furnish 500 to 600 rifles to the Ordnance Department.
In an era dominated by single-action revolvers with external hammers, New Haven-based inventor Charles Pettengill created a double-action revolver with an internal hammer.
When the battles were over, remnants of the skirmishes were left behind. Fired and dropped bullets were quickly stomped into the soil by the boots of running infantry.
A major had the authority to do that? What law or executive or martial law order was passed to allow for the military to compel civilians to surrender their arms?
Christopher Spencer’s most impressive moment was securing a military contract for his gun by walking into the White House then shooting it with the President of the U.S. on the National Mall…
Cimarron Firearms honors the soldiers on both sides of one of the darkest times in our Nation’s history, the Civil War, with a limited series of replica revolvers in The Blue and The Gray Series.
On December 13, 1863, Thomas Leech & Charles Rigdon formally dissolved their partnership, ending “Leech & Rigdon,” which was the second-largest revolver manufacturer for the Confederacy.
Revolvers made by J. H. Dance & Bros. are some of the most distinctive guns to come out of the south during the Civil War.
In the specific situation of what’s going on right now in America, the Oath Keepers have not offered a sufficient reason to propose violence.
From 1846 to 1860, Hiram Berdan was considered to be the best rifle shooter in the United States. This prominence gained him the attention of General Winfield Scott and President Abraham Lincoln.
The American left considers it to be acceptable behavior for their minions to call for the assassination of the President; they find it acceptable to depict him as being beheaded; they find it funny..
ANTIFA is confident liberal police chiefs and mayors will continue to cravenly stand aside as they destroy property and harm people, and recent history proves them right.
She said this week, civility would be possible only when she and her party are back in a majority position in both houses of Congress, and the White House.
A staffer for Texas Democratic Rep. Sheila Jackson named Lee Jackson Cosko was arrested on Oct. 3rd, 2018 and charged with illegally accessing the personal information of five U.S. senators.
Those who espouse Collectivism seek to impose their vision on those who espouse Individualism. To impose their will on the Nation, Collectivists seek to topple the President of the United States.
The spirit that produced the war in the 1860s, and lasting division in the 1960s, is abroad again. A great secession of the heart is underway.
Secession was for the continuing of the practice of keeping black people in bondage for profit and the perhaps even the more important issue of maintaining white supremacy.
It was the leftist protesters who did not have a city permit to assemble for a rally on that day..
Whether you are fighting in combat, battling a natural disaster or escaping “walkers” who want to eat you, you must have supplies to accomplish that goal.
There were hundreds if not thousands of Billy Crackers who as free men suffered and died because of slavery…