On January 10, 1862, Samuel Colt passed away at his home in Hartford, Connecticut. He was one of the wealthiest men in America, with an estimated worth of $15,000,000.
The Cody Firearms Experience has a number of like historical guns, many black-powder, that customers can handle & shoot. I had never shot a black-powder revolver, so a friend insisted that I shoot it.
One revolver stands out above all other handguns as the gun most associated with the American West, the Colt 1873 Single Action Army Revolver…
Three documents that forever changed the firearm industry will be up for bids as the Goldin Auctions 2015 Winter Auction offers three rare document drafts that Samuel Colt submitted from 1836-39.