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Arms makers of Philadelphia, 1660-1890

by James B. Whisker

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Philadelphia Region (Pa.),
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Philadelphia Region
    • Subjects:
    • Firearms industry and trade -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Region -- History.,
    • Gunsmiths -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Region -- Biography.,
    • Philadelphia Region (Pa.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [117]-121).

      StatementJames B. Whisker.
      SeriesMellen studies in history ;, v. 8
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS533.3.P4 W42 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination121 p. :
      Number of Pages121
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2194649M
      ISBN 100889460922
      LC Control Number89013666

      The Philadelphia Business Journal features local business news about Philadelphia. We also provide tools to help businesses grow, network and hire. Pamela Arms oversees commericial real estate. The record group also includes the Richard C. Marohn Collection () of sales books, account ledgers and cash books, and business files. PG , Photographs and Sketches of the Colt Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Company, ca. photos, negatives, prints, catalogs, drawings. 2 c.f.

      Theodore Roosevelt and Elegant Arms - s to s; World War I and Firearms Innovation; WWII, Korea, Vietnam and Beyond - to Present; For the Fun of It; Modern Firearms - . What is a Derringer? The term derringer is a generalized misspelling of the last name of Henry Derringer, a famous 19th-century maker of small pocket pistols. Many copies of the original Philadelphia Derringer pistol were made by other gun makers worldwide, and the name was often misspelled; this misspelling soon became an alternate generic term for any pocket pistol, along with the generic.

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