Arms makers of Pennsylvania

by Whisker, James B., 1939-

Format: Print Book 1990
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Closed Reference (Please ask for assistance) rq TS533.3.P4 W4 1990x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Closed Reference (Please ask for assistance)
 
Call Number  rq TS533.3.P4 W4 1990x
 
 
Summary
A survey, with hundreds of illustrations, of the arms making industry in Pennsylvania from its beginnings until about 1900. it focuses on the Pennsylvania long (Kentucky) rifle, and identifies the primary schools of gun making and major technological developments. Illustrated.
Additional Information
Subjects Firearms industry and trade -- Pennsylvania -- History.
Gunsmiths -- Pennsylvania -- Biography.
Publisher Selinsgrove :Susquehanna University Press,1990
Language English
Description 218 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-218).
ISBN 0941664813 (alk. paper)
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