MS 020 - Winchester Repeating Arms Company Archives Collection
The archives of the Winchester Repeating Arms Co. contain the original sales ledgers for firearms models (1866 – 1907), photographs of all Winchester firearms models, correspondence documenting the company's role in both World Wars, a large collection of domestic and foreign firearms catalogs, and several thousand engineering drawings. A portion of the collection contains the original patents for firearm technology purchased by Winchester.
- Created: 1857-1980
- Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1976
- Winchester Repeating Arms Company (Organization)
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- Nathan Bender, Jacob Smith, Joshua Brown, Andrew Searle, Samantha L. Harper
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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