Whitney firearms.

  • 335 Pages
  • 2.74 MB
  • English
Standard Publications , Huntington, W. Va
Whitney, Eli, 1765-1825., Rifles., Defense contracts -- United St


United St

LC ClassificationsUD395.W6 F8
The Physical Object
Pagination335 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6230672M
LC Control Number57025080

The Whitney Firearms Hardcover – Import, January 1, by Claud E. Fuller (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover, Import "Please retry" $ — $ Hardcover $/5(1). The book's subtitle does its argument a disservice by implying that Whitney's concern is with defending the Second Amendment, when instead he is against liberals' common resort to the "well-regulated militia" language to claim a constitutional lack of protection for individual gun : This book is for serious students of American Civil War period firearms,or antique US firearms in covers the Whitney revolver's development in detail and is a 5/5(12).

Sources: Eli Whitney and the Whitney Armory, by Carolyn Cooper and Merrill Lindsay (); Civil War Guns, by William B. Edwards (); Flayderman's Guide to Antique Firearms, by Norm Flayderman, 8th Edition. Written by James Genco, New England Antiques Society, Quarterly Newsletter, July File Size: 76KB.

The Whitney firearms by Fuller, Claud E.,Standard Publications edition, in EnglishPages: When I started going to gun shows and actually looked a Kennedy over, I was stuck.

The other lever guns had to go. I began looking for the Whitneys. After a few years I discovered Sam Maxwell had published a book titled “Lever Action Magazine Rifles,” This book is a must for every Whitney collector.

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Once Colt's patent expired inWhitney began producing revolvers Whitney firearms. book the same reliable mechanism. This website is dedicated to the revolvers produced by Eli Whitney, Jr. A reference book for the Whitney Navy Revolver was published in ; however, our research continues for all models of Whitney revolvers.

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Armory Rifles and Rifle-Muskets, Whitney. However, forgotten or little-remembered guns, footnotes in the pages of Civil War history books, litter American arms-making history. Eli Whitney’s revolvers, and the Whitneyville Armory, were not among those, but rather among the guns of the gunfighters.

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Whitney pp. PublicAffairs. () The writer of this book, which provides an analysis of the gun. Book The Whitney Firearms By Claude Fuller 1st Ed. With Dust Jacket. Antique Gun History Book "The Whitney Firearms" Eli Whitney. Claud E Fuller / Whitney Firearms Guns First Edition. ELEANORE WHITNEY Stage Play 8x10 Still When She.

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Eli Whitney Jr., son of the inventor of the famous “cotton gin”, ran the Whitneyville Armory for many years, producing a wide variety of firearms until nearly the end of the s. Among other gun produced was the Whitney-Kennedy lever action rifle, based on an action designed by Andrew Burgess. Accepting consignments of Antique Guns, Collector Firearms, Militaria, and Related Items.

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If you are looking to buy guns or sell guns. Find Whitney Firearms by Fuller, Claude E - Fairfax, Virginia: Odysseus Editions. Beautiful book, comprehensive look at firearms of the confederacy, pages, facsimile copy of the edition, many black and white illustrations, tables and information, one of the firearms classic series, Book is Fine, full brown leather with fancy gilt.

The year interregnum at the Whitney Armory from to has been little studied. Under management by Whitney's nephews, Philos and Eli Whitney Blake, for the decade following Whitney's death, then by Whitney's estate trustees, Henry W.

Edwards and James Goodrich, for another eight years, the Armory continued to produce flintlock muskets for the U.S.

Ordnance Department. the milling machine invented by Eli Whitney, produced in the United States inand used by Simeon North to manufacture firearms. The first fully universal milling machine was built in by J.R. Brown of the United States and was used to cut helical flutes in twist drills.

Great deals on Whitney Gun Parts. Trick out or upgrade your firearm with the largest gun parts selection at Fast & Free shipping on many items. Eli Whitney (December 8, – January 8, ) was an American inventor, widely known for inventing the cotton gin, one of the key inventions of the Industrial Revolution and shaped the economy of the Antebellum South.

Whitney's invention made upland short cotton into a profitable crop, which strengthened the economic foundation of slavery in the United States. Finally, blending history and reportage, Whitney explores how twentieth-century turmoil and culture war led to today's climate of activism, partisanship, and stalemate, in a nation that contains an estimated million guns--and probably at least 60 million gun owners.

In the end, Whitney proposes a new way forward through our gun rights.

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The Whitney Wolverine is an advanced, "space-aged", lightweight aluminum, semi-automatic, LR caliber pistol created in It has a round magazine, a barrel inches ( mm) long and a weight of only 23 ounces ( g).

Each of these pocket model revolvers are pictured below. Whitney, and other firearms manufacturers struggled to produce reliable “revolvers” during the early s.

Sam Colt’s patent on his revolving mechanism did not expire until Prior to that time, Whitney and others had to offer alternative methods of turning the cylinder. Item Details. A selection of vintage firearm books featuring the first edition of The Whitney Firearms and the second printing of The Sharps three selections are bound in cloth covered boards.

The Whitney Firearms features illustrated endpapers, a frontispiece of E. Whitney and gilt lettering to the spine and front Sharps Rifle features a white on black illustration to the.

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Introduction General Works Individual Gunmakers Allen and Wheelock – Bullard Colt Deringer – Parker Remington – Ruger Savage – L.C. Smith Smith & Wesson – Whitney Winchester Price Guides and Collecting LC Subject Headings.The several pictured by Daniel E.

Williams in his WHITNEY book are noted as showing the same professional factory conversion as the New Model Army Remingtons converted by the Remington factory, including the dovetailed backplate. Some of the guns pictured by Williams in The Whitney Navy Revolver [/I ] bear Navy inspection marks, some do not.