M1

Date:
1945
Creator:
Springfield Armory, Springfield, MA
Description (physical):

Model: M1. Serial Number: 3245108. Firearm. Steel | birch. L: 43.5 Inches, H: 7.5 Inches. Top receiver: U.S. Rifle/ cal. 30 M1/ Springfield/ Armory/ 3245108

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue,Wyoming,Cody,82414
Identifier:
1998.33.28
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

3rd Model Ladysmith, 3" BBL, blue, square butt

Date:
ca. 1910-1921
Creator:
Smith and Wesson: Springfield, MA

Sharp, square butt. Purchased 3/14/76 from Harry Kamenski, Columbus, GA; 12,203 manufactured. Condition 99%.

Description (physical):

Model: 3rd Model Ladysmith, 3" BBL, blue, square butt. Serial Number: 22499. Firearm. Blue, wood. L: 3 in.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming 82414
Identifier:
1999.17.4v1
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Tip-Up Model

Creator:
J. Stevens and Co., Chicopee Falls, Mass., U.S.A.
Description (physical):

Model: Tip-Up Model. Firearm. L: 46.5 in. Top of barrel: J. STEVENS & CO, CHICOPEE FALLS MASS. PAT.SEPT.6.1864. butt plate: STEVENS / CHICOPEE FALLS / MASS. U.S.A.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
2002.14.3v1
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

St. Louis Type

Date:
1864-1869
Creator:
August Edward Linzel; St. Louis, MO
Description (physical):

Model: St. Louis type. Serial Number: 215. Firearm. Steel | wood | brass. L: 42.75 Inches, H: 8.5 Inches. Top of barrel, behind rear sight: A.E. Linzel./ St. Louis. Mo/ (arrow pointing right) 215

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1993.8.30
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Rifle, Breech Loading

Date:
1903-1932
Creator:
Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

Cutaway model; no sights; no finish

Description (physical):

Rifle | breech loading | repeater | self-contained metallic cartridge | gas operated semi-automatic | tubular magazine. Steel | wood. L: 36 Inches, H: 7 Inches. None

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1988.8.1935v1
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

.38 Saftey 1st Model

Date:
ca. 1887
Creator:
Smith and Wesson: Springfield, MA

Rare barrel length. Was nickel once. Nice polish job. Purchased 5-4-80 from Tom Lewis of Evergreen, CO. Manufactured: 5250. (Difficult to tell what condition was recorded by Jerome record.)

Description (physical):

Model: .38 Saftey 1st Model. Serial Number: 3988. Firearm. Rubber, nickel. L: 4 in.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming 82414
Identifier:
1999.17.150
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Peabody Rifle

Date:
1860-1870
Creator:
Providence Tool Co., Providence, RI, U.S.A.

Peabody rifle cut to be used as line throwing rifle.

Description (physical):

Rifle | breech loading | single shot | self-contained metallic cartridge | lever action. Steel | wood. L: 32.5 Inches, H: 7.5 Inches. Top of barrel: 5 [left side of barrel:] (proofmarks) [left side of receiver:] PEABODY'S PAT./JULY 22, 1862/MAN'F'D BY/PROVIDENCE TOOL CO./PROV. R.I. [on front barrel band:] S [on lever:] S [on lower tang:] H [on butt plate:] K [on right side of hammer:] K [on sling ring insert:] K [on rear sling swivel insert:] CONN 1022 [stamped in wood of butt stock near sling, swivel insert:] 3/1 38

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue,Wyoming,Cody,82414
Identifier:
1988.8.1484
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Winchester-Lee

Date:
1895-1902
Creator:
Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT, American

Lee Straight Pull Rifle (USN M1895). 5 shot bolt action rifle. One-piece walnut stock with separate walnut hand guard. Good condition with a few dents. All metal blued, good condition with little finish wear. 2 barrel bands: 1st band has bayonet guide and stacking swivel. 2nd has swing swivel. Both stud retained. Very high blade in stud front sight, adjustable sliding rear sight. Sling swivel on buttstock. Provision for a sling swivel on front of magazine. Designed by James Paris Lee, right to manufacture obtained by Winchester. Adopted by the USN in 1895. Read more »

Description (physical):

Model: Winchester-Lee. Serial Number: 12683. Firearm. Steel | wood | military | trigger ~ plain. L: 47.5 Inches. RECEIVER: WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO./NEW HAVEN, CONN. U.S.A./PATENT DATE YEARS 1893,1894,1895. N.C.T. AND ANCHOR (INSPECTOR'S MARKS).

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1988.8.694
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Second Model Single Shot Pistol

Date:
1905-1909
Creator:
Smith and Wesson, Springfield, MA

This firearm has all the distinguishing features of the Smith & Wesson Second Model Single Shot Pistol, but it is outside the serial range (1-4617) for the model. It also has patent dates on the barrel which Flayderman asserts the Second Model does not have. Some of this model used by U.S. Olympic Team between 1905 and 1910. Bright metal trigger, trigger guard and hammer.

Description (physical):

Model: Second Model Single Shot Pistol. Serial Number: 21850. Firearm. Rubber | steel ~ blued. L: 13.5 Inches, H: 5 Inches. Top of barrel: SMITH & WESSON SPRINGFIELD MASS. U.S.A. PATENTED OCT. 8. 01. FEB. 8. 08. SEPT. 14 [left side of barrel:] SMITH & WESSON [right side of barrel:] 22 LONG RIFLE CTG [right side of frame:] (Smith and Wesson logo inside) TRADE/MARK W.R.A. Co. 12-26-13 [forestrap:] 21850 [left side of grip frame:] 1.21 (superscript) K [grip panels:] (Smith & Wesson monograms)

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue,Wyoming,Cody,82414
Identifier:
1988.8.3040v1
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Model 1894 Sporting Rifle

Date:
1894-1896
Creator:
Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

Cut-away demonstration rifle. Left half of frame, barrel, etc. cut away. Rear of forend stock and forward part of shoulder stock also cut away.

Description (physical):

Model: Model 1894 Sporting Rifle. Serial Number: 1083XX. Firearm. Steel ~ blued | wood. Left side of barrel: MANUFACTURED BY THE/ -- WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO./ NEW HAVEN. CONN. U.S.A. PATENTED AUGUST 21, 1894 38-55 [bottom of frame:] 1083XX [upper tang:] MODEL 1894/ --WINCHESTER--

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1988.8.3134v2
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center