Underhammer Pistol By Gibbs, Tiffany & Co., Sturbridge, Massachusetts

Date:
circa 1830-1840
Creator:
Gibbs, Tiffany & Co., Sturbridge, Massachusetts
Description (physical):

Iron/steel, figured maple. Length - 12 1/4"; Half octagon barrel length - 8 1/16"; Octagon section - 2 7/8"; About .30 caliber.

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
01/30/49
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Underhammer Pistol By Nathaniel Rider, Southbridge, Massachusetts

Date:
circa 1830-1840
Creator:
Nathaniel Rider, Southbridge, Massachusetts
Description (physical):

Iron/steel, maple. Length - 11 11/16"; Half octagon barrel length - 7 1/2"; Octagon section - 2 3/4"; About .30 calibre.

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
49.1.41
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Powder Tester Or Eprouvette

Date:
circa 1740-1760
Description (physical):

Iron/steel; brass; wood: walnut. Overall length - 6 7/8"; Barrel length - 1 1/2"; Wheel diameter - 1 3/8"

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
49.1.138
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Underhammer Pistol By Adin Ruggles, Stafford, Connecticut

Date:
circa 1830-1833
Creator:
Adin Ruggles, Stafford, Connecticut
Description (physical):

Iron/steel; wood: figured maple. 9 5/8" long, barrel 6" with 2" octagonal section

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
01/13/49
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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12-pounder Gun-howitzer Model 1857

Date:
1857
Creator:
Revere Copper Company
Location:
20 Bernard Rd,Virginia,Hampton,23651
Identifier:
2010.1234.0001
Institution:
Fort Monroe Casemate Museum
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Toy Cannon

One of the ironies of camp life is illustrated by the popularity of war toys.

Description (physical):

Metal. L 8.0, W 11.0, TH 1.6 cm

Location:
5001 Hwy. 395 Independence,California 93526
Identifier:
MANZ 7508
Institution:
Manzanar National Historic Site

Toy Gun

One of the ironies of camp life is illustrated by the popularity of war toys.

Description (physical):

Metal. L 8.0, W 11.0, TH 1.6 cm

Location:
5001 Hwy. 395 Independence,California 93526
Identifier:
MANZ 5503
Institution:
Manzanar National Historic Site

Percussion Musket

Date:
1854

Model 1841 Harpers Ferry Musket, 69 caliber. Although outmoded by the beginning of the Civil War, weapons of this type were used by soldiers of both sides.

Description (physical):

Wood, iron. L 148 cm

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0034
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park