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MS 020 - Winchester Repeating Arms Company Archives Collection

Overview

Abstract

Administrative Information

Detailed Description

World War I

World War II

Tom Hall Winchester Files

Winchester Subject Files

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Winchester History, Advertisements, Press Releases, and Books

Domestic Catalogs

Foreign Catalogs

Polishing Shop Record Books

Various Winchester Historical Material

P-14 Enfield

Patents

Winchester Litigation Records

Box 37

Box 38

Bound Volumes

Photographs

Addition



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MS 020 - Winchester Repeating Arms Company Archives Collection, 1857-1980 | Harold McCracken Research Library

By Nathan Bender, Jacob Smith, and Joshua Brown

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Collection Overview

Title: MS 020 - Winchester Repeating Arms Company Archives Collection, 1857-1980Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Winchester Repeating Arms Company

Extent: 100.0 Boxes

Date Acquired: 01/01/1976

Abstract

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.

Administrative Information

Repository: Harold McCracken Research Library

Access Restrictions: McCracken Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials. Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation or publication. Contact McCracken Research Library for more information.

Acquisition Source: Olin Corporation

Acquisition Method: Gift

Related Publications: Rare Books - "Winchester Goes to War!"

Preferred Citation: Winchester Repeating Arms Company Archives Collection, MS 20, McCracken Research Library, Buffalo Bill Center of the West<span style="display: none;"> </span>


Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Series:

[Series 1: World War I, 1914 - 1923],
[Series 2: World War II, 1932 - 1954],
[Series 3: Tom Hall Winchester Files, 1970-1979],
[Series 4: Winchester Subject Files, 1900 - 1980],
[Series 5: Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1876 - 1958],
[Series 6: Winchester History, Advertisements, Press Releases, and Books],
[Series 7: Domestic Catalogs, 1884 - 1999],
[Series 8: Foreign Catalogs, 1898 - 1959],
[Series 9: Polishing Shop Record Books, 1877 - 1953, 1980],
[Series 10: Various Winchester Historical Material, 1907 - 1956],
[Series 11: P-14 Enfield, 1914 - 1918],
[Series 12: Patents, 1872 - 1949],
[Series 13: Winchester Litigation Records, 1871 - 1951],
[Box 37],
[Box 38],
[Series 16: Bound Volumes, 1919 - 1958],
[Series 17: Photographs],
[Series 18: Addition],
[All]

Series 7: Domestic Catalogs, 1884 - 1999Add to your cart.
The Winchester Repeating Arms Company copies of domestic American catalogs date from 1884 to 1999.  Included are catalogs associated with firearms and outdoor sporting goods.  Arrangement is alphabetical by company name.
Box 15Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Abercrombie & FitchAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Abercrombie & FitchAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Abercrombie & FitchAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Adolph, Fred (Modern Guns)Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Aldens, 1953Add to your cart.
Folder 6: American E.C. & Schultz Powder Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Eulogio ArosteguiAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Amateur Trapshooting Association of America, 1923Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Barney & BerryAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Bausch & LombAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: L.L. BeanAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Belding & MullAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: BenjaminAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Berlin Glove Co., Mid-Western SportlogsAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Bond Electric Corporation Radio BatteriesAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Bowrne & BondAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: BraytonsAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: James W. Brine & Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 19: BrownellAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: BrowningAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: Browning B & AAdd to your cart.
Folder 22: BuehlerAdd to your cart.
Folder 23: California Arms Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Chemical Warfare Ordinance MunitionsAdd to your cart.
Folder 25: Chamberlin Cartridge & Target Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Columbian University, February 1902Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Columbian Air GunAdd to your cart.
Folder 28: ColtAdd to your cart.
Folder 29: ColtAdd to your cart.
Folder 30: Compass Instrument & Optical Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 31: H.W. Cooey Machine & Arms Co., Ltd.Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Max Cook, Sporting Goods Catalog, 1931Add to your cart.
Folder 33: Crosman Arms Company, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 34: Cullen Ball Bearing Rifle GunsAdd to your cart.
Folder 35: DaisyAdd to your cart.
Folder 36: DakinAdd to your cart.
Folder 37: Charles Daly, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 38: Dockendorff SightsAdd to your cart.
Box 16Add to your cart.
Folder 1: DuPontAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: DuPont Powder Co. - "Powders I Have Used" by Annie Oakley, 1914Add to your cart.
Folder 3: E.I. DuPont de Nemoures Powder Co. Schultze Powder, 1914Add to your cart.
Folder 4: FederalAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Fecker, J.W. Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Firearms International CorporationAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: H.D. Folsom Arms CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: H.D. Folsom Arms Company, Catalog 13Add to your cart.
Folder 9: H.D. FolsomAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: H.D. FolsomAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: E.P. Follett & Co.Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Fray-Mershon, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 13: J.L. GalefAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Garland's New Streamlining of AutomaticsAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Godfrey Import CorporationAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Golden State Arms CorporationAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Griffin & Howe, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Hardinge Sales Company, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 19: H & R Arms CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: H & R Arms CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: H & R Arms CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 22: Hercules Powder CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 23: Hercules Powder CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 24: Herter's IncorporatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 25: J. C. HigginsAdd to your cart.
Folder 26: Hi-StandardAdd to your cart.
Folder 27: Hopkins & Allen Arms CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 28: Hotchkins Catalogue, 1889Add to your cart.
Folder 29: Russell Sporting Goods Company CatalogAdd to your cart.
Folder 30: Ideal Manufacturing CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 31: Ideal Manufacturing Company Handbook (Lyman)Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Ideal Manufacturing Company Handbook (Lyman), Ideal Retail Price ListAdd to your cart.
Folder 33: Jackson ArmsAdd to your cart.
Folder 34: Iver Johnson's Arms & Cycle WorksAdd to your cart.
Folder 35: Iver JohnsonAdd to your cart.
Box 17Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Jarvis Manufacturing, Inc. Flex-ChokeAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Johnson Automatics IncorporatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Kessler Arms Corporation (Pneumatic Rifles, Lever Action Shotguns)Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Kimball Arms CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: King Air GunsAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: King Gun Sight Company, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Kirtland Brothers & Company, Inc. CatalogAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Kirkwood Brothers, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Kirtland Brothers & Company, Inc. CatalogAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Leupold & Stevens InstrumentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Lyman Gunsight CorporationAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Lyman Gunsight CorporationAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Marble Arms & Manufacturing CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Marble Arms CorporationAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Marshall-Wells Hardware CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Marlin Firearms CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Marlin Firearms CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Marlin Firearms CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Mills Woven Cartridge Belt CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: Morly-Murphy Hardware Company, Morrill Target CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: O.F. Mossberg & Sons, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 22: O.F. Mossberg & Sons, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 23: O.F. Mossberg & Sons, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 24: National Target & Supply CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 25: National Skeet Shooting AssociationAdd to your cart.
Folder 26: National SportsmanAdd to your cart.
Folder 27: Noble Manufacturing Company, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 28: R. NoskeAdd to your cart.
Folder 29: L. Oppleman Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 30: Pacific Gunsight CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 31: Parker-Hale Ltd.Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Page-Lewis Arms CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 33: Peters Cartridge DivisionAdd to your cart.
Folder 34: Philadelphia Single Trigger CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 35: Poly-Choke CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 36: Production Equipment CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 37: Range Finding Sight CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 38: Redfield Gunsight CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 39: Reed Manufacturing CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 40: Remington Arms UMCAdd to your cart.
Folder 41: Remington Arms CompanyAdd to your cart.
Box 18Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Remington UMC Catalog, 1923Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Remington Arms Company, 1930sAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Remington Arms Company, 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Remington Arms Company - Brochures, 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Remington Arms Company - Brochures, 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Remington Catalog No. 50, 1950Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Remington Arms Company - Parts Price List, 1956 - 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Remington Arms Company - Brochures, 1950sAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Remington Arms Company - Brochures, 1950sAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Remington Arms Company - Price List Brochure, 1960sAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Remington Arms Company - MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Remington Arms Company - Advertisements and BrochuresAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Remington Arms Company - MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Remington Arms Company - InstructionsAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Richardson Industries, Inc.; Richland Arms Company; Winchester Arms CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Safeguarding Military Information - Army Regulations, June 10, 1939Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Savage Arms Company - Brochures, 1950sAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Savage Arms Company - Brochures, 1960sAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Savage Arms Company - Model PamphletsAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: Savage Arms Company - Correspondence, January 18, 1957Add to your cart.
R.S. Holmes to T.E. Hall re: Savage .300 Cartridge
Folder 21: Savage Arms Company - Catalogs, 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 22: Savage Arms Company - History by G.R. Walrous, September 10, 1945Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Savage Arms Company - Catalogs, 1930sAdd to your cart.
Folder 24: Savage Arms Company - Early CatalogsAdd to your cart.
Folder 25: Savage Arms Company - Catalog, 1919Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Savage Lewis Gun Model, 1915Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Savage Arms Company - Catalogs, 1920sAdd to your cart.
Folder 28: Schoverling, Daly & Gales - Catalog 87, 1922Add to your cart.
Folder 29: Schoverling, Daly & Gales - Sporting Goods Catalog No. 90, 1924Add to your cart.
Folder 30: Sears, Roebuck & Company, 1924Add to your cart.
Folder 31: R.F. Sedgley, Inc. - Catalog No. 6Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Sequoia Importing Company, 1925Add to your cart.
Box 19Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Shapiro Sporting GoodsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Simmons Gun Catalog, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Skates, Roller & Ice CatalogsAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Slazengers (Australia) Pty. Ltd.Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Smith's Patent Gun Sight Company, 1902Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Smith & Wesson Inc. - BrochuresAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Smith & Wesson Inc. - MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturer's InstituteAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Sporting BallistiteAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Sporting Goods Salesman, November 1922Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Springfield Armory Models Since 1795Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Stauffer, Eshleman & Co. - Catalog No. 56sAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: J. Stevens Arms and Tool CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Sub-Target Gun CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Telescopes for Springfield - AdvertisementsAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Edward K. Tryton Company - CatalogsAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Edward K. Tryton Company - CatalogsAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Union Hardware Company - Gun Implements and Police GoodsAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: United States Cartridge CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: United States Cartridge CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 22: Valtion Metallitehta'atAdd to your cart.
Folder 23: Vaver Corporation - Firearm SightsAdd to your cart.
Folder 24: Vickers Armstrongs Ltd.Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Von Lengerke & Antoine, Catalog No. 67 & 73Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Von Lengerke & Detmold, 1900Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Von Lengerke & Detmold Inc., 1925-1926, 1927-1928Add to your cart.
Folder 28: Warner Objective Sighting SystemAdd to your cart.
Folder 29: Weatherby's Inc.Add to your cart.
Folder 30: W.R. Weaver Company, 1952Add to your cart.
Folder 31: Wells Fargo Bank & Union Trust CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 32: Westchester Trading PostAdd to your cart.
Folder 33: Western Auto Hunting CatalogAdd to your cart.
Folder 34: Western Arms CorporationAdd to your cart.
Folder 35: Western Cartridge CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 36: Western Cartridge Company - BrochuresAdd to your cart.
Folder 37: Western Cartridge Company - MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder 38: Western Cartridge Company - BrochuresAdd to your cart.
Folder 39: Whitney Arms Company, January 1884; November 15, 1862Add to your cart.
Folder 40: Whitney FirearmsAdd to your cart.
Folder 41: Wilkes-Barre Gun CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 42: Williams Gun Sight CompanyAdd to your cart.
Folder 43: William M. Locke - Antique Firearms Sales ListAdd to your cart.
Folder 44: Winchester AmmunitionAdd to your cart.
Box 20Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Winchester Reloading Catalogs, 1992, 1994, 1997Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Winchester Ammunition Brochures, 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Winchester Ammunition Catalogs, 1986 - 1999Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Winchester Gun MuseumAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Winchester Model Information - M21, M42, M88Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Winchester Radio & Flashlight BatteryAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Winchester Repeating Arms Company - Advertising Flyers, Publications and Price List, 1910 - 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Winchester Sales Manuals & Production Bulletin, 1920sAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Winchester Sales Manuals, 1933, 1934, 1941Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Winchester-Western Sporting Arms & Ammunition Catalogs, 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Winchester-Western Sporting Arms, Ammunition, & Reloading Components Catalogs, 1976, 1977, 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Winchester Sporting Arms & Ammunition Catalogs, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Winchester Sporting Equipment CatalogsAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Winchester "The Sport of Trapshooting"Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Winchester Tool & Fishing CatalogsAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Winchester W Brand (Brochures)Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Wyeth Hardware & Mfg. Company, 1924Add to your cart.
Box 39Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Winchester Firearms Catalogs, 1982-1993Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Winchester Firearms Catalogs, 1994-1999Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Winchester Special Editions & Custom Firearm Catalogs, 1983-1999Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Winchester Catalogs - MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Winchester Dates of Manufacture 1 of 1,000Add to your cart.
Folder 6: "A Survey of the Winchester Model 1894 - Records Serial Numbers 1 - 353,999"Add to your cart.
Box 40Add to your cart.
Folder 1: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1888Add to your cart.
Folder 2: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1897Add to your cart.
Folder 3: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1901Add to your cart.
Folder 4: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1904Add to your cart.
Folder 5: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1905Add to your cart.
Folder 6: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1906Add to your cart.
Folder 7: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1907Add to your cart.
Folder 8: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1913Add to your cart.
Folder 9: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1918Add to your cart.
Folder 10: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1919Add to your cart.
Folder 11: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1921Add to your cart.
Folder 12: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1924-1925Add to your cart.
Folder 13: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1926Add to your cart.
Folder 14: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1929Add to your cart.
Folder 15: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1934Add to your cart.
Folder 16: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1936Add to your cart.
Folder 17: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1937Add to your cart.
Folder 18: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1940Add to your cart.
Folder 19: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), 1942Add to your cart.
Folder 20: L.C. Smith Catalog (Photocopy), VariousAdd to your cart.

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: World War I, 1914 - 1923],
[Series 2: World War II, 1932 - 1954],
[Series 3: Tom Hall Winchester Files, 1970-1979],
[Series 4: Winchester Subject Files, 1900 - 1980],
[Series 5: Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1876 - 1958],
[Series 6: Winchester History, Advertisements, Press Releases, and Books],
[Series 7: Domestic Catalogs, 1884 - 1999],
[Series 8: Foreign Catalogs, 1898 - 1959],
[Series 9: Polishing Shop Record Books, 1877 - 1953, 1980],
[Series 10: Various Winchester Historical Material, 1907 - 1956],
[Series 11: P-14 Enfield, 1914 - 1918],
[Series 12: Patents, 1872 - 1949],
[Series 13: Winchester Litigation Records, 1871 - 1951],
[Box 37],
[Box 38],
[Series 16: Bound Volumes, 1919 - 1958],
[Series 17: Photographs],
[Series 18: Addition],
[All]


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