|Lamson, Goodnow and Yale|| ||Windsor||Vermont||1850s||1860s|
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|War Department, July 11th, 1861||25.000 Special Model 1861 rifle muskets|
|War Department, October 7th, 1861||25.000 Special Model 1861 rifle muskets|
When Robbins & Lawrence went bankrupt in 1858 Lamson, Goodnow & Yale bought the most of their
machinery. An other purchaser was Colt. Lamson, Goodnow & Yale were a long time Colt associate.
Special Model 1861 (parts are interchangeable with Colt's),
lockplates were marked L.G.&Y. over Windsor Vt