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Reinhard, Peter

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Reinhard, Peter   Columbus Ohio 1847 1849
Reinhard, Peter   Loudonville Ohio 1849 1889

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Born in 1827 in Neiderberg, Bavaria, Germany, He came with his parents to Columbus, Ohio in 1832. He learned gunsmithing in Columbus and opened his own shop in 1847 arleady. In 1849 he moved to Loudonville where he bought the business of gunmaker William Sprague.

In 1855 he studied under William Billinghurst. At the 1877 national shoot he won the first prize.

Several hundred Kentucky style rifles, target rifles were made in over 30 years. The cost of such guns complete with wooden carrying case and accessories was US$ 50.