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Volcanic Firearms

Name Street Town State From To
Volcanic Firearms       1854 1857

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see Volcanic Repeating Arms Company, Smith & Wesson and Winchester

.30 caliber, 3 1/2" barrel
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.31 caliber, 4" barrel, manufactured by Smith & Wesson, Norwich, Connecticut
very rare iron-frame pistol, manufactured in 1854
right side

A rare type of early repeating "cartridge" firearm, with a total production of only 1000! Innovative design and the predecessor to the Volcanic, Henry and Winchester guns.