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Winner, James

Name Street Town State From To
Winner, James   Philadelphia Pennsylvania 1808  
Winner, James North Third street, Northern Liberties Township Philadelphia Pennsylvania 1812  
Winner, James 104 Walnut Street Philadelphia Pennsylvania 1813  


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Worked first fo the Virginia Manufactory as well as Deringer, Nippes, Steinman, Watt and WInner. They became the backbone of the new arms manufacturing on 1808. The Secretary of War, Mr. Coxe wrote on October 2, 1808 "You will observe that the Virginia Armory has operated as a school, & that the present contracts of the U.S. prevent the benefits of it from being lost."

Made the Model 1808 rifle for the government

Was also known as a swordmaker.