These were retail outlets, but one presumes the main business activity was managing the sale of handguns and rolling-block military rifles.Military sales declined sharply after the 1860s, and the company’s diversification into consumer products was driven by the need to keep a large plant in the US and its workforce busy.
CLICK IMAGES TO EXPAND The scarcity of Remington shotguns sold with “New York & London” engraved on the rib is evidence that the British market favored the better-known Birmingham equivalent, like the toplever Isaac Hollis & Sons shown with the lifter gun for comparison.
Fine sporting arms were presumably seen as a part of this diversification effort, especially as the English and European market for such guns was a lot bigger than the American.
ot long ago a good friend and occasional client came into the shop with a recent acquisition that he thought we might find interesting. A closer look at the gun, however, raised a number of questions about where, exactly, it was made and, though this may seem odd, why. By the late 1870s Remington was making a vast range of products that were being sold worldwide.
Remington & Sons “lifter” shotgun dating from between 18, very well made, and in wonderful near-original condition. Remington & Sons, New York & London,” which is most unusual.
A few reasons cited are: There is probably some kernel of truth to all of them.
But the fact remains; there is no original, single, totally accurate database of serial numbers from 1866 forward that we are aware of.In addition to family heirlooms, Mayer has bought Leinenkugels items at auctions, garage sales, through trades with other Leinie’s collectors and even e Bay.The collection grew and grew until it consumed almost all of Mayer’s basement.NO DEAL Mike is resistant to Cahill’s deal -- he’d rather take his chances with his plan to get Gallo out on parole then turn on his one friend on the inside. The Federal Prosecutor will have to pull another string to make it happen, though, and quickly, before Gallo has the chance to make another move against Mike.Harvey wants to get Rachel involved in order to knock some sense into Mike’s head, but Donna warns Harvey that telling Rachel about the deal could ruin whatever future Mike has with her. NEW FACES, NEW FEELINGS Louis decides to reconfigure the offices so he’ll never have to look at the douchey faces of Stu and his team of traders again, and winds up falling head over heels in love with the architect he wants to hire.They use these documents as a reference and the documents should be limited to that use.