What is the history on a 12-guage double-barrel shotgun with the word Cruso and a picture of a rooster on the stock?
It would have been sold through Hibbard, Spencer, Bartlett & Company of Chicago sometime between the 1890s and 1950s. ...
Asked in Northern Ireland, World Currencies
What was the currency of Northern Ireland in the 1890's?
Northern Ireland did not exist in the 1890s, as it was only created in 1922 when it was partitioned from the rest of Ireland. In the 1890s, all of Ireland was part of the British Empire and so would have used the pound sterling. ...
Asked in Century - 1800s, Office Supplies
Did they use feather pens or regular pens in the 1890s?
They used feather pens in the 1890s, also no as a quill
Asked in Slavery
How was the treatment of slaves different in the 1850s from the 1890s?
Slavery was abolished in the 1860s after the Civil War, so there were no slaves in the 1890s. ...
Asked in History of the United States
The Populist Party of the 1890s was an example of a party formed chiefly to help a?
The Populist Party of the 1890s was an example of a party formed chiefly to help a ...
Asked in Firearms, Shotguns, Black Powder Guns
What country has a gun proof a small crown with a capital M below it and possible years for a W. Richards double barrel shotgun?
The W. Richards shotguns were mainly made in Belgium. They were an attempt by Sears Roebuck Company to cash in on the well known English gunmaker Westley Richards, but have no connection to the Westley Richards Company. There were listed in the Sears catalogs from the late 1890s and early 1900s. ...
Asked in History, Politics & Society
What were US soldiers called during the Indian Wars (1866-1890s)?
Buffalo soldier. Most were African Americans and the first federal park rangers. ...
Asked in Politics and Government
What were the spheres of influence in china in the 1890s?
In the 1890s there were 5 countries that made up a sphere of influence in China. The countries were Britain, France, Japan, Germany, and Imperial Russia. ...
How can a Winchester model 1890 rifle have a serial number 266453 indicating manufacture in 1906 according to two websites have a patent date of May 30 1911 on the barrel?
It sounds like you have a model 1890 with a barrel from a model 1906, 61, or 62. The 1890s were chambered for 22 short, long, and long rifle, but if chambered for 22 short it could fire ONLY 22 short, etc. It can use all three lengths if the barrel is replaced with one from the newer models. ...
Asked in Spain, Spanish Armada
In the 1890s Spain continued to maintain a far-flung empire?
Need help on this question: In the 1890s, Spain continued to maintain a far-flung empire. True or False? ...