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Great information including much historical data on the companies that made the cartridges, as well as details on the unbelievable number of variations that exist in this popular collecting specialty. This is my favorite cartridge book out of the dozens I own. Previously owned copy but would almost pass for new except for two small (1/2”) tears at the top of the back dust jacket.5.00 (View Picture) 18818 CIVIL WAR SMALL ARMS AMMUNITION-ROUNDBALL TO RIMFIRE- THREE VOLUME SET!Remington became a subsidiary of Du Pont in 1934, and at about this time, the Du Pont logo appears on Peters boxes, on the back.B 40212 BROWNING AMMUNITION, 22 LONG RIFLE SOLID NOSE, 40 GRAIN. 5.00 B32827 BROWNING AMMUNITION, 22 MAGNUM NAIL DRIVERS, HOLLOW POINT. 5.00 B 40111 BROWNING AMMUNITION, 22 MAGNUM NAIL DRIVERS. Out of business after 1936, this is one of the last offerings from this historic company which dates back to 1869. Well, here it is...it's 2/3 full (34 rds) but remains a highly collectible box! Early 2-pc "Semi-Smokeless" labeling but dating is only a guess, say 1900-1910. In writing the caption for the earliest 32-20 box we had found prior to putting together this chapter in Giles & Shuey (pg 51), I stated that there should be a box label picturing an unheadstamped cartridge but "..has not been seen by the authors".
Photos and information courtesy of Randy Hedeen Here are some typical boxes from the Peters Cartridge Company, covering most of the 20th century.We prefer you ask by e-mail so we will have time to pull items before answering, or check with the owner if they are consignment pieces. If you don't have e-mail click here for telephone contact information. Scroll down the page to look at all of it, or use the links to get to the section that interests you most. ) - Superb reference for anyone interested in any type of cartridges.We have a nice assortment of ammuniton for collectors, best in the area of U. 384 pages, hardbound loaded with illustrations of cartridges, and boxes from makers all over the world. military variations alone is worth the very modest price of this great book. First copy we have had in about five years after we sold the last remaining copies from the author.All ammunition sales must adhere to applicable Federal, State and Local laws.] NOTE: We can not sell or ship ammunition to any residents of Kalifornia, Massachusetts or Illinois, or other states or localities run by liberal idiots. Vote the rascals out, or flee to freedom in another state while you still can!