Texas Gun Collectors Association




Auction Houses   (top)

Amoskeag Auction Company, Inc.
Christies Auctions
CZERNY'S International Auction House
Engel Auction
Greg Martin Auctions
Hermann Historica Auction
Morphy Auctions
Rock Island Auction Company


Arms Shows   (top)

Baltimore Antique Arms Show
Chicago Civil War Show - C.A.D.A
The Hartford Antique Arms Show
Las Vegas Antique Arms Show
Wanenmacher's Tulsa Arms Show


Books   (top)

Blue Book Publications
Collector Grade Publications, Inc.
Cornell Vintage Gun Catalog Reprints
Gun Show Books
John Kopec Publications & Authentication Services
North Cape Publications


Clubs & Organizations   (top)

American Single Shot Rifle Association
American Society of Arms Collectors
Arms Collectors
Browning Collectors Association
Buffalo Bill Historical Center
BATF - Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms
Civilian Marksmanship Program
Colt Collectors Association
Colt Collectors old (forums)
Colorado Gun Collectors Association
Colorado State Muzzle loading Association.
Colorado State Shooting Association
Connecticut State Library (Colt)
Colorado Rifle Club
The Dallas Arms Collectors Association
Firearms Coalition of Colorado
Firearms Owners Against Crime
German Gun Collectors Association
Gun Owners Foundation
Gun Owners of South Carolina
Historical Breechloading Smallarms Association
Houston Gun Collectors Association
Independence Institute
International Ammunition Association, Inc. (IAA)
John Monroe Davis Gun Museum
Remington Cutlery Collector's Club
L.C. Smith Collectors Association
Marlin Firearms Collectors Association
Model 1911A1
Muzzle Loaders Association of Great Britain
National Firearms Association (Canada)
The National Muzzle Loading Rifle Association
NRA - National Rifle Association
NRA Foundation
NRA of Great Britain
New Mexico Gun Collectors Association
Ohio Gun Collectors Association
Parker Gun
Pikes Peak Firearms Coalition
Rare Winchesters
Remington Society of America
Ruger Collectors Association
Rocky Mountain Gun Owners
SAAMI Sporting Arms and  Ammunition Manufacturers Institute
Second Amendment Foundation
Sharps Collector Association
Single Shot Exchange
The Society of American Bayonet Collectors
Springfield Armory
Texas Gun Collectors Association
US Military Academy Museum
The U.S. Springfield Trapdoor Rifle Information Center
Utah Gun Collectors Association
Virginia Gun Collectors Association
Washington Arms Collectors
Weatherby Collectors Association
The Winchester Arms Collectors Association
Ye Connecticut Gun Guild
New Zealand Antique Arms Ass'n
Antique Bowie Knife Association
The Antique & Historical Arms Collectors Guild of Victoria (Australia)
Alberta Arms & Cartridge Collectors Association (Canada)
International Ammunition Collectors
Club Littlegun (Belgium)
Remington Society of America
Smith & Wesson Collectors


Dealers   (top)

Paul M. Ambrose Antiques
Arms and Antiques
Arms & Armour Auctions
Antique Arms American Inc.
Antique Arms at West Townsend
Antique Arms Inc.
Antique Guns
Armchair Gun Show
Arms Collectors.Com
Auction Arms Inc.
The Brecht Collection
Century International Arms
Cherry's Fine Guns
Civil War (Will Gorges)
Collectors Firearms
Douglas Carlson
David Condon
Ken Burton - Fine Antique Arms Ken Drake's Antique Arms
Elmira Arms
Flayderman & Co.
Dennis Fulmers Antique Firearms
Gutterman Historical Weapons, Inc
Gun Auctions
Hansen & Hansen Arms & Antiquities
Horst Held - Fine Antique Handguns
J & M Hunting Supplies & Marine
Mitch Luksich
J. Millet & Co.
James W. King (Antique Arms)
Legacy Firearms
Old Swords
Old Guns.Com
Old Guns.Net - John Spangler
Martin B. Retting, Inc.
Remington's Model 1911 R1
Springfield Minutemen (Antique Arms)
Larry Platt Military Antiques
Joe L. Salter - Antique Firearms
C.W. Slagle Antiques Inc
Turnbull Restoration
Monty Whitley Inc.
O. C. Young


Gun Site Sellers   (top)

Guns International - The Gun Dealer and Gun Enthusiasts New Best Friend


Firearm Sites and Forums   (top)

Firearms Talk - Community discussion forums and much more
Guntalk Online
Gun Broker
Gun Values Board
Paco Kelly's Leverguns
Nylon Rifles - Remington Nylon Rifles
Remington 1911 Blog
Rimfire Central - Hobby and info source for all rimfire ammo and firearms
Smith & Wesson Forums The Great Model 8 & 81


Historical   (top)

House of Karlina - Swedish Rolling Block Rifles
Village of Ilion - A History of Eliphalet Remington and the development of Remington firearms
Swedish Military Rolling Block Rifles


Magazines   (top)

American Firearms Industry
The Big Show Journal
Discount Gun Books
The Gun List (Krause Publications)
The Gun Report
Gun World
Gun Week
Guns And Ammo Online
Guns Magazine
Man at Arms Magazine & Mowbray Publishing
Muzzle Blasts Online
The National Rifle Association
The Shotgun News
The Trapdoor Newsletter
Women & Guns Magazine


Manufactures   (top)

Cimarron Firearms Inc


Reproduction   (top)

Replica Percussion Revolver Collector's Association
Republic Metallic Cartridge Co. The Society of Remington Revolver Shooters
United States Fire-Arms Mfg. Co. Inc (USFA)


Sporting Collectables   (top)

Old West Antiques
McKune's Sporting Collectibles
Collectible Antique and Obsolete Ammo


Western Clothing   (top)

Texas Jack's Wild West Outfitters



American Museums   (top)

National Firearms Museum
National Rifle Association
11250 Waples Mill Road
Fairfax, VA 22030
(703) 267-1600
Phil Schreier, curator
(18th, 19th, & 20th Century Firearms) (10/05)

The Art Institute of Chicago
The George F. Harding, Jr. Collection of Arms and Armor
111 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603-6110
(312) 443-3642

Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park
P.O. Box 2128
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742
(706) 866-9241
M. Ann Belkov, Supt.
(Claud E. Fuller Arms Collection) (7/04)

Cody Firearms Museum
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
720 Sheridan Avenue
Cody, Wyoming 82414
(307) 578-4117
Ashley Hlebinsky, Curator
Serial number research (307) 578·031

Colonial Williamsburg
P. O. Box 1776
Williamsburg, VA 23187-1776
(757) 229-1000
Erik Goldstein, Curator
(Revolutionary War Arms, & British arms 1702-1780) (10/05)

First Corps of Cadets Museum
227 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 267-1726
John McCaully, Curator
(U.S. Flintlock, Percussion, & Cartridge Military Arms) (7/04)

Fort Ticonderoga
P.O. Box 390
Ticonderoga, NY 12883
(518) 585-2821
Christopher Fox, Curator of Collections
(Colonial and Revolutionary War Arms) (10/05)

Frazier Historical Arms Museum (NEW! Opened May 22, 2004)
829 West Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202-2619
(502) 412-2280 or toll-free (866) 886-7103
Mr. Walter "Chip" Karcheski, Chief Curator of Arms and Armor
(Includes huge number of exhibits from England's Royal Armouries in addition to large and first rate collection of American arms.) (7/04)

Higgins Armory Museum
100 Barber Avenue
Worcester, MA - 01606-2444
(508) 853-6015 ext.17 Fax: .1-508-852 76 97 e-mail: jforgeng@higgins.org website:

J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Musuem
333 Lynn Riggs Blvd. (U.S. Route 66)
Claremore, Okla. 74018
( 918)341-5707

John M. Browning Memorial Museum
Rock Island Arsenal
Building 60
Rock Island, IL 61201
Kris Gayman Leinicke, Curator
(American military Arms) (10/05)

Maine State Museum
State House Station 83
Augusta, ME 04333
(207) 289-2301
Edwin Churchill, Chief Curator
(Collection of American Firearms expanded on Leister Collection) (10/05)

Metropolitan Museum of Art
5th Avenue at 82nd Street
New York City. NY 10028
(212) 879-5500 Ext. 3396
Stuart Pyhrr
(High Art Arms & Armor)

Milwaukee Public Museum Reference Library (Nunnemacher Collection)
800 West Wells Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233-1478
(414) 278-2736

Morristown National Historic Park
30 Washington Place
Morristown, NJ 07960-4299
(908) 766-8215
Susan Kopczynski, Curator
(Revolutionary War Arms) (7/04)

Mountain Post Museum
Fort Carson, CO 80913
(:303) 579-2908
James J. Bush

Museum of the Fur Trade
6321 Highway 20
Chadron, NE 69337
(308) 432-3843
(Indian Trade Arms) (10/05)

National Infantry Museum
Bldg 396- Baltzelll Avenue
Fort Benning, GA 31905
(706) 545-2958
(American Military Arms) (10/05)

The National Museum of American History (Smithsonian Institution)
14th Street and Constitution Avenue
Washington, DC 20560

(202) 633-3950
Bart Hacker, Curator, Division of Military History and Diplomacy
(American & European Arms) (7/04)

Saint Louis Art Musuem
1 Fine Arts Drive
St. Louis, MO 63110-1380
(314) 721.0072
(Arms and Armor gallery) (10/05)

Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum
2503 4th Avenue
Canyon, TX 79015
(15 miles south of Amarillo)

Springfield Armory National Historic Site
One Armory Square
Springfield, MA 01105-1299
(413) 734-6477 (office)
(413) 734-8551 (musuem)
Visit the Springfield Armory Cyber Museum on line at http://www.rediscov.com/spring.htm
John R. McCabe, Curator; Dru Bronson-Geoffroy, Archivist
(American Military Arms) (10/05)

Texas A&M Corps Center - Metzger Collection
1400 Tamu
College Station, TX 77843-1400
(979) 862-2862
Lisa Kalmus, CC Curator

Texas Civil War Museum
760 Jim Wright Freeway North
Fort Worth, TX 76108
(817) 246-2323
Ray Richey, President & Curator

Texas Heritage Museum - Hill College
112 Lamar Drive
Hillsboro, TX 76645
(254) 659-7750
John Versluis, Director

Texas Ranger Hall Of Fame

100 Texas Ranger Trail
WACO, TX 76706
(877) 750-8631
Bryon A. Johnson, Director

U.S. Army Ordnance Museum
Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21005
(410) 278-3602
(U.S. Military Arms and Ordnance) (10/05)

U.S. Cavalry Museum
Box 9232
Fort Riley, KS
(785) 239-2737
http://www.riley.army.mil/view/article.asp?id=843-2002-04-30-35648-81 (10/05)

U.S. Marine Corps Museum
Washington Navy Yard
Closed to the public as of 15 April 2005 (10/05)

U.S. Marine Corps Air·Ground Museum [CLOSED PERMANENTLY-
shifting to National Museum of the Marine Corps & Heritage Center] (7/04)

U.S. Naval Academy Museum
118 Maryland Avenue
Annapolis, MD 21402-5034
(410) 293-2108
Jim Cheevers, Senior Curator (10/05)

Valley Forge National Historic Park
1400 North Outerline Drive
King of Prussia, PA 19406
(610) 783-10000
Wallace Elms, Supt.
(George Neuman Revolutionary War Arms Collection) (10/05)

Walters Art Museum (formerly known as: Walters Art Gallery)
600 North Charles Street
Baltimore, 21201 USA Tel.: .1-
( 410) 547- 9000

West Point Museum
United States Military Academy
West Point, NY 10996
http://www.usma.edu/Museum (10/05)

Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve
1925 Woolaroc Ranch Road
Bartlesville, OK 74003
(918) 336-0307
Ken Meek