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1930 Dayton Bank Robbery

Bank Robbery Turned Gangster-Era Shootout

08/28/2015 By Joel Kolander   The Union Trust Co. Bank had a branch located on Xenia Avenue in Dayton, OH, that had been robbed three...Read More
Dillinger's Tommy Gun?

Did This Tommy Gun Rob A Bank?

08/21/2015 By Joel Kolander When RIAC received a very fine condition Thompson submachine gun for our 2015 September Premiere Auction, it came with a pretty...Read More
French Flintlock Pistol 60

5 Guns That Belong In the Met

Joel Kolander 08/14/2015 If you have an interest in gun or art collecting, you know that the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City...Read More
Colt 1851 Navy Revolver 36 percussion

The Admiral, The King, & The Inventor

Joel Kolander 08/06/2015 Think of the "action movie cop" stereotype. You know, the one who refuses to play by the rules, but is so good...Read More