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Archive - May, 2019

The Philadelphia Deringer – How It Links To History

by Danielle Hollembaek 05/29/2019 Petite and purposeful, antique derringer pistols have served as practical, concealable guns for over 150 years. The story behind the small...Read More

How To Choose the Perfect Gun Cabinet

By Joel Kolander 05-21-2019 There comes a time when one realizes their current method of gun storage is, shall we say, inadequate. Maybe that pile...Read More
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A Response To Amoskeag Auction Company

05/17/2019 By Joel Kolander   Greetings to one and all, My name is Joel Kolander and here at Rock Island Auction Company I head up...Read More
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The 7 Most Sought-After Civil War Guns

by Danielle Hollembaek 05/08/2019 The Civil War, an era in America history that changed the country’s future. The war itself not only shaped the country...Read More
Uncle Al biography

Tack Driving Target Rifles of Uncle Al Freeland

By Joel Kolander 05/03/2019   When it comes to competitive target shooting, a name that one finds frequently is Al Freeland. He was known as...Read More
Big Arnold Chernoff

Gun Collecting Hall of Fame: Big Arnold Chernoff

By Danielle Hollembaek 05/01/2019 Collector firearms are most often sought when they possess an extraordinary rarity or historic significance or, but sometimes, the previous owners...Read More