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  • Collection: WWI Industry

Ammunition from a Vickers M1916 Machine Gun that was used by British forces in World War I.

The only anti-aircraft gun built for the United States army during World War 1. It was designed and built by the New Britain Machine Company.

A Browning Automatic Rifle Magazine produced at Stanley Works in New Britain, CT for soldiers in the US army during World War 1.

British artillery in action during World War I

A Browning Model 1917 used by American forces in World War I.

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An advertisement for the Colt 1911 which was used by the US Army during World War I.

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A advertisement by weapons maker, Colt Manufacturing Company.

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Colt Armory in 1906, located in Hartford, Connecticut.

Colt New Service revolver produced from 1898 through 1946, it saw action in World War I.

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4,600 Vickers Machine Guns were purchased from the Colt Manufacturing Company by the US government to arm the military.
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