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The Grand American

1924 to 1935 Pennsylvania Trapshooting Hall of Fame 1924 H. C. Deck Plymouth, OH 97 from 16 yards 1925 E. C. Starner Ithaca, NY 98 from 17 yards 1926 Sparrow Young Springfield, OH 100 from 23 yards 1927 Otto Newlin Georgetown, IL 98 from 20 yards 1928 Isaac Andrews Spartanburg, NC 95 from 20 yards …

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History of American Gun and Powder Companies

I. FOUNDING DATES AND LOCATIONS OF THE MAJOR GUN AND POWDER COMPANIES. 1802: DuPont Powder Company (Wilmington, Delaware) 1816: Remington Arms Company (Illion, New York) 1832: Parker Gun Company (Meriden, Connecticut) 1835: Hazard Powder Company (Hazardville, Connecticut) 1837: Colt Firearms Company (Hartford, Connecticut) 1848: Sharps Rifle Manufacturing Company (Hartford, Connecticut) 1852: Smith and Wesson (Springfield, …

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