Minneapolis Institute of Arts     Recently remodeled and adding many new galleries, the MIA attains world class stature with the leadership of Dr. Evan Maurer.

Custer Battlefield Historical & Museum Association  Interesting site with much information on the Little Big Horn battle and related historical events.

Buffalo Bill Historical Center Museum. This is western Americana at its best. Also the source for historical documentary records on Winchester firearms.

Long Range Muzzleloaders.  Home page of the Long Range Muzzleloading rifle.  Dedicated to  study and shooting of target and match rifles

Contemporary research on British lockmaking and related trades

National Archives and Records Administration. A starting point for historical research.

  1. S. Navy Historical Center.A comprehensive site often useful for Naval research.  A consortium of many world wide book sellers offering new and out of print books.                                                                                      

Contemporary Longrifle Association.  Site has a number of contemporary gunmakers/ producing longrifles.

Brownells   Supplier of gunsmithing parts, extensive catalog and known for prompt service.

Mark Silver Gunmaker.  Mark’s work is regarded as among the best and remarkably shows the wide range of his talents.  From  highly decorated 18th century European work to British magazine rifles.