Observations on Colt's Second Contract Dragoons To The Cavalry
- Maker: Colt
- Model: Book
- Description: This study traces the history and the construction of the first model of the Colt Dragoon revolver supplied in 1848 to the U.S. Cavalry. The authors have produced a chronology for the revolver which set Samuel Colt on the road to financial success and have proven that the so-called Fluck model did not exist. Observations on Colt's Second Contract,November 2, 1847 by G. Maxwell Longfield and David T. Basnett. 28 pp., 28 ill.