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Items for Sale/Wanted

Traditional Muzzleloading Firearms, Parts & Accouterments For Sale. NOTICE: You have to have been an ALR member for 30 days or more. This free service is for active ALR members only. ALR members may post items for sale for non-member friends, but the ALR member must handle the sale. Referrals to a non-member are not allowed. Items for sale must list the sale price. Items for trade must list an approximate value. Want-to-buy ads must state a price range or maximum you are willing to pay. Items for sale or for trade must be offered here on ALR, links to sales on other sites are NOT allowed. You may link to photos of the item on your website. See post inside for more info.

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Gun Building

Building Traditional Muzzleloading Firearms.

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Antique Gun Collecting

Study & Collecting of Antique Muzzleloading Firearms

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Contemporary Longrifle Collecting

A place to ask and learn about the guns and the makers of todays times

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Tools and equipment associated with traditional Long Rifles.

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Black Powder Shooting

Shooting Traditional Muzzleloading Firearms

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Helpful member provided tutorials (if you have one please contact a moderator for submission)

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Child Boards: Gunmaking tools and techniques- metal shaping, Gunmaking tools and techniques- woodworking, Accoutrements Tutorials, Miscellaneous Tutorials
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Shop Made Tools

This forum is dedicated to making and using tools, jigs and accessories, made in your own shop. It is for members only so please make sure your logged in. If you are not a member, please register.

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Virtual Museum and Library - Antique American Firearms & Makers

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American Kentucky Rifle Art

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Gallery - Schools of the Upper Susquehanna

Welcome to our presentation of a heretofore somewhat neglected study of up-river makers and their art.

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Museum Owned Pieces

These guns are owned by Public Museums - Shown by permission of the Museum

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Library & Museum Index by State / Area / School / Maker

Please be patient as this area is under intensive development. Index is incomplete at this time. Categories will be added as in "Unknowns" as time allows. Your comments and suggestions are welcomed. - Admin

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Child Boards: Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mid West (Other), New England, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Southern States (Other), Tennessee, Unknown Makers, Virginia, West Virginia
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WELCOME TO The ALR Virtual Library & Museum ---->> CLICK HERE TO ENTER <<----

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Child Boards: Basic Library Submission & Use Agreement / Instructions, American Gunsmiths, Museums and Exhibits open to the Public which offer displays of Kentucky Rifles, Kentucky Rifle Foundation, The National Rifle Association Longrifle Collection, J.S. Burson....Master Gunsmith, Wabash, Indiana, Gunsmithing History, Tools of the Riflemaker, A Laudenslager Family Bio, Peter Neuhart by Bob Smalser, The Shreckengost Collection, Earnheart, William: A biography ( Ohio) , Hall of Recognition, Ancestors of the American Long Rifle, Educational Materials & Research, Exhibits of Special Merit (Makers Unknown), Links to Previous ALR Posts - (Photos & Discussion), Links to Long Rifle Resources - ( In Print & Internet), Buck & Ball (Smooth Rifle), Fowlers, American Double Rifle, Midwest Long Arms, Midwest Short Arms, PA Short Arms Traditional Exhibits, Pennsylvania Long Arms Traditional Exhibits - (PA, MD, VA, WV), Mule Ear Upper Susquehanna, Relics (Antique Pistol & Rifle Furniture & Components), Transition Exhibits (ca. 1855 and later), New England Exhibits, New York Exhibits, Great Plains Exhibits , Southern Long Arms, Southern Short Arms, Far Western Exhibits, Rifles by Unknown Makers - Brass Furniture , Rifles by Unknown Makers - Iron Furniture
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Multi-Barrel: Swivel, Double, Other

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Last post by 7mmBR
in "The Bear Gun"
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Child Boards: Bisling, Boyer, David, Harder, Hawk, Hess, Laudenslager, Long, McCamment, Schreckengost, Other
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ID by Signature & Patchbox

A study of makers signatures and their related patchboxes. ( Disclaimer... Signatures or initials posted here are presented in good faith by developers of this site. We, however, cannot 100% guarantee originality and must rely on the integrity of those who present such.)

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Child Boards: "A", "B", "C", "D", "E", "F", "G", "H", "I", "J", "K", "L", "M", "N", "O", "P", "Q", "R", "S", "T", "U", "V", "W", "X,Y,Z"

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