Letter from Samuel Colt to Alden Partridge, 4 August 1841.

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Asks for information on Uriah Brown's invention for destroying ships of war; has been working on means to protect harbors and coastline. The writer signs himself as the inventor of Colt's Repeating Fire Arms.


Colt, Samuel, 1814-1862


Partridge, Alden, 1785-1854
Colt, Samuel, 1814-1862
Brown, Uriah, 1784-1853
Norwich (Vt.)
New York (N.Y.)
Coast defenses

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