#ThrowbackThursday: Colt Issued 'Revolving Gun' Patent
Samuel Colt was issued a patent for a "revolving gun" this week in 1836. Colt's Manufacturing Company and Connecticut have been synonymous for over a century, with the company being headquartered and founded in Hartford in the mid-1800s. Here is a look of Colt and Connecticut over the years through photos.
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Colt & Connecticut
Colt during the Flood of '38.