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Updates and Edits by Date done
« on: December 13, 2020, 01:17:44 AM »
This digital format allows for updating and editing at any time. To assist the reader, the date and subjects updated will be outlined here so that one will not have to completely review the book to find additions, corrections and/ or edits.

June 3, 2012: The opening volume presents picture of 75 guns made by 41 makers.

Current guns pictured: 6.29.2012

Last Name  First Name    (#Guns Illustrated)
Albright,   Jacob    ( 1)
Albright,   Zachariah   (1)
Baum,   Samuel  ( 6 )
Baum,   Charles   ( 1 )
Beck,          Isaac    (1)
Benfer,   Amos    ( 2 )
Beerstecher   ,  Fredereick     (1)
Derr,   John    ( 1)
Driesbach, Jr.,   John    ( 2)
Dreisbach,   Samuel  ( 2)
Fisher, Paul G. (PGF)    ( 1)
Filman,   William ( 4)
Gabel,   H  (2)
Kiser,   A   (2)
"GK" , George Kolpitzer ( ?? there are several "GK" makers)    (1)
Laudenslager,   Samuel (5)
Laudenslager,   Wilhelm ( William)   (4)
Long,   Joseph ( 3)
Long, Josiah  ( 1)
Maize, Henry (1)
Miller, S (Simon or Samuel) ( 3)
Miller, William G   ( 3)
Morr,   Adam     (2)
Morrison, Samuel    (5)
Myer,   A  (1)
Parks, Sr.,   John   (3)
GS  ( Smith or Spangler)        (1)
SS  (1)
Schaefer,   Joseph  (2)
Seigfreid, Alescander   (1)
Smither    (1)
Specht, Elias     (1)
Specht,   Mose      (2)
St Clair,   Samuel H ( 2)
Urlich,   John G  ( 1)
JW,   ( 1)
Wetzel,   Jonathan    ( 1)
Young,   A  ( 1)
Attributed  ( 2)
Unknown   David R. Porter's Gun   (1)
Unknown   (5)

Update 6.26.2012

         "GS" added. Either George Smith or G. Spangle

         Correction: Gun attributed to Charles Baum #2, is now believed to      have be incorrectly identified. It is almost certainly William Laudenslager gun #3.( and moved to W. Laudenslager)

         Benfer, Amos   " The Christmas Gun" additional pictures added

         Correction    St Clair Location, not Juniata, but Kratzerville (Synder Co) and comments about the quality of his work.

Updated 6.29.2012

         Added guns by

         1: Alescander Seigfried
         2: "GK"     Kolpitzer, George, or perhaps another maker GK

Update 8.8.12
        Beck, Issac: A gun previously misidentified as " S. Baum" was properly identified (signed "I. B.") as Issac Beck and so moved.
        Baum, Charles Bio information added and 3rd Gun added ( #1). See "Note"

Update 8.11.12

       Unknown #5 added One of the finest examples of Upper Susquehanna characteristics exhibited.

Update 8.13.12

       Laudenslager, William     Added gun #4

       Laudenslager, Samuel    Added gun #5

Update 8.14.12[/font]

       Beck Family History added : Issac and Henry

       Specht, Moses Gun #2  attibution added

8.15.12 Update

       Baum, Samuel #6 added

Update 8.17.12

           Baum, Jacob     Biography added

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