History Stories
CATEGORY: Guns
The Notorious Botched Cover-Up That Became ‘Alabama’s Watergate’
August 7, 2017

It was police, not politicians, who misled the public in 1975. Read More

10 Things You May Not Know About Samuel Colt
July 18, 2014

On the 200th anniversary of Samuel Colt’s birth, learn 10 surprising facts about the gun manufacturer and industrialist. Read More

Guns Found on Outlaws Bonnie and Clyde for Sale
July 16, 2012

Nearly 80 years after the bloody shootout that killed the notorious outlaws Bonnie and Clyde, their handguns are being put up for auction. Read More

A Tale of Two Guns: Legendary Gangsters’ Revolvers Up for Auction
May 31, 2011

Al Capone’s gun will go up for auction next month, but a revolver that belonged the lesser-known gangster Cole Younger may fetch more money. Read More