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My display for the show was called “Firearms, Tools and Traps of the Old American Fargo, North DakotaWest.I contains the oldest Leman Rifle that I know of “1830’s”, a Tryon Rifle 1837 for Indian Removal, a Late Hudson’sBay gun to the far left by Parker Field, and a 1820’s Barnett North West Gun far to the right. North WestThe display was judged Best of Show.
Rick is a Life member of the Dakota Territory Gun Collectors Assoc. The pictures were taken at the Dakota Territory Gun Collectors Assoc. Fargo Winter Show.
Copy and photos by Rick Pasche and supplied by Ken Gahagan.