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About Lindsay Schakenbach Regele

Assistant Professor of History, Miami University.  See profile: https://miamioh.edu/cas/academics/departments/history/about/faculty/schakenbach/index.html

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Firearms Law Workshop Mini-Symposium, Part IV: Regulation, Not Rights: the Early History of a National Firearms Industry

Posted by on August 23, 2019

It should be no surprise that today some of the biggest gun companies are in New England, where the government fostered the development of firearms manufacturing. These include Colt’s Manufacturing Company LLC (Hartford, CT), Smith and Wesson (Springfield, MA), and Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc., (Southport, CT). Although discussions of gun culture today tend to […]