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Sharps Rifles of Montana;The Austin Monk Collection by Janet Monk, Paper Back

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Janet Monks father, Austin Monk, died in 2005 and left her with more than 100 antique guns manufactured before 1900, mostly Sharps rifles.  They were scattered everywhere. Sixty-five of the rifles were stored in my Aunt Louise’s basement on a twin bed. A layer of guns, then a blanket, then another layer of guns, then an old bedspread, more guns, more blankets…on and on it went. There were Sharps, Winchesters, Remington Rolling Blocks, and Muzzle loaders.

This is the story of those guns.
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Recent Reviews Rating: Reviewed By: Christopher B. Review Date: 5/10/2014 Comments: A really nice quality book but there are only around 25 photos of Sharps, of which half (approx) are of the Sharps Borchardt, the rest of the book is made up of a Peabody, Luger, Pistols, Winchesters as well as stories about Cowboy Bob (?), Virginia City ...
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Rating: Reviewed By: Cody S. Review Date: 9/28/2013 Comments: Great pictures! 80 pages long in 8 1/2 by 11 format. It almost feels like a high quality magazine, but it is still a book. There are also lots of letters from Dr. Labowskie regarding information from the Sharps records about many of the specific rifles....
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