Kit Carson's Double Barrel Shotgun

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Dublin Core

Title

Kit Carson's Double Barrel Shotgun

Description

This shotgun belonged to Kit Carson, famous scout, pioneer, and Indian and buffalo hunter. It is said to have been used in the first battle at Adobe Walls in 1864. It was given to Buffalo Bill Cody by Kit Carson.

This object is not currently on display.

Date

Circa 1860s

Identifier

90/11

Rights

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Citation

“Kit Carson's Double Barrel Shotgun,” Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, accessed January 28, 2022, https://pphm.omeka.net/items/show/3023.