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The Tools And Arms Surrounding The American Revolution

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The creation of the United States was catalyzed by the efforts of the Patriots, their allies, blacksmiths, and numerous others. Here, we examine the tools and weapons used by the parties at war during the decades leading up to the American Revolution, and their progression immediately afterwards.

Doglock Musket

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Iron Pig

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Powder Horn

National Park Service Museum

"Stamp Act" Tablespoon

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"US"-Branded French Bayonet

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American-made Bayonets

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British-produced Rifle For Indians

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"Potter" Saber

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Bullet Mold

National Park Service Museum

Ornate American Long Rifle

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