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Thunder in Hand: Civil War Handguns

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

$5 – $10

The Salado Museum and College Park presents Thunder in Hand: Civil War Handguns, a presentation of historic firearms by author and Civil War weaponry expert, John C. Perry, Saturday, April 30 at 10:00 a.m. in the museum meeting hall at 423 South Main in Salado. Admission for the special event is $10 for adults and $5 for children (12 and under). Tickets can be purchased at the door or online at www.saladomuseum.org.

Mr. Perry will be showing and demonstrating a variety of weapons used by soldiers on both sides of the Civil War including muskets, carbines, pistols, bayonets, sabers and ammunition. He will explain where handgun technology was in 1861 describing the contributions made by such gun notables as Colt, Sharps, Remington, and Smith and Wesson, among others.

For more information on the event, please visit www.saladomuseum.org.

Details

Date:
April 30
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$5 – $10
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://saladomuseum.org/

Organizer

Salado Museum & College Park
Phone:
(254) 947-5232
Email:
director@saladomuseum.org

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Contact Email
director@saladomuseum.org

Venue

Salado Museum & College Park
423 S Main St
Salado, TX 76571 United States
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Phone:
(254) 947-5232
Website:
office@saladomuseum.org