Where can I find out more about the history of Winchester Firearms?

We have a brief historical timeline for Winchester Firearms. Click here to view it.

You can also refer to one of the following resources for general history or to find answers to questions:

Buffalo Bill Historical Center
720 Sheridan Avenue
Cody, WY 82414
(307) 578-4031

An excellent resource for Winchester historical information is found in the book, "Winchester, An American Legend" by R.L. Wilson. Its 404 pages represent both a biography and comprehensive resource of facts. Nearly three hundred specially commissioned, full-color photographs, along with numerous historical photographs and drawings, are included. Published by Random House, Inc. Available at many local bookstores. Call (203) 526-9735 to order or write R.L. Wilson, PO Box 430, Hadlyme, CT 06439.

Also consider joining one of the following Winchester collector's organizations. Write to:

Winchester Arms Collector's Association (W.A.C.A.)
David Bichrest
Post Office Box 367
Silsbee, Texas 77656
Phone (409) 385-5768
Fax (409) 385-5726


Winchester Club of America
P.O. Box 354
Flossmore, IL 60422