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MS 065 - Rudolph Kornbrath Collection

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MS 065 - Rudolph Kornbrath Collection, 1911-1935 | McCracken Research Library

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Collection Overview

Title: MS 065 - Rudolph Kornbrath Collection, 1911-1935Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Kornbrath, Rudolph

Extent: 14.0 Boxes

Date Acquired: 10/16/1986

Subjects: Colt firearms, Firearms, Kornbrath, Rudolph, Winchester Repeating Arms Company

Languages: English

Collection Historical Note

Rudolph J. Kornbrath began his career in gun engraving at the Ferlach school in Austria in 1904.  He emigrated to the United States in 1910, where he first settled in Cleveland and then Hartford.  In Hartford he was discovered by Colt, Winchester and other manufacturers and by private enthusiasts of the engraved firearm.  He remained active through 1937, when a stroke ended his career.  He died February 23, 1946.

Subject/Index Terms

Colt firearms
Firearms
Kornbrath, Rudolph
Winchester Repeating Arms Company

Administrative Information

Repository: McCracken Research Library

Access Restrictions: McCracken Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials. Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation or publication. Contact McCracken Research Library for more information.

Acquisition Source: J. Bassett Collection

Acquisition Method: purchase

Preferred Citation: Rudolph Kornbrath Collection, MS 65, McCracken Research Library, Buffalo Bill Center of the West


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Series 2: Photographs and ClipartAdd to your cart.
Box MS65.03Add to your cart.
Item PN.65.01: rifle receiverAdd to your cart.
Item PN.65.02: Colt single action revolverAdd to your cart.
Item PN.65.03: Colt single action and a Smith and Wesson 3rd modelAdd to your cart.
Item PN.65.04: partially disassembled Smith and Wesson .22LR, right sideAdd to your cart.
Item PN.65.05: partially disassembled Smith and Wesson .22LR, right sideAdd to your cart.
Item PN.65.06: partially disassembled Smith and Wesson .22LR, left sideAdd to your cart.
Item PN.65.07: Smith and Wesson .38 Special, right sideAdd to your cart.
Item PN.65.08: Smith and Wesson .38 Special, left sideAdd to your cart.
Item PN.65.09: rifle receiver, topAdd to your cart.
Item PN.65.10: Colt 1911, TopAdd to your cart.
Item PN.65.11: Colt 1911, BottomAdd to your cart.
Item PN.65.12: Colt 1911, TopAdd to your cart.
Item PN.65.13: Winchester Model 21, sideAdd to your cart.
Box MS65.04Add to your cart.
Folder MS65.04.01Add to your cart.
Item P.65.01: Rudolph J. KornbrathAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.04.02Add to your cart.
Item P.65.02: Rifle Magazine floor plateAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.03: shotgun breechAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.04: Roosevelt’s gunAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.05: designsAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.06: shotgun breechAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.07: shotgun breechAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.08: Rifle Magazine floor plateAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.09: Rifle Magazine floor plateAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.10: partially disassembled S&W .22 LRAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.11: shotgun side platesAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.12: shotgun breechAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.13: Ballard rifle receiver, right sideAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.14: Ballard rifle receiver, left sideAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.15: Ballard rifle receiver, left sideAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.16: Ballard rifle receiver, left sideAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.17: Colt Bisley revolver, .44 Russian or .44 S&W SpecialAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.18: S&W revolver with likeness of Buffalo Bill inlaid on frameAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.19: S&W revolver with likeness of Buffalo Bill inlaid on frameAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.04.03Add to your cart.
Item P.65.20: shotgun breechAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.21: Ballard Rifle receiverAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.22: Rifle Magazine floor plate coversAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.23: Rifle Magazine floor plate coverAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.24: Rifle magazine floor plate coverAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.25: shotgun receiverAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.26: trigger guard and butt plateAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.27: ram and deer designAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.28: ram and deer photoAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.29: shotgun receiverAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.30: magazine floor plateAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.31: magazine floor plateAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.32: Winchester model 21 receiverAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.33: Winchester model 21 receiverAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.34: shotgun receiverAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.35: plates of various designsAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.36: plates of Colt and Smith and WessonAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.37: Smith and Wesson revolverAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.38: Smith and Wesson revolverAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.39: Smith and Wesson revolverAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.40: various pullsAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.41: rifleAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.42: rifleAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.43: rifleAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.44: shotgun receiverAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.45: shotgun receiverAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.04.04Add to your cart.
Item P.65.46: unknownAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.47: photos from movie “Devil Tiger”Add to your cart.
Item P.65.48: photos from movie “Devil Tiger”Add to your cart.
Item P.65.49: photos from movie “Devil Tiger”Add to your cart.
Item P.65.50: photos from movie “Devil Tiger”Add to your cart.
Item P.65.51: photos from “Destry Rides Again”Add to your cart.
Item P.65.52: photos from “Destry Rides Again”Add to your cart.
Item P.65.53: photos from “Destry Rides Again”Add to your cart.
Item P.65.54: “Hidden Gold”, a Tom Mix ProductionAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.55: “The Trail Drive”, a Ken Maynard ProductionAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.56: unknownAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.57: unknownAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.58: unknownAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.04.05Add to your cart.
Item P.65.59: shotgunAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.60: shotgunAdd to your cart.
Item P.65.61: shotgunAdd to your cart.
Box MS65.05Add to your cart.
Folder MS65.05.01: western scenesAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.05.02: western scenesAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.05.03: western scenesAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.05.04: bearsAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.05.05: predatorsAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.05.06: upland birdsAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.05.07: waterfowlAdd to your cart.
Box MS65.06Add to your cart.
Folder MS65.06.01: fishingAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.06.02: moose, deer, sheep,  etc.Add to your cart.
Folder MS65.06.03: safari scenesAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.06.04: miscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.06.05: hunting dogsAdd to your cart.
Box MS65.07Add to your cart.
Folder MS65.07.01: sample cards of scroll engraving and outdoor scenesAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.07.02: sample cards of outdoor scenesAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.07.03: various pictures of religious figures and outdoor scenesAdd to your cart.
Box MS65.08Add to your cart.
Folder MS65.08.01: brochures with sample picturesAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.08.02: German art catalogAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.08.03: magazinesAdd to your cart.
Box MS65.09Add to your cart.
Folder MS65.09.01: photo print of Buffalo hunt photo of Gatling gun old envelopesAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.09.02: copy of The American Field, newspaper clip art encased in Styrofoam, Richard Friefe art bookAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.09.03: lettering sample, clip artAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.09.04: design sample, clip artAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.09.05: design sample, clip artAdd to your cart.
Folder MS65.09.06: architectural sheet metal catalogAdd to your cart.

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