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Gatling, Richard Jordan 1818-1903

Overview
Works: 47 works in 58 publications in 1 language and 1,057 library holdings
Genres: Patents  History  Trade catalogs  Correspondence 
Roles: Author
Classifications: UF620.G3, 623.4424
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Jordan Gatling
Dr. Richard Jordan Gatling's Gatling gun patent drawings by Richard Jordan Gatling( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gatling Gun Company papers : by Gatling Gun Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This 11 item collection dates from October 10, 1883, to July 1897. The collection consists of a company report, shipping orders for Gatling Guns and accessories, letters regarding guns and directions for assembling the gun in 1883, a price list for the guns, and two unrelated items. The first unrelated item is to the Military Information Officer, Lt. Wipple, assigned to the Kentucky militia, from the Secretary of War, and is dated 1897. The document is a list of duties Whipple is to perform. The second item is also to Wipple regarding field equipment. The highlight of this collection is the Report on Improved Gatling Guns. It is 17 pages in length, with charts and other illustrations. It was prepared and stamped by the Gatling Gun Company in 1883. The primary author of the letters concerning Gatling Guns was R.J. Gatling, President of the company. The primary recipient is John B. Castleman
Record book by Harrison Veterans of 1840( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Constitution, by laws and minutes of meetings of republicans who voted for William Harrison in 1840 and intended to vote for Benjamin Harrison in 1888; activities mentioned include a parade escorted to the armory by the Wide Awakes and a Tippecanoe dinner
Colt Industries museum collection archives by Colt Manufacturing Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Samuel Colt patented his revolver with a mechanically rotating cylinder in 1835 and 1836. It revolutionized the firearms industry and was the first truly global manufacturing export in American history. The success of the revolver ultimately allowed Samuel Colt to incorporate Colt's Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Company in 1855. The Colt Industries Museum Collection records span from 1848-1949 and include blueprints, catalogs, price lists, and patents for Colt's Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Company products
President R.J. Gatling's address, January 19, 1897 by Richard Jordan Gatling( Book )

1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Maurice Thompson collection by Richard Jordan Gatling( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection contains hand-written letters and documents by Maurice Thompson, as well as three letters written to him in 1897 by Dr. Richard Gordon Gatling, inventor of the Gatling Gun. A hand-written manuscript entitled "The Spirit of Specialization" is enclosed in a blue folder. The "Hoosier Listening Post" article dated November 18, 1934, published in the Indianapolis Star, describes Maurice and his brother Will going hunting with bows and arrows. There are two copies, printed at Christmas 1934, of "Genius and Morality" by Maurice. This brief letter to Mr. Hoyt was originally written in 1887, and discussed Edgar Allen Poe and other writers. He wrote: "genius works independently of the moral character of the man who possesses it."
Miscellaneous manuscripts( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An open collection of miscellaneous manuscripts, including autographed letters and signed documents of John Jacob Astor, Erskine Caldwell, Richard Cobden, Charles Cornwallis, DeWitt Clinton, Albert Einstein, Jefferson Davis, Richard J. Gatling, Horace Greeley, Eugene Ionesco, Andrew Jackson, Ferdinand de Lesseps, Amy Lowell, Arthur Pinero, Ezra Pound, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt, Sir Walter Scott, Horace Seymour, George Bernard Shaw, Charles Sumner, Edwin M. Stanton, William Howard Taft, Daniel D. Tompkins, William B. Yeats and others
Machine guns : the "Gatling battery" - the Agar and Claxton guns - the French and Montigny mitrailleurs by Richard Jordan Gatling( Book )

2 editions published between 1860 and 1870 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Covers
Mr. Gatling's terrible marvel : the gun that changed everything and the misunderstood genius who invented it
Alternative Names
Gatling, R. J. 1818-1903

Gatling, Richard J. 1818-1903

Jordan Gatling, Richard 1818-1903

Richard Gatling

Richard Gatling Amerikaans uitvinder (1818-1903)

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