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peekat_u_2
November 24, 2001, 11:40 PM
i have a witte's special .410ga . would like to know who made fire arms for witte hardware in St. louis Mo?

Harley Nolden
November 25, 2001, 05:31 AM
According to my records, Witte Special was made by Iver Johnson for Witte Hardware Co of St. Louis MO

HJN

peekat_u_2
November 27, 2001, 08:53 PM
do you know anything about the witte hardware store in st. louis mo.? when the business started and by whom {dates and such} it would help me to date this gun . It was bought by my Grandfather . Then shortly after his death in 1948. The gun was passed to my Father. Now i have been bestowed with my forefathers guns. Please forward any information that you are willin to depart with



again thank you jeff

godspeed

Steven Mace
November 27, 2001, 09:36 PM
Jeff, I would recommend contacting the people at The Hardware Companies Kollectors Klub (http://www.thckk.org/). They seem to specialize in the history of the major hardware companies that use to be located in St. Louis, MO including Witte Hardware. Hope this helps!

Steve Mace