26 episodes

A podcast for enthusiasts about firearms, history, museums, and more, with a goal of providing an understanding of what it’s like to work with these items in an environment that is becoming less and less accepting of the scholarship and work being done in this field.
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High Caliber History Logan Metesh

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A podcast for enthusiasts about firearms, history, museums, and more, with a goal of providing an understanding of what it’s like to work with these items in an environment that is becoming less and less accepting of the scholarship and work being done in this field.
Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/highcaliberhistory/support

    25: 400-Year-Old Pistol in the Well

    25: 400-Year-Old Pistol in the Well

    Director of Collections and Conservation Michael Lavin, Conservator Dr. Chris Wilkins, and Assistant Curator Janene Johnston of Jamestown Rediscovery are the guests for this episode of the High Caliber History podcast. We chat about the tremendous amount of history and historic objects at Jamestown, including a 400-year-old roman lock pistol found at the bottom of a well.

    For more info on Jamestown Rediscovery, visit: https://www.https://historicjamestowne.org/

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    • 59 min
    24: Swedish Cannons & English Singers

    24: Swedish Cannons & English Singers

    Kolby Lanham, History Researcher at The Alamo, is the guest for this episode of the High Caliber History podcast. We chat about a hugely ambitious project involving casting new cannons as well as an unlikely Alamo collector's big donation.

    For more info on The Alamo, visit: https://www.thealamo.org

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    • 36 min
    23: My Guns in Your Museum

    23: My Guns in Your Museum

    Danny Michael, curator of the Cody Firearms Museum, is the guest for this episode of the High Caliber History podcast. We chat about how he got started in museums, what it's like to do a complete renovation, and how curators get possessive and competitive with other curators.

    For more info on the Cody Firearms Museum, visit: https://centerofthewest.org/explore/firearms/

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    • 51 min
    22: Rare Guns Never Owned by Jesse James

    22: Rare Guns Never Owned by Jesse James

    Guns associated with famous outlaws have always been popular on the collector's market. On today's episode of the High Caliber History podcast, we're going to talk about famous and rare guns that were never owned by Jesse James. I promise that sentence makes sense!
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    21: Antique Arms are a Family Affair

    21: Antique Arms are a Family Affair

    This week's guest on the High Caliber History podcast is Jack Lewis, Director of Firearms for Lewis & Grant Auctions. Jack brings over 50 years of experience as a firearms and militaria historian, collector, researcher, and author. He is 2nd generation in this business and his son Bill is 3rd generation. Jack has been involved in some of the most important and high-profile sales in recent memory. For more information, visit www.lewisandgrant.com.

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    • 29 min
    20: Failed Revolver Designs

    20: Failed Revolver Designs

    A lot of inventions flop, and firearms aren't immune to this. Find out about 16 failed revolver designs in this episode of the High Caliber History podcast!

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    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

Daire Barefoot ,

Great!

Finally a podcast about the history of firearms, instead of political views!

Cubguy ,

Great podcast

Look forward to each new episode!
Thanks for a very informative show!

Grantscraft ,

LG

Looking forward to podcast. Great potential here.

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