Blackpowder Paper Cartridge

Charlie Hahn Sharps Cartridge Tubes

Principle owner of either company and severed his relationship with the Sharps management within two years after the initial company was formed in 1851. Richard Lawrence of the firm Robbins amp Lawrence then became the chief engineer of the Sharps action, refining it for mass production and making many mechanical improvements in the ensuing years. If you enjoy history, the Sharps story is a fascinating read. Christian Sharps first appears as an apprentice at the Federal Arsenal at Harper's...