Originally Posted by Shoobee
Its a beautiful lever action rifle -- one of the original carbines in the history of the West and of Indian fighting.
I cannot think of a better all around carbine than the lever actions.
Winchester 1894, 99.9999999999999999999999999999% of the U.S. Government's military campaigns against the indigenous people was concluded before 1894.
The Winchester 1873 is designated as "the gun that won the West".
That is why I always liked High Chaperral, they used Henry rifles as props.