Winchester 1873 - lever action rifle The Winchester 1873 was a significant improvement over existing lever guns, but marketing was key. Chambered for the same cartridges that fit the popular 1873 Peacemaker revolver, frontier “logistics” were solved.
This was one of the easiest long shot riffles to use back then. The Winchester guns were made by the Winchester family and are still widely known and used today. One of the most popular brand of guns ever used.