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West Series Part Three: 1911 Trial Pistols

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On this edition of Curator's Corner, John Popp joins National Firearms Museum Senior Curator Phil Schreier for Part Three of a special West Series featuring exhibits on location in New Mexico. Schreier and Popp are at the 2011 NRA National Police Shooting Championships in Albuquerque where a 1911 Centennial Exhibit features the trial pistols that competed for what became a 75-year government contract, the longest such contract in history for a service gun. Originally aired 10/6/2011.

Season 11