Don’t throw away this shot. The pistols used in the infamous 1804 duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr will be on display from Friday, May 25-Sunday, June 24, at the National Postal Museum in Washington, DC.
The pistols are part of the exhibition “Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon,” along with mail, portraits and postage and revenue stamps that reflect Hamilton’s life and career as the nation’s first treasury secretary.
The museum’s news release has more information.
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