150 years? Sure went fast. The history of Winchester is practically the history of America from the end of the Industrial Revolution until today. It's the time period that some call the Technological Revolution. Most certainly the history of Winchester is tied up in the great American westward expansion. In a few short decades everything changed and Winchester became one of the most recognizable names in the world. Enjoy the timeline of Winchester history here on our site or the equally detailed timeline created by Winchester Ammunition.