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Our guns, in photos: Stories, reasons and beliefs behind our firearms

Yahoo Contributor Network
Gun owners write about their guns

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Whether they're used for hunting, hobbies or home protection, guns are an indelible fixture in America. To put a face to gun culture, Yahoo News asked firearm owners to share photos of their guns and write about why they have them and what they use them for. Here are some selected photos we received, followed by short essays about their weapons and views on gun control.

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