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Description: Students working in a sloyd room at the Indian Industrial School. A sloyd is a type of wood-carving knife.
Description: A group of men from the Newaygo Lumber Company use a pulley system to lift logs off the snow-covered ground. A team of horses stands on the right.
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Description: A road crew repairs a street.
Description: Three students work in the shop for a cabinetmaking class at Milwaukee Vocational and Adult Schools.
Description: Page from the scrapbook of bike hosteling trips sponsored by Neighborhood House, with highlights from the second hostel trip to the Post Farm Hostel in Mad...
Description: Two men load logs onto the bed of an International D-Line truck. A forest and mountain are in the background.
Description: Interior of the Ridgeway Lumber Store before the opening on May 15, 1948. Owned by Elmer and Willard Droster, and G. Wichman.
Description: Man with International Harvester 3688 tractor with maintenance panels open near shed roof overhang.
Description: Local Unions 154, 182 and 802 posed in front of the Wisconsin State Capitol. Includes Madison Locals of Brewery Workmen, Carpenters & Joiners, Cigar Makers...
Description: Rural school teachers working outdoors use tools to construct a sawdust germination box for corn.
Description: A police officer sits on a stool in a woodshop.
Description: Two men use a crosscut saw to cut a hemlock log while a third watches. A splitting maul and a splitting wedge rest on a tree stump in the foreground. Smoke...
Description: Catalog cover with color illustration of a woman sitting on a ledge with one hand on her temple and the other hand holding a drafting compass. Under her ar...
Description: Girl (Theresa Castanga?) making adjustments to the front wheel of her bicycle on a bike hosteling trip in Madison sponsored by Neighborhood House.
Description: An Ojibwa Indian whittles strips of wood for the sides of a canoe under construction.
Description: Driver Roman (Bud) J. Engels tightens the cable holding logs together on International 8066 Heavy Equipment Transporter (HET) used for logging.
Description: A man attaches wheels to an International Cub Cadet lawn tractor at the company's Louisville Works factory. Other men are working in the background.
Description: The repair and conditioning committee of the West Side Business Men's Association that was in charge of preparing the auction site for the sale to benefit...
Description: Van Steiner (15 years-old) of Argyle, Wisconsin, the 1957 Madison, Wisconsin soap box derby champion, working on the steering of his Wisconsin State Journa...
Description: An African American mechanic works on a car up on the rack for servicing at the gas station Meehan Motor Mart, 209 East Washington Avenue.
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