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Araby, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Araby, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Araby, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Hard Bargain, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Araby, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Araby, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Araby, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Araby, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Araby, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Araby, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Workers have shoveled earth over cement slab and now are watering down fill to make it settle. John Fredrick well project, Charles County, Maryland, near La Plata, Maryland

Coupling drop pipe. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

The window is screened except for nailing the last window strip. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Cutting screen door stock to measurement. This material is known as 5/4 stock, three inches wide. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Assembling screen wire battens for covering window frames. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Door completed and attached to hinge strip. Screen door construction demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Home supervisor while making home visit to FSA (Farm Security Administration) borrower inspects water supply for repair. Charles County near La Plata, Maryland

The old wood curbing permitted surface water to wash in between cracks. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Cutting screen door stock to measurement. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Placing the first piece of casing over the concrete culvert pipe. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Window frame with screen supplied. The top strip has been nailed in place. The screen is then stretched and fastened at the sill. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Concrete culvert pipe will replace wooden curbing. Holes are punched through to let in water. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Side strips are nailed over the wire sceen to hold the edges down tightly. A completed window screen. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Fastening 16-mesh galvanized wire screen to battens before applying to open window frame. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Testing a home-made screen door for strength. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Measuring the well depth by using the old rope. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Stretching wire on door frame. Sides are bent by standing on them. Wire is stretched taut after fastening at the top. When the weight is removed from the sides, the wire is drawn tightly to the frame. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

A safe privy is a sanitary privy. Near La Plata, Maryland

Top joint of screen door frame before assembling with screen wire. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

A shallow well in a barn lot is dangerous. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Lowering five foot steel casing into well. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

The rod is attached first and then the drop pipe. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Door assembled in place alongside old door. Screen door construction demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Door frame with screen wire assembled ready to fasten on hinge strip. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

An unscreened door is an invitation for flies and illness near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Negro supervisor points out the health hazard in this badly drained pig sty near La Plata, Maryland, Charles County

Removing the house and well cover. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Home supervisor while making home visit to FSA (Farm Security Administration) borrower inspects water supply for repair. Charles County near La Plata, Maryland

Cutting metal reinforcing for corners. Screen door construction demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Removing the old wooden box from the top. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Door frame with screen wire assembled ready to fasten on hinge strip. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

The corner is squared and reinforcement nailed over joints. Screen door construction demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Assembling the drop pipe and sucker rod. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

The casing is cemented to insure tightness. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland, Charles County

Cutting 16-mesh galvanized screen wire for door frame. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Fastening the stock with corrugated staples. Screen door construction. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Screen is tacked to inside of frame and inside joints are reinforced. Screen door construction demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

The second section of pipe is ready. Holes are drilled for easy handling. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Unsanitary privy, flies may easily spread intestinal disease from this type. Near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Cutting metal reinforcement for screen door joints. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland. Screening demonstration

Flange mounted on casing to support the pump. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

All joints on the outside face are reinforced first. Screen door construction demonstration. Charles County., La Plata, Maryland

Removing the old worn-out door. Screen door construction demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Inserting the drop pipe in casing. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland, Charles County

The pumping cylinder is on the end of the drop pipe and in the water. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland

A FSA (Farm Security Administration) supervisor consults a borrower about unsanitary water supply. Safe well demonstration, near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Form for pouring concrete cap for culvert pipe. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

The water from this well is unsafe because surface water washes filth through wooden curbing despite the well house. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Detail of bottom corner of screen door before applying screen. The bottom piece is 5/4 by 3 inches. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland. Screening demonstration

16-mesh galvanized wire screen fastened to top and bottom of battens ready for placing over windown frame. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

The first section of concrete pipe ready to be placed in well. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Screen door stock assembled and held together with corrugated fasteners. Metal reinforcement strips are being nailed at corner joints on the outside of the frame. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland. Screening demonstration

A dug well improperly located and constructed; surface water washing from barn lot will carry filth into well. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland, Charles County

Attaching pump to drop pipe. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

One and a quarter drop pipe ready to be inserted in casing. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland, Charles County

John Fredrick's son eating his lunch in the sun. Charles County, Maryland, near La Plata, Maryland

Removing a large block of old concrete. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Additional five inch steel casing connects the concrete reservoir with the pump. Safe well demonstration, La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Sliding the present concrete slab to the well opening. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

A steel plate with a pipe coupling is placed on the culvert cap. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Galvanized sheet steel of 24 gauge is used as corner reinforcement. Screen door construction demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Adjusting the hand pump. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Door assembled in place alongside old door. Screen door construction demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

A top slab of concrete is poured in place. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland

A fouled ditch; mosquitoes breed in such spots, mosquitoes transmit malaria. Near La Plata, Maryland, Charles County

Nailing metal reinforcements to screen door joints on outside face of door. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Top of screen door joint. This shows the reinforcement placed over the wire screen. Screen is fastened to inside of door frame. Demonstration of screening. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

Assembling the pump. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland, Charles County

These two sections of pipe form the reservoir in the well. Safe well demonstration near La Plata, Maryland. Charles County

Detail of bottom corner of screen door before applying screen. The bottom piece is 5/4 by 6 inches while the side pieces are 5/4 by 3 inches. Screening demonstration. Charles County, La Plata, Maryland

La Plata, Charles County, Maryland. Parked automobile

Habre de Venture, Wagon House, Rose Hill Road, La Plata, Charles County, MD

Habre de Venture, Tenant House, Rose Hill Road, La Plata, Charles County, MD

Habre de Venture, Tenant House, Rose Hill Road, La Plata, Charles County, MD

Habre de Venture, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Habre de Venture, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Habre de Venture, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Habre de Venture, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Habre de Venture, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Habre de Venture, La Plata vic., Charles County, Maryland

Habre de Venture, Rose Hill Road, La Plata, Charles County, MD

Habre de Venture, Rose Hill Road, La Plata, Charles County, MD

Habre de Venture, Rose Hill Road, La Plata, Charles County, MD

Habre de Venture, Rose Hill Road, La Plata, Charles County, MD

Habre de Venture, Rose Hill Road, La Plata, Charles County, MD

Habre de Venture, Rose Hill Road, La Plata, Charles County, MD

Habre de Venture, Rose Hill Road, La Plata, Charles County, MD

Habre de Venture, Rose Hill Road, La Plata, Charles County, MD

Habre de Venture, Rose Hill Road, La Plata, Charles County, MD

Habre de Venture, Rose Hill Road, La Plata, Charles County, MD