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[A man operating a lathe with fixed cutting tool driven by the action of weights; here the machine is cutting screw threads in wood]

[A man operating a lathe with fixed cutting tool driven by the action ...

Title from item. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Theatrvm instrvmentorvm et machinarum / Jacques Besson. Lvgdvni : Apud B. Vincentium, 1578. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of W... more

[Ornate tool (for horse-shoeing) - opp. p. 60]

[Ornate tool (for horse-shoeing) - opp. p. 60]

Illus. in: Antonio Galvao de Andrade, Arte de Cavallaria... (Lisbon, 1678). Reference copy may be in LOT 4707. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Blacksmiths...;... more

[A man walking to the left, wearing a large conical hat and a straw or feather garment, carrying a long handled tool over his right shoulder]

[A man walking to the left, wearing a large conical hat and a straw or...

Title devised by Library staff. Attributed to a group of drawings, formerly bound, referred to as the "Hokusai School sketchbook." Many of the drawings have a small tab of similar paper attached at a later date... more

[A man, wearing a conical hat, a straw or feather outer garment, and boots, is carrying a long-handled tool, possibly a dipper or mallet, from which fish are hanging]

[A man, wearing a conical hat, a straw or feather outer garment, and b...

Title devised by Library staff. Attributed to a group of drawings, formerly bound, referred to as the "Hokusai School sketchbook." Many of the drawings have a small tab of similar paper attached at a later date... more

[A man, wearing a large conical hat and a straw or feather garment, leaning on or rolling a large barrel-like object, possibly a mochi tub; he is carrying a long-handled tool, possibly a mallet, over his right shoulder]

[A man, wearing a large conical hat and a straw or feather garment, le...

Title devised by Library staff. Attributed to a group of drawings, formerly bound, referred to as the "Hokusai School sketchbook." Many of the drawings have a small tab of similar paper attached at a later date... more

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of the Fire Brigade]

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of the Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 21. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... more

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of the steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of the steam fire engi...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 28. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... more

[The tool wagon of the fire engine]

[The tool wagon of the fire engine]

Training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 19. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-H... more

[The tool wagon of the Fire Brigade]

[The tool wagon of the Fire Brigade]

Training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 17. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-H... more

[The tool wagon of the steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[The tool wagon of the steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 27. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... more

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of a Fire Brigade unit stationed at the Imperial Yıldız Sarayı (palace)]

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of a Fire Brigade unit...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 30. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... more

[Man holding a tool]

[Man holding a tool]

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

Tool department, National Cash Register, Dayton, Ohio

Tool department, National Cash Register, Dayton, Ohio

Cyanotype. No. 014758. Photograph by the Detroit Publishing Co. Detroit Publishing Company Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card traci... more

[Forest officers traveling by horse leaving tool box for firefighting, Arapaho National Forest, Colorado(?)]
["Gray Gardens," Robert Carmer Hill house, Lily Pond Lane, East Hampton, New York. East gate to tool house]

["Gray Gardens," Robert Carmer Hill house, Lily Pond Lane, East Hampto...

Site History. House Architecture: Joseph Greenleaf Thorp, 1897. Landscape: Anna Gilman (Mrs. Robert C.) Hill. Other: Robert C. Hill acquired the house and four acres and half in 1913; Edith Bouvier Beale owned ... more

[Lynd Ward wood engraving tool, wooden spoon (baren)]

[Lynd Ward wood engraving tool, wooden spoon (baren)]

Wooden baren used by Lynd Ward to produce wood engraved prints. Title devised by Library staff. Exhibited: American Treasures of the Library of Congress, 2005.

[Lynd Ward wood engraving tool, screwdriver]

[Lynd Ward wood engraving tool, screwdriver]

A screwdriver used by Lynd Ward to produce wood engraved prints. Title devised by Library staff. Exhibited: American Treasures of the Library of Congress, 2005.

[Lynd Ward wood engraving tool, spatula]

[Lynd Ward wood engraving tool, spatula]

Artist's spatula used by Lynd Ward to produce wood engraved prints. Title devised by Library staff. Exhibited: American Treasures of the Library of Congress, 2005.

[Lynd Ward wood engraving tool, burin]

[Lynd Ward wood engraving tool, burin]

A burin used by Lynd Ward to produce wood engraved prints. Title devised by Library staff. Exhibited: American Treasures of the Library of Congress, 2005.

Super Tool Company. Many small tool and dye manufactures have sprung up in the Detroit area during the past few months

Super Tool Company. Many small tool and dye manufactures have sprung u...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

A Keller machine cutting a die shape from a plaster model. The model is at the top. A "feeler" tool runs along the surface of the model and controls the cutting tool at the bottom in such a manner that the contours of the model are duplicated with an extremely high degree of precision in the cast-iron form on the bottom. The die being made is the profiling pad for an automobile front fender. Plant of Frederick Colman & Sons, Inc., Detroit, Michigan

A Keller machine cutting a die shape from a plaster model. The model i...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Here is most important tool, a machine built to turn 105 mm shells. Workmen here are checking the spindle lineup before the machine is shipped. Photo made at Frederick Colman & Sons, Inc., tool and die makers, Detroit, Michigan

Here is most important tool, a machine built to turn 105 mm shells. Wo...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Caption card lists some of the printing history of image. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Informa... more

Interior of the tool and ie building, Ford River Rouge plant, Dearborn Michigan. Here radically new techniques of mass production have been developed and put in use. Machine tools and dies produced at this plant themselves make mass production easier and more rapid in other factories throughout the country. The building covers 8 12 acres; employs 4,500 skilled workers; equipped with 3 million dollars worth of machinery. Many machinists are being trained for the Navy, here by mechanics, tool and die makers

Interior of the tool and ie building, Ford River Rouge plant, Dearborn...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

A Keller machine cutting a die shape from a plaster model. The plaster model is at the top. A "feeler" tool runs along the surface of the model and controls the cutting tool at the bottom in such a manner that the contours of the model are duplicated with an extremely high degree of precision on the nickel-iron form at the bottom. Plant of Frederick Colman & Sons, Inc., Detroit, Michigan

A Keller machine cutting a die shape from a plaster model. The plaster...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Caption card lists some of the printing history of image. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Informa... more

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