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Date Range
[1908-1910]
Collection
The Johns Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
The Johns Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on information written on back of photo.
Item No.
P0219
Accession No.
979.7.139
Physical Description
b&w print: 13 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
96dpi
Negative Number
F29; F30
Date Range
[1908-1910]
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
Written on back of photograph: "Two of the steamboats used on the Skeena River. 1908-10. Either one of the 2 Hudson's Bay Co. Steamers or a couple of the Railroad's 3 Steamers. Went as far up river as Hazelton. Tracks being laid alongside river. Taken from original photos of Dr. W. P. Johns." Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Description
Metal wrench. One end has one head that is 2.8cm wide, the other end has two heads, each approximately 2cm wide. "G70" stamped on one side.
Title
Madison Plow Company G70 Implement Wrench
Manufacturer
Madison Plow Company
Other Names
farm wrench
implement wrench
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
AGRICULTURE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Madison
United States
Wisconsin
Start Date
1910
End Date
1951
Period or Date Notes
Dates based on Madison Plow Company operations, as per http://www.historicmadison.org/Madison%27s%20Past/Places/Walking%20Tours/IndustrialTour2.html (accessed November 2017).
Description
Metal wrench. One end has one head that is 2.8cm wide, the other end has two heads, each approximately 2cm wide. "G70" stamped on one side.
History Of Use
G70 wrench is listed in Madison Plow Company for their wood and steel frame transplanters, cultivators, planters, and disc harrows. It is only one of two wrenches that have been attributed to the Madison Plow Company. (Source: http://www.wrenchingnews.com/sell-page/sell.html, accessed November 2017).
Length
18.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2017.118.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact