Items available for Education Loans from The Davistown 07-Aug-
Tools
Coopers' bung 102512T21
8 1/2" long, 3 1/3" wide
unsigned
Courtesy of Liberty Tool Co.
Coopers' bung hammer 102512T3
12" long, 5 3/4" long head
signed "LANG & JACOB" and "BOSTON MASS" on the head, on the handle "THE LA
PIERRE SAWYER HANDLES" around "GREEN SEAL HANDLES" inside a circle.
Lang & Jacobs of Boston, MA, made coopers' tools from 1884 to 1890 (Nelson 1999, 470). The
"S" in Jacobs appears to have worn off the hammer head. The LaPierre-Sawyer Handle
Company was founded in Jackson, MO, in 1902 and is still in business.
(http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1893&dat=19850417&id=BcwfAAAAIBAJ&sjid=jtgE
AAAAIBAJ&pg=1398,5338142). Courtesy of Liberty Tool Co.
Coopers' croze 102512T22
13" long, 5 1/2" wide body, 9" long and 2" wide plane
unsigned
Courtesy of Liberty Tool Co.
Coopers' hammer 31808SLP24
14" long, 12" long handle, 4 3/4" long head photo photo
unsigned
Coopers' hoop driver 22512T2
14" long, 4 3/4" wide, 1 1/4" diameter face
unsigned
Coopers' scorp 31212T3
7" long, 8" wide, 5" wide cutting edge
signed "SNOW & NEALLEY Co. BANGOR-MAINE"
This c. 1900 tool is specifically for coopering. Courtesy of Liberty Tool Co.
Croze 33011T1
24" long, 4" cutter, 7" radius area
unsigned
It includes a three piece set of lance croze irons.
Drawknife 22512T6
19" long, 12" long blade
unsigned
The blade is curved; it was probably a coopers' tool. Courtesy of Liberty Tool Co.

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