Items available for Education Loans from The Davistown 07-Aug-
Tools
File 101213T2
9" long, 1" wide
signed "ST. CRISPIN'S"
St. Crispin's is a shoemaker.
Files (2) 31212T9
8" long, 5/16" wide bio
signed "00 XF NICHOLSON MADE IN U.S.A."
William Nicholson founded Nicholson Files and Rasps in Providence, RI. They made files from
1864 to1972 (Nelson 1999). Courtesy of Liberty Tool Co.
Four in hand file 31811T21
10" long, 1" wide, 1/4" thick
signed with an obscured trademark
This file can be used for a combination of flat and half round coarse and medium cuts.
Rasp 102512T19
18" long, 12" long and 1 1/4" wide blade
signed "W. E" on the tang with the rest hidden under the handle and "AOG" owner's mark
Courtesy of Liberty Tool Co.
Rasp 101213T3
13 1/8" long, 1" wide, 1/4" thick
signed "BLACK DIAMOND WORKS C&H BARNETT U.S.A."
Barnett was established in 1863.
Riffler file 102012T10
6 1/2" long, 3/8" wide
signed with an obscured mark
Riffler file 102012T8
11" long, 1/2" wide
signed with an obscured mark
Round cut metal file 31212T10
8" long, 3/8" wide
signed "A.H. SWISS U.S.A. 00"
Courtesy of Liberty Tool Co.
Single cut square file 102012T4
12 1/2" long, 5/16" wide
signed "MCCAFFREY PHILADA"
McCaffrey Bro. was founded by Hugh McCaffrey (born 1843 in Ireland, died 1919). Brothers
John, Henry, James, and possibly Arthur were his partners. Founded in 1863, by 1896 they had
become the McCaffrey File Company, which stayed open until 1933. They also used the
name Pennsylvania File Works (Nelson 1999, 523).

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