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[Removing hair from hide.]

Image ID: 112364

[Removing hair from hide.]

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Removing hair from hide.]

Item Physical Description

: 21.5 x 16 cm.


: [on reverse] Leather and paper laboratory. After considerable experimenting, methods for small scale tanning have been worked out which should enable the farmer to more professionally utilize an occasional hide or skin by tanning it at home. C-1953 XVI(8A)


: "The Pageant of America" Collection / v.5 - The epic of industry / (unpublished photographs) / Tanning

Source Description

: Approx. 8,000 photographs


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Digital ID

: 112364

Record ID

: 134771

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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