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Shade attachment for plows.

Image ID: 824690

Shade attachment for plows. (1875)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Shade attachment for plows.

Creator

: Ten Eyck, Richard -- Wood-engraver

Published Date

: 1875

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 22 x 9 cm. (8 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on image: "Ten Eyck=sc.-N.Y." Printed on border: "Every farmer who has trudged after a plow under a hot sun has doubtless wished for just some such an invention as that illustrated in the annexed engraving. It is simply an attachment readily applied to any convenient portion of the plow, the object of which is to support an umbrella and to allow of the same being adjusted so as always to throw its shade upon the plowman … This invent ....
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Original Source

: From Scientific American. (New York : Munn Co., 1845-) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Umbrellas & parasols

Source Description

: 3 folders (84 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC UMB

Digital ID

: 824690

Record ID

: 719076

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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