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front Auger Bit
c. 1850
The auger bit is used to bore holes in wood.
front Plane

The plane is used to give a particular shape to a piece of wood.
Cover "Learning By Doing At Hampton"
Boarding schools like the Hampton Institute sought not merely to educate but also to indoctrinate young Native and African American students in the values and customs of white society.
front Roundabout Chair
c. 1880
This ceremonial roundabout oak chair displays carving of lions' heads and paws with a coat of arms topped by a lion couchant, all executed by a French woodcarver.
front Broad Ax

A broad ax is used to shape a round tree trunk into a square or rectangular timber.
front Wood Mounted Bit

The bit was used, with a brace, to bore holes into wood.
front Gluing Clamp
This clamp acted as a "third hand" for the woodworker, holding the wooden piece or object while the glue dried.
front Calipers/Sliding Scale
A caliper is a measuring instrument that can be adjusted to determine the thickness, diameter, and distance between surfaces.
front Gauge

This gauge belonged to Israel Jones (1787-1861) of Deerfield, Massachusetts.
front Adjustable Plow

This adjustable plow belonged to Israel Jones (1787-1861) of Deerfield, Massachusetts.


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