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Photographer: Barry Swackhamer
Taken: August 10, 2020
Caption: Shearing the Sheep Marker
Additional Description: Captions: These images of shearing were taken at nearby Humphreys shed in 1977.; Note the padded belly strap, hooked overhead to make bending over easier.;, mechanical hand shears, a post 1946 product, optimal drove speed 2500 rpm; a wool bag stand used near Antone, Oregon, about 1900; old hand shears left an the Cant ranch.
Submitted: October 17, 2020, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.
Database Locator Identification Number: p544162
File Size: 3.513 Megabytes
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