Reciprocating Saw-cut Timber Billet From Saw Mill

Date:
1824-1870

Though the Federal armory brought many workers to Harpers Ferry, these workers were sustained by the businesses and manufactories of the town.

Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0004
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

Circular Saw-cut Timber Billet From Saw Mill

Date:
1846-1870

Though the Federal armory brought many workers to Harpers Ferry, these workers were sustained by the businesses and manufactories of the town.

Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0005
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

Candle Wicking From Cotton Mill

Date:
1849-1852
Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0007
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
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Miscellaneous Gear

Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0008
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
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American Anvil

Date:
1850
Creator:
Mark Smith

American smiths imported anvils from England until the middle of the 19th century. Mark Fisher was the first American to manufacture anvils. He made this cast iron anvil about 1850.

Description (physical):

Cast Iron

Location:
300 North St., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 17120
Institution:
State Museum of Pennsylvania