A photograph in the Jasper Herald of William Roettger's Wagon Works on Fourth Street in Huntingburg, IN. The man wearing the suit is William Roettger. Keywords: building, business, men, wagon, tools, wheels.
Employees; Stone-cutting tools--Lone star drill; Quarries and quarrying; Matthews Brothers Stone Company
In this scene, workers can be seen taking a break from stonework. Most can be seen holding lone star drills, commonly used at a time when the more effective channeling machines were only gradually making their way into the industry. Pictured in the...
Indians of North America--Government relations--1820-1830; Turner, William; Indian Agents--Indiana; Fort Wayne (Ind); Barbee, William; Lowry, Fielding; Kercheval, Benjamin B.; Agricultural implements; Indians of North America--Agriculture
Monroe County (Ind.); Clear Creek (Monroe County, Ind. : Township); Smithville (Ind.); Smithville (Ind.) -- Smithville News; Adams Family; Deckard Family; Trisler Family; Women's Christian Temperance Union
Stone-cutting tools--Belt saws; Limestone mills; Employees; Matthews Brothers Stone Company
By 1973, modern belt or block saws like the one pictured here, originally designed by W. F. Myers Inc. and consisting of a belt of neoprene molded around airplane cable and fitted with highly resilient diamond teeth, had almost completely replaced...