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On Heating a Bake Oven - Excerpted from The Chronicle, Vol. II, no. 1, January 1954 The following passage is taken from Chapter 5, Article 3… ...
Saw Hammers - Excerpted from The Chronicle, Vol. XIX, no. 2, June 1966 By R.D. Morris The four hammers in fig. 1 are… ...
Paper Barrels - Excerpted from The Chronicle, Vol. X no. 1, March 1957 by Laurence A. Johnson The pictures used in this article… ...
The Humble Hod - Excerpted from The Chronicle, Vol. II No. 14, June 1940 By Joseph E. Sandford About two thousand two hundred years… ...
Clams, Pearls, and Button Cutting Tools - Excerpted from The Chronicle Vol. XXIII, No. 3, September 1970 By Barbara Tucker, Grace Mary Ederer, and Coral Draxten The… ...
Tin Plate and the Tinker - Excerpted from The Chronicle, Vol. 4 No. 2, April 1951 by Gillian W.B. Bailey Although the manufacture of tin plate… ...
Burning Brands or Marking Irons - Excerpted from the The Chronicle Vol. 31 No. 3, September 1978 by John R. Grabb Methinks the realms of England,… ...
The Staff of Life in Colonial America - Excerpted from The Chronicle Vol. 39 No.1, March 1986 by Charity Gedney Charity Gedney has been deeply involved as a… ...
Cider Making in the 1870s - Excerpted from The Chronicle,  Vol. 29 No. 2, June, 1976 By Daniel B. Reibel Apples were a favorite fruit of… ...
The Forming Machine: How the manufacturing of hats went from 6 to 600 per day -   Excerpted from The  Chronicle Volume 51, No 2, June 1998 by Debbie Henderson, Ph.D. The felting process is thousands… ...