Items of Interest to the Tool Collector World - Found during other research.

This sections is specifically for collecting those interesting items we discover while researching other topics.

Here is a link to a very interesting book on English & American Tool Makers, published in 1916.  If you're looking for older (18th & 19th century) history on hand tools, this is a good read.

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War Department Announcement ordering the "discontinuation of production" of certain tools/wrenches due to War conservation. From "Machinery, Volume 25, 1918

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