Item 16 - A portable saw

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CA MAO Hist.Mss.22.1_1-16


A portable saw


  • [1942 or 1943] (Creation)

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Alternative Service workers designing and testing a portable saw near Vancouver. The saw would be used to cut wood for the winter due to a fuel shortage. See Hist.Mss.22.1_1-15 to 19.

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Portable saw information from Hist.Mss.22.1.6 Interview with Ray Good, Mennonite Archives of Ontario

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Price: 5.00
Megapixels: 0.9
Resolution: 1222x697

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