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Street improvements, showing how worker was caught in bevel gear, Thurmont, Maryland, June 4, 1936

1936-06-411 x 6 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

umd:686862
umd:686864

Summary:Photograph of worker demonstrating how he was caught on the bevel gear in an earlier incident. Project number 64, photograph number 2, Thurmont, Maryland, June 4, 1936.
Provider:United States. Works Progress Administration
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Temporal subject: 1931-1940
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:Thurmont
Topical subjects: United States. Works Progress Administration
Construction
Construction workers
Machinery
Accidents
Genre:Reconstructions
ArchivesUM location:Work Projects Administration in Maryland records
  • series Maryland WPA
  • box 3
  • accession 64-3
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:Public domain
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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