Photo, Print, Drawing Wheelwright and cartwright Charlie Landfried, Nye, Montana

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Title
Wheelwright and cartwright Charlie Landfried, Nye, Montana
Contributor Names
Stanton, Gary Ward, 1946- (Collector)
Young, Kay, 1931- (Collector)
Crummett, Michael, 1948- (Photographer)
Created / Published
Limestone, Montana, August 21, 1979
Subject Headings
-  Wagons
-  Wheelwrights
-  Photographs
-  Ethnography
-  United States -- Montana -- Limestone
Genre
Photographs
Ethnography
Notes
-  Index data: Image numbers, descriptions: at the shop of wheelwright and cartwright Charlie Landfried, in or near Limestone and Nye MT: 1, shop sign, "Hardley Able Tool"; 2-3, Charlie Landfried in the doorway to his shop; 4, with help from fieldworkers Gary Stanton, Landfried searches for rim replacement for a wheel he is repairing; 5, the Hardley Able Tool Shop; 6-7, Charlie Landfried uses a measuring wheel ("rolling wheel") to measure the outside circumference of a wagon wheel to be repaired; 8, measuring and marking the inside circumference; 9-11, Charlie Landfried, the photographer's notes state that Landfried "gets all of his new replacement parts from the Amish back in Indiana and Pennsylvania; 12-13, Charlie Landfried and Charles Bischoff tighten wooden wheel around the spokes; 14, Charlie Landfried rolls a new rim; 15-16, Charlie Landfried displays his prized set of harness bells, of the type that were placed on the yoke of the oxen that Landfried said pulled the Conestoga wagons; 17-20, Charlie Landfried, described by the photographer as "talking about his experiences in and knowledge of wheelwrighting."
Medium
35 mm color slide
Call Number/Physical Location
Call number: AFC 1981/005: MT9-MC28
Source Collection
Montana Folklife Survey collection (AFC 1981/005)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Language
English
Online Format
image
IIIF Presentation Manifest
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Credit line: Montana Folklife Survey collection (AFC 1981/005), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Stanton, Gary Ward, Kay Young, and Michael Crummett. Wheelwright and cartwright Charlie Landfried, Nye, Montana. Limestone Montana United States, 1979. Limestone, Montana. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_mc28/.

APA citation style:

Stanton, G. W., Young, K. & Crummett, M. (1979) Wheelwright and cartwright Charlie Landfried, Nye, Montana. Limestone Montana United States, 1979. Limestone, Montana. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_mc28/.

MLA citation style:

Stanton, Gary Ward, Kay Young, and Michael Crummett. Wheelwright and cartwright Charlie Landfried, Nye, Montana. Limestone, Montana. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_mc28/>.

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