Audio Recording All the different ways to turn and cut metal

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All the different ways to turn and cut metal

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Title
All the different ways to turn and cut metal
Contributor Names
Dowling, Jim (Narrator)
McCarl, Robert (Interviewer)
Created / Published
1994-08-08
Subject Headings
-  Oral history
-  Interviews
-  Sound recordings
-  Work processes
-  Irish Americans
-  Watson Machine International
-  Machinery industry
-  Ethnography
-  United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
Genre
Ethnography
Interviews
Notes
-  Interview with Jimmy Dowling at Watson Machine International.
-  Summary of audio segment: McCarl asking about machining and lathe operations. How to understand the different processes? General categories -- have tools for turning, tools for facing, and boring bars for tools that create shafts. That's why the machinist is always changing things: "I put in one operation and then I got to put the next one in."
Medium
Analog Audio Cassette
Call Number/Physical Location
AFC 1995/028: WIP-RM-A003
Source Collection
Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afcwip.rma00302
Online Format
audio

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Working in Paterson Project collection, 1993-2002 (AFC 1995/028), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Dowling, Jim, and Robert McCarl. All the Different Ways to Turn and Cut Metal. -08-08, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003185/. (Accessed April 29, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Dowling, J. & McCarl, R. (1994) All the Different Ways to Turn and Cut Metal. -08-08. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003185/.

MLA citation style:

Dowling, Jim, and Robert McCarl. All the Different Ways to Turn and Cut Metal. -08-08, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003185/>.