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Plane Attachment.

Description: Patent for an attachment to be affixed to a hand plane to guard the hand from splinters while in use.
Date: June 25, 1918
Creator: Langford, Joseph O.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Shoemaker's Gimlet.

Description: Patent for a shoemaker's gimlet that bores holes in wooden heels for women's shoes, including illustrations.
Date: April 23, 1918
Creator: Paternostro, Luca
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Man putting a wheel together]

Description: Photograph of a man putting together a wheel in a workshop. The man is focused on the wheel and uses a large wooden tool to assemble the wheel, which he places in the spokes of the wheel. Another man stands next to him and observes his work, in the background a variety of tools can be seen hanging on the wall.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Putting on wheel spokes]

Description: Photograph of a man putting on the spokes for a wheel. The man stands on the right side of the image and works on a wheel to his left, he appears to be measuring the spoke closest to him. He works in a dark work shed where one light source illuminates the scene from the left, and a variety of tools and materials can be seen on the walls behind him.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Two men cutting lumber]

Description: Photograph of two men cutting a piece of lumber for a wheel. The two men stand on the left side of the image, and pay close attention to the lumber they cut on the right side of the image. The man in the front uses a table jigsaw to cut the wood, and the man behind him holds the pieces of lumber they have already cut. Other saws and materials can be seen in the background of the work shed.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man holding a wooden stake]

Description: Photograph of a man holding a small wooden stake he whittled. The man sits on a bench underneath a tree on the left side of the image, and presents his wooden stake to the camera. He holds a pocket knife in his right hand, and looks directly at the camera.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man whittling a piece of wood]

Description: Photograph of a man whittling a piece of wood in a work shop. The man uses a small, dual-handed saw to whittle, and stands in the center of the image while looking down at the wood. In the background another work station is seen set up to the left of the man, and three large windows are seen on the walls around him.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Two men cutting lumber, 2]

Description: Photograph of two men cutting a piece of lumber for a wheel. The two men stand in the center of the image, and pay close attention to the lumber they cut in front of them. The man on the left uses a table jigsaw to cut the wood, and the man on the right holds a block of lumber. Other saws and materials can be seen in the background of the work shed.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Teaching how to craft a wheel]

Description: Photograph of an older man teaching another man how to make the spokes of a wheel. The two men stand on the left side of the image and are shaping the wheel with a machine in front of them. The workshop they're in is dark except for one light bright illuminating the two men from off camera.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Clip: Wood carvers]

Description: B-roll video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: April 16, 1977, 10:00 p.m.
Duration: 52 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Wooden cut of Moses]

Description: Photograph of a framed wood carving of Moses in robes and holding the ten commandments. The piece is at the Neveh Shalom synagogue in Portland, Oregon. Attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, took a tour of the location.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Grapevine, Texas: 1993 Grape Fest]

Description: This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in Grapevine, Texas. The film covers the 7th Annual Grape Fest wine festival held on September 10th, 11th, & 12th, 1993. At the festival the camera crew films the festival grounds, vendors’ booths, craftspeople, musicians, children and adults eating fair food, a classic car show, a grape stamping contest, and Grape Fest’s black-tie gala. Festival visitors sample wines from the Texan wineries of Schoppaul Hill, Piny Hill Country, Ste. Genevieve, and Preston Trail. The film crew interviews Alfred Fleece, owner of Piny Hill Country Wines, who talks about the winery’s muscadine and fruit wines. Vendors sell pewter, ceramics, local honey, children’s toys, and jewelry; craftspeople are filmed at length while in the process of bootmaking, quilting, forming clay busts, spinning pots on a clay wheel, tooling leather, and whittling; tapdancers and squaredancers perform; and a musical group plays on a stage using a zither, acoustic guitar, and tall floor drum. The camera crew tells a man from a Texas NBC affiliate that the footage in this film is intended for a national CNBC show called "Discover America.” The last scene of the film includes footage of Lake Grapevine, sailboats, and bicyclists.
Date: unknown
Duration: 1 hour 26 minutes 27 seconds
Partner: UNT Media Library

[Grapevine, Texas: The Grapevine Opry and Historic Downtown Grapevine]

Description: This film is unedited television footage regarding events and sites in Grapevine, Texas. The footage covers the 7th annual Grape Fest wine festival held on September 10th, 11th, & 12th, 1993. At the festival the camera crew films: the Grapevine Opry, where a bluegrass band and country singers perform; bands playing music outdoors in the festival grounds; children and adults visiting booths and eating fair food; festival vendors selling jewelry, clothing, food, and novelty items; and shops in Historic Downtown Grapevine that sell antiques, Native American artwork, and decorative southwestern folk art. The Texan wineries Preston Trail, Llano Estacado, Moyer Texas, and La Buena Vida celebrate their 1993 Grape Fest People’s Choice Awards. Sharron Spencer, Grapevine City Councilwoman and Grape Fest volunteer, is interviewed about the festival. Elsewhere in the city, at Hyatt Bear Creek Golf and Racquet Club, groups of men golf and drive golf carts. Don Offill, the Associate Golf Professional of the club, is interviewed about the club’s Ted-Robinson-designed courses. The last shots of the film include footage of local vineyards.
Date: unknown
Duration: 1 hour 27 minutes 52 seconds
Partner: UNT Media Library

[Man Demonstrating How to Whittle Wood]

Description: Slide of Joe McMordie (center), from Austin, Texas, is sitting on a chair at the Texas Folklife Festival. He has a tool and piece of wood in his hands. He is showing children around him how to whittle wood. There is a booth behind them that is displaying small figurines.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[German-Texan Furniture Making Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of Newton O. Peschel from Winedale at the German-Texan furniture making booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. Peschel, standing behind a table at the booth, is pointing out information to two visitors who are looking at a pamphlet obtained from the table. Two wooden chairs are on the table for display, one on either side of Peschel.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Joe McMordie at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival]

Description: Color photograph of Joe McMordie at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas in August of 1975. In the photograph, Joe sits in a black wooden chair, whittling on a piece of wood while a young girl watches him. Joe wears a pink shirt, brown pants, a blue bandanna and a brown hat with rope or twine around the brim. The girl wears a red checkered tank top and red shorts with barrettes in her hair. Joe is an instructor at the Festival Whittlin' School, originally from Austin, Texas.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Girl Using Drawknife in Grandpa's Tool Shed]

Description: Photograph of a child learning how to use a drawknife at the 4th Annual Texas Folklife Festival. The girl sits at a wooden bench, holding the drawknife in one hand and the wheel of the rotary turner in the other. A man bends over her, guiding her hand over the turner. A drawknife was a tool used to shape wood by removing shavings before power sanders and power rotary tools were available.
Date: [1975-08-07..1975-08-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Whittling]

Description: Photograph of Joe McMordie, from Austin, whittling a wooden caricature at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is seated, wearing glasses and a blue button-up shirt. He has a moustache and a pipe in his mouth. He is looking down at the piece he is working on, which he holds in his lap.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
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