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["Boneheads" Working in the Community]

Description: Photograph of an explorer scout troop, known as the "Bonehead Boys", putting up signs in an open field. The men and boys are standing around a newly put up sign labeled "Childress & Baylor Lakes".
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

Hoop tongs

Description: Hoop tongs used for holding light, thin stock, hoops, or rings.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Froe

Description: Iron froe with wooden handle.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Tongs

Description: Hand-forged v-tongs for holding round or square objects.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Scissors

Description: Right-handed steel scissors with one blunt end; marked, "_____ STEEL".
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Wheelwright's traveler

Description: Iron traveler with wooden handle; used to measure the circumference of a carriage or wagon wheel by rolling it along the rim and then measuring an iron bar of same measurement to make a tire.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Tobacco knife

Description: Tobacco knife with wooden handle and hand-forged steel blade.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Pulley

Description: Iron pulley with wooden housing; for hand drawn well.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Unknown Medical Implement]

Description: One of 21 instruments from surgical and dental instruments collection. This instrument has a small mirror attached.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Unknown Medical Implement]

Description: One of 21 instruments from the surgical and dental instruments collection. This implement looks similar to a pair of pliers.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Medical Saw]

Description: One of 21 instruments from the surgical and dental instruments collection. This instrument appears to be a saw with a thin blade and a large handle.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Magnifying glass

Description: Gold magnifying glass; the handle has a mother-of-pearl inlay. This piece is probably recent.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum