Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

Item 2018-11-27-04 - Foldable Ruler

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CA BWGPL AR-Build-2018-11-27-04


Foldable Ruler


  • 1889 - 1946 (Accumulation)

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Wooden Ruler

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Lufkin Rule Company

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Bill Marks

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Item officially donated to the archives' collection by Bill Marks, January 2019.

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A foldable wooden ruler, made by Lufkin.

Part of a collection of woodworking tools and items owned by Walter Reeves and Joseph Mark (Mark was original spelling before it changed to Marks). Reeves was Bradford Town Constable and Mark was a railway worker. Donated by their grandson, Bill Marks.

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