Fougberg, Thord B.M. (Slim)

Shovel Blade

Shovel Blade

Shovel Blade

Description:

The rusted and pitted shovel was originally round, but now the worn cutting edge is irregular. The Fougbergs found it at Skookumchuck Hotsprings in August 1964. Probably Goodwin Purcell built the Hotsprings House. Certainly buildings existed there and for who knows how long people lived there.

Keywords:

shovel, tools - farming

Source:

Fougberg, Thord B.M. (Slim)

Date of Object:

ca. 1900

Accession #:

984.05.04

Dimensions:

49 cm L x 23 cm W x 12 cm H

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