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Mechanic and Micrometer

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Inscription

Stamped: "Lewis W. Hine/Interpretive Photography/Hastings-on-Hudson, New York." On verso in pencil: "mechanic turning down a drive-shaft for big engine. Must be accurate to 1/1,000 inch."

Provenance

Stephen T. Rose, Boston; purchased to MFA May 1977.

Credit Line

Polaroid Foundation Purchase Fund

1920

Dimensions

Image: 12.7 x 17.78 cm (5 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

1977.187

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

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Photography

Classifications

Photographs