UC Berkeley, Bioscience & Natural Resources Library > Fritz-Metcalf Photograph Collection > Plant digger at Niles, California. When the digger has been pulled thru to the engine it is placed upon the stoneboat at left of picture and drawn to the opposite end of the rows by a mule. The engine is shifted opposite the new row and the operation is repeated. Note that there are two lines of cable each of which is attached to one side of the V shaped plow. Note also chains and block and tackle by means of which a team moves the engine. Engine is a 4 cylinder Cadillac Auto power plant. Chain drive to drums

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Plant digger at Niles, California. When the digger has been pulled thru to the engine it is placed upon the stoneboat at left of picture and drawn to the opposite end of the rows by a mule. The engine is shifted opposite the new row and the operation is repeated. Note that there are two lines of cable each of which is attached to one side of the V shaped plow. Note also chains and block and tackle by means of which a team moves the engine. Engine is a 4 cylinder Cadillac Auto power plant. Chain drive to drums
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Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1920
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bioscience & Natural Resources Library
Collection
Fritz-Metcalf Photograph Collection
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Group picture, names unknown
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image
Format
Still image

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