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Title
Precision hone
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1959
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated August 19, 1959 reads "Gunsmith Tom Myers runs a shotgun barrel on Sunnen hone as partner Robert Edwards patterns in gauge. Expensive machine is used in gun factories to produce various chokes in shotguns. Gunsmiths who recently opened shop in Northridge are trained to operate accurate machine. Shop will provide many services to the gun owner that have been restricted to factory work previously. Modern shop includes many specialized gauges and tools."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00137286
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d044_f33_i35
CARL0005650820
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/66981
Subject
Sunnen Products Company
Men--California--Los Angeles
Businessmen--California--Los Angeles
Gunsmiths--California--Los Angeles
Gunsmithing--California--Los Angeles--Equipment and supplies
Firearms--California--Los Angeles--Design and construction
Aprons--California--Los Angeles
Stores and shops--California--Northridge (Los Angeles)
Northridge (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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