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Safety Cap Box Blueprint

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Safety Cap Box Blueprint
Safety Cap Box Blueprint
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Subjects: Cooperative Extension Service
Description: This image is the blueprint on how to design and construct a safety cap box. The safety cap was referred to as "the most dangerous part of blasting materials" by the county agent. To prevent injury and encourage safety the Cooperative Extension set up a competition involving the design and construction of the best cap box amongst handicraft club members in the Upper Peninsula. The competition was successful, producing over 200 boxes that are now "in the hands of the fathers of these boys."
Date: 1925
Format: Image/jpg
Original Format: Black and white photograph
Resource Identifier: A003894.jpg
Collection Number: UA 16.34
Language: English
Rights Management: Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by Michigan State University and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.
Contributing Institution: University Archives & Historical Collections
Relation: MSU Photograph Collection
Contributor: MSU Archives and Historical Collections
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