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Site preparation using sand blasters and removing earth by hand, Grand Coulee Dam construction operations, ca. 1933-1941
Removing an Obstruction by means of a Torpedo
Removing blubber from a finback whale
Removing Sharks from Trap
Tray of trout eggs in hatching trough. The fry fall or work through the rectangular mesh of the tray bottom into the trough, where they are visible at the left of this picture. Tray is wedged at proper depth in trough during the incubation, and, for convenience in removing dead eggs from time to time, may be floated by releasing the wedges
Cutting-In a Right Whale or Bowhead.
A-Fluke-chain adjusted to the "small."
B-Fin-Chain fastened around left fin.
C-Ring of fin-chain into which blubber-hook is fastened to raise fin and blanket-piece (the starting point when unwinding blubber from the whale).
D-Hole in root of lip into which blubber-hook is inserted to hoist lip on board ship.
F-G- Scarf to detach and hoist lower lip.
E-H- Scarf cut from fin below and forward of eye to blow-holes H on head.
E-I- Scarf from fin E to back of whale I.
J-K- Scarf cut in removing blubber while whale is being rolled. (The other spiral lines show final scarfs.)
L-Hole mortised in head for head-chain.
M-One method of hoisting head by head-chain and toggles, the chain being pasdsed through the blow-holes.
M, M (Fig.2).-Newer and better method of hoisting head by use of chain strapped blocks. Tail of chain passed through from H, under several feet of blubber to and through the hole cut at L and then coupled to sister-hooks on the lower block.
N-Cutting made by man with an ax (while overboard) in order to detach the head bone.
O-Lower edge of bone which is very thin and requires only light strokes to free it.
P-Markings showing where the spade is inserted to start the throat bone in detaching head.
Q-Where the hole is made in throat in order to haul it on board.
R-Throat-chain and toggle by wihich throat is sometimes taken on board.
S-Dotted line to show where backbone is cut to lessen strain on windlass when taking off lbubber.
T-Wide section of blanket-piece which is trimmed down by boarding-knife when taking blubber on board.
Reaver River--Just Above State Dam. Showing improvement made by removing stumps and dead timber
Removing Shingle after a Heavy Swell, Before the Sand is Brought Back in Calmer Weather
Rake devised by Dwight Lydell, and in use for removing vegetation at the Mill Creek station of the Michigan Fish Commission
Crab packing and shipping plant ('factory') at Hampton, VA.
Under the shed are boilers, cookers, iron baskets, etc.; cart removing scrap on the right; run boat in the center; trot-line boats on left
Fur-Seal Carcass Showing Cuts Preliminary to Removing Pelt by Stripping Method, St. Paul Island
Removing Rescued Fish from Seines to Tubs
Removing the Salmon From a Gill Net
Removing Fat from the Sculps
Removing Fat from Sculp
Beating Beaver Skins for Removing Sawdust, Etc.
Vat for Boiling and Removing Sediment
Seal Skins Tanned Without Removing the Hair
Blueback Seal; Harp Seal; Wool Seal
Removing Blubber from Whale Beached on California Coast
Removing Green Eggs from Shipping-Trays, Northville
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