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Laying the Cable, Street Lighting
  • Charles Reed Gardner
    born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States ; died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Laying the Cable, Street Lighting, 1939
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood engraving
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 390 x 276 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 267 x 203 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 3/8 x 10 7/8 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 1/2 x 8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the WPA Arts Project
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0244

Three men--one in a manhole, one standing next to a large wheel of cable and a man standing behind the wheel of cable.