Blacksmiths tongs

  • Title: Blacksmiths tongs
  • Creator: Howard H. Smith
  • Subject: blacksmithing; tools; Howard H. Smith
  • Description: A pair of metal blacksmiths tongs with one end solid and flat and the other end having a "U" shaped cutout. These tongs were made by Howard H. Smith for use on his dairy farm on Highway 64 in Farmington, New Mexico. His parents, Robert G. and Alice Smith homesteaded the land around 1908.
  • Date: 1900-1930
  • Collection: Farmington Museum
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