Blacksmith Calendar and Postcard Information
January 2000 - Charles Harrington, Thursday May 21, 1914
April 2000 - C. P. Michael photographer, Norfolk
May 2000 - Yakima, Washington
July 2000 - Wm. Dunlop's shop, Condon, Oregon
August 2000 - Carthage, Ill.
November 2000 - Knut Wick, Park River, N. D.
December 2000 - Wm. Dunlop, Condon, Oregon
January 2001 - Coleman, Texas
April 2001 - Lindsay blacksmith shop 1921
May 2001 - R. T. Crane Manual Training High School, Chicago, Ill.
July 2001 - Mr. (?) Denont (?), 96 Manitoba St. East, Moose Jaw, Sask.
August 2001 - Palouse, Washington
September 2001 - Blacksmiths & Helpers Labor Day march, Desoto, Mo. Sept. 3, 1906, A.S. Hinchey photo
October 2001 - Known as Uncle John Nugent, my mother's Grandpa Nugent. My great grandfather known as Uncle John. My brother Harry and I watching him make horseshoes. Our ages then were Harry was 8 years old and I was 6 years old. Taken in June of 1912.
November 2001 - Blacksmith Shop, C. H. Clemon's Camp No. 4, Melbourne, Wash., H. G. Nelson photo '06.
January 2002 - Kit Carson's Buffalo Ranch, Wild West
February 2002 - Little Elise Frances Howe, Mr. And Mrs. Frances Nye, Complements of Mr. And Mrs. Geo. Howe, Feb. 1900
August 2002 - Zumhof and McCarter, blacksmithing and wagon making, Moscow, Idaho
September 2002 - S. A. U. M. 1913, St. Paul, Minn.
November 2002 - blacksmith shop in Balt. Md., July 10, 1912, brother Bill on left, 23 years old
December 2002 - B. F. Mathews blacksmith shop, Roseberg, Oregon, 1911
January 2003 - Mack Roberts
March 2003 - Jens Pederson, Deer Lodge, Montana, next to Chriehtor (?) Hdwr.
June 2003 - Gertrude Kelly
August 2003 - (mailed from Cumby, TX 1912)
September 2003 - Boston Public Schools, Mechanic Arts High School, Forging Room
October 2003 - 608 Thayer
December 2003 - (Bemiji, Minn. on sign on wall)
March 2004 - Mas. Engr. - Jr Gr. Gardner A. Taylor, HQ Det 4th Engrs - 4th Div - 1917-19, 62 Yr old blacksmith - Winner, S.D. lifts 155 LB anvil with his ears, in Ripleys "Believe It Or Not" 3-10-44, Rosebud Photo Co, Winner, S.D.
May 2004 - Uncle Tom Sheridan and Clayton O'Leary, This shop's on corner north of Fanning's Lumber Yard
June 2004 - (mailed from Newton, Iowa in 1912)
July 2004 - Blacksmith shop at Fowler, Colo., P. M. Risor and L. G. Williams
September 2004 - Atelier Gelsenkirchen, Neustrasse 25, Fernruf 3525
November 2004 - (mailed from Washington state)
December 2004 - West Alameda Inspection and Repair Shops, Blacksmith Shop, June 30, 1911
January 2005 - Addirau Devare, B. H. W. Cochrautau
October 2005 - Uncle Charlie Sheffer, Dillsburg, Penn.
January 2006 - Pferde Hufschmiede
March 2006 - the blacksmiths 260 COY. M. TASC. (Vulcan Iron Works on anvil, Scotland Forever on anvil base)
May 2006 - Kriegskarte No. 14, Feldschmiede
June 2006 - Shoeing Smiths, 16th Battery, France
July 2006 - Fabrique en Angleterre
August 2006 - (mailed in 1910, see writing on tool box)
September 2006 - Kursteilnehmer (dated 1912, see additional writing on sign in picture)
October 2006 - (mailed in 1915 from Spandau)
November 2006 - 19-12-26 Souvenir des Sans chagrins (see additional writing on sign in picture)
December 2006 - Detachement D'arlon 1911 (mailed 1911 from Antwerpen Anvers)
March 2007 - Blacksmiths Lorain (Ohio) Coal and Dock Co.
July 2007 - C. Franz - Son
September 2007 - Rochester, NY
December 2007 - Old Perry blacksmith shop in Folsom. Man with hat on, Russel Chandler.
January 2008 - Date : Between August & December 1918. Place/Origin : Tours, France. US Army Studio Photo showing The Second Aviation Instruction Center, Tours, France and the School of Aerial Photography created by Edward Steichen, Chief, Photographic Section, Air Service, American Expeditionary Forces, during the First World War. The photographs were put together by Capitaine Donald MacKain, voluntary enlisted in the French Army.
June 2008 - Mailed from Taunton, Minn. by Mrs. E. Voit on March 25, 1910 to Miss Mary Schenk in Porter, Minn. The calendar on the wall is from Dean & Company, Minneapolis, Minn. and is turned to October 1909.
August 2008 - B. M. Evans shop, Pearl St., Granville, O. (mailed from Granville, Ohio by Mrs. B. M. Evans on Jan. 15, 1913 to Mrs. Hattie Needham, 1092 Oak St., Columbus, Ohio).
September 2008 - Univ. of Michigan shop. John Porter, second from rear with tie.
Top of back page, on left - Atelier fur Photographie, A. Futtner, Zehntstrasse 7 Goslar. Die Originalplatte wird zur Nachbestellung aufbewahrt, G. Janssen & Co. Coln
Nothing available for the months not listed.
Postcard showing two men shoeing horse among trees - near Spokane, Washington
Postcard showing two men and two anvils near each other - 1908 Jenningston, WV (?)
Postcard showing man in white T-shirt behind Hay-Budden anvil with 4-legged forge on left - 12th Cav. Ft. Riley, Kansas 1914
Postcard showing two men hammering on double horn anvil with clip horn and upset block on stump with iron band around the top - Hitler Youth
Postcard marked on front with Forging Class, The Berry School, Mt. Berry, GA.
Postcard marked on front with Arts et Metiers - Erquelinnes
Postcard showing a man using a pritchel - St. Mawgan
Postcard showing a man working out of the back of an old van - Black & Mefford Horseshoers, Los Angeles
Postcard showing man standing at anvil beside calking vise and empty light sockets hanging from the ceiling - L. A. Jorgenson, Lincoln, Nebr., C. A. 1919, Claim to Fame: Shoed 56 horses in a single day.
Nothing available for the other postcards.