The Kingston, Massachusetts Tool Encyclopedia features information about various tools that were manufactured by C. DREW & Co. and described in that company's trade catalogues.
Listings from the following catalogues are presently included in the Encyclopedia:
Information from other catalogues will be included as they become available for study:
C. DREW tools:
Categories: Augers * Box & Crate Tools * Builders Hardware * Carpet Tools * Coopers Tools * Coppering Hammers & Punches * Crow Bars * Fishing Specialties * Floor Chisels * Hooks * Machine Shop Tools * Machinists & Mechanics Chisels * Magnetic Nail Holders * Mallets * Marlin Spikes, Prickers & Splicers * Masons Tools * Miscellaneous * Nail & Spike Pullers * Plumbers Tools * Punches * Ripping Chisels * Rivet Tools * Rollers * Scrapers * Shingle Irons * Shipwrights Caulking Tools * Stone Cutting Tools * Utility Tools * Wood Chisels * Wrecking Bars *
H. REED tools:
Categories: Shipwrights Caulking Tools * Box Chisels
H. REED was a mark used by C. DREW & Co. on some of the tools they manufactured. "H. REED" tools were less expensive than those marked "C. DREW" and by inference were probably somewhat lower in quality.
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