Film: 11012

Industry + Work | 1900 | Silent | B/W


Making matches 1900's

The log stack. Peeling a log. Rolling logs down pile of timber logs. Machine which rolls out thin wood. The box making machines. Painting composition on the boxes. Planing the timber. Big guillotine cuts the matches which smoke. Person in overalls mixes a bucket of paste. Match making machine. Feeding in the splints, dipping in paraffin and composition - this last job done by women.

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