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Tool Chests: Symbol and Servant

August 16, 1991 – December 9, 2005

American History Museum
14th and Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC

Location: 1st Floor, east of entrance to Engines of Change

On view are approximately 8 tool chests, including a machinist's tool kit, a shoe shine box, an office machine repairman's "attache" case, 19th-century tool chests used by an upholsterer and a needleworker, and an early 20th-century farrier's chest, and photographs of approximately 7 more.