Monthly Archives: October 2013

Iron & Brawn

This black and white image, from State Records NSW, shows the Hadfield Works in Alexandria, New South Wales, Australia, in March of 1925. The men in this photo are hard at work creating the first steel forgings at the plant. … Continue reading

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Macro Makes Everything Beautiful

This old world can be a very beautiful place, provided one knows where to look. Or, sometimes, how to look. For example, this photo of a wire brush: Hand tools don’t get much more utilitarian than a wire brush. These … Continue reading

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