Two wooden wheels for transmitting power in a cannery. These were probably used in some of the Will A. Lowman Canneries (White Crest Cannery, Coast Fish Co. and W. A. Lowman Canning Co.) NOTE: Will Lowman was the father of Betty Lowman Carey, mother of donor Gene Carey.
.001) large skinny wheel with edge covered with a canvas to add tension to the wheel
.002) smaller but wider wheel without any covering as in .001
For photos to seee how these wheels were used see 2006.032.001, WF 0435, D.VIII.035/.048/.079, D.V.003, D.V.087
|Credit line||Donated by Eugene "Gene" Carey from the Lowman Collection, June 2015|