Electrical worker tool belt, ca. 1920

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Electrical worker tool belt, ca. 1920

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Heavy leather tool belts like this one were used by electrical linemen working overhead on utility poles.

The large rings were used to attach climbing and safety straps.

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About This Item

  • Title: Electrical worker tool belt, ca. 1920
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Media: Leather, metal
  • Local Code: 2004.090.4895
  • Collection: Central Maine Power Company collection
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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