Tools from a carpenter

My grandfather worked as a carpenter most of his life, in early 1910-1920 he went to Chicago for a couple of years and built houses. He returned home to Sweden before the “hard years” in north america.

8 thoughts on “Tools from a carpenter”

  1. My uncle went there [US] 1920, but he never returned — at least not to live. He visited after 42 years though.

    Imagine, just the actual TRIP, back then! Nowadays we board a comfortable aircraft and spend a number of hours there.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.