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Object ID # 1959.030.015
Object Name Plane, Molding
Title Moulding Plane
Lexicon category 4: T&E For Materials
Year Range from 1860
Year Range to 1880
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description A molding plane. One of a set of 19th-century moulding planes.
Provenance Reportedly made by/belonged to Henry Van Dusen (b. 1837? - d. 1920) of Brooke (Brookholm), the northwest area of Owen Sound, Grey County, circa 1914. He was the grandfather of Olive McDonald and the father of Mrs. George A. Ducker. His name is seen spelt differently in various sources, i.e. "Vandusen" and "Van Dusan". The Van Dusen family were U.E.L.

Last owned by his son-in-law, George A. Ducker who estimated that they were 1860 - 1880. Henry Van Dusen was the grandfather of Olive McDonald and the father of Mrs. George A. Ducker.

Collection Woodworking Tools and Equipment
Material Wood/Metal
Found Brookeholm, Owen Sound and Township of Georgian Bluffs, Grey County
People Vandusen, Henry