This image shows about half the lineshaft still hanging in the Campbell Carriage Factory, used to distribute the horse power.

If you click on the full image, you will see about half of the "lineshaft" which runs the full 40' length of the machine room. Each of the pulleys fixed onto the lineshaft distributed power to one (or more) of the machines located throughout this room.

Paul Bogaard
Leslie Van Patter, Adèle Hempel
19-20th Century
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