National Geographic : 1950 Feb
O National Geographic Society 4 Such Oxen Plowed and Hauled for Early Ohio Valley Settlers This West Virginia yoke, in strange contrast to mod ern tractors, took part in a centennial celebration at St. Marys, on the Ohio. They drew lively attention from visitors, few of whom had ever seen these vanish ing beasts of burden. Kodachrome Iy Justin Locke " Making and Decorating Pottery, One of Man's Oldest Arts At the Harker Pottery, East Liverpool, Ohio, wheels apply muddy brown edges to dinnerware. This brown turns to bright gold in the kiln. Use of the wheel, age-old potter's tool, enables operators to apply colors more evenly. Kodachrome courtesy Theodore R. Sills & Co.