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Jonas W. Yeo drag saw advertisement and manual

 Collection — Folder: S1377
Identifier: S1377

Scope and Contents

This collection includes an undated advertisement and a manual from Jonas W. Yeo in Richmond, Indiana for a "cross-cut drag saw."


  • circa 1838-1879


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

Jonas W. Yeo was born in 1838 in Ohio. He worked as a machinist in Richmond, Indiana. He died and was buried in 1879 in Richmond, Indiana.

Sources: "Jonas W. Yeo." 1860 United States Federal Census. Accessed May 15, 2018. "Jonas W. Yeo." Find a Grave Index. Accessed May 15, 2018.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection includes two items.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Edith Weaver.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2018/05/15 by Jennifer Carter. EAD finding aid created 2018/05/15 by Jennifer Carter.
Jonas W. Yeo drag saw advertisement and manual
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.