Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Created For = NAHSTE
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Scope and Contents Illustration of a hand using the "Burgess" patent rubber tapping knife to carve a tree. The text notes that the knife was patented in England, the Straits, and Ceylon.
Scope and Contents Photograph of a woman in traditional dress using a knife to cut into a tree to tap for rubber, which is caught in a cup at the base in a forest in [Malaysia?] in the early 20th century.