Type of Work: Technical Trades

Workers at Larkin Fuel Service in Tupper Lake

Workers at Larkin Fuel Service in Tupper Lake

Outside Larkin Fuel Service; the sign advertises disel, gas, fuel oil, and 24-hour burner service. Among those pictured are Jim Larkin, Lynn Larkin, Leo Sarazay, Tim Larkin, Lawrence Quesnell, Shawn Larkin, Don Dechene (in truck), and Chris Jessie. 1996 or 1997. Tupper Lake, NY. Photo courtesy of the Goff-Nelson Memorial Library.

Dale Hobson with printing press

Dale Hobson in Racquette River Printshop, 7 Market St., Potsdam, NY, January 1978. Press is a Davidson Dualith Duplicator Model 241, c. 1950. It could be used both for offset lithographic printing, or for relief printing from cast plates. Photo: courtesy Dale Hobson

Dale Hobson in Racquette River Printshop

Dale Hobson in Racquette River Printshop, 7 Market St., Potsdam, NY, January 1978. Machine is a cast-iron powered paper cutter built by Oswego Machine Works in 1903. Originally designed to be powered by belt and pulley from a central shop motor, its own massive 3-horsepower motor was attached c. 1930. Photo: courtesy Dale Hobson

Racquette River Printshop sign

Racquette River Printshop sign, designed by Paul Davison, depicts view from nearby bridge upstream toward Ives Park in Potsdam, NY. Photo: Dale Hobson