Brookfield Museum and Historical Society
   An Extended Learning and Research Center
165 Whisconier Road, P.O. Box 5231, Brookfield, CT 06804
Phone:  203-740-8140


Screw Driver

One-piece blade and handle with hardened grips.

The Screw Driver is an American name.  The European names were Turnscrewers, Screw-Pullers, or Unscrewers.  A Philadelphia merchant coined the American name in 1760. 

 

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