Chubb Fly Rod

Thomas H. Chubb (Vermont)
Lancewood; c. 1890
Between 1875 and 1880, Chubb built the rodmaking industry’s first large power lathes, designed to turn lancewood rod sections like those used in this example.

The American Museum of Fly Fishing Collection
Gift of Dr. Sheridan Waite

Year1890Accession No.73-110.01Made byThomas H. Chubb