ANSWER TO PIONEER PUZZLE #16:
Sausage maker. The saints stuffed the barrel full of sausage and pushed the handle in to force the sausage through the narrow tube into a bladder skin bag.
ANSWER TO PIONEER PUZZLE #17:
Bee Basket. When the saints were traveling to a new location, they put a beehive in this basket to take it with them. It had openings so the bees could fly out when they weren't traveling.