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Nara log landing

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Seasons, Winter, Nara log landing 1915 [A winter photo of a group of men posed with a team of horses and a large pile of logs. The original photo is blurry.]

Scanned: April 19, 2006


Nara log landing on Portage Lake-1915-W.O. Nara and bulldog

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Seasons, Winter, Nara log landing on Portage Lake-1915-W.O. Nara and bulldog [A winter photo of a boy and a dog near large piles of lumber. The original photo is blurry.]

Scanned: April 19, 2006


Lumber camp, Nara woods

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Loggers, Dwellings, Lumber Camps, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Lumber camp, Nara woods [A group of lumberjacks pose for a photo at their camp. One of them holds a beagle dog and another pretends to play a fiddle with two sticks of wood.]

Scanned: January 14, 2010


World Fair load of logs

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Seasons, Winter, World Fair load of logs, not local [A photo of a horse team pulling a huge load of logs. The photo has the caption "36,055 Feet in Fifty Logs, The World's Fair Load, Loaded and Hauled by the Nester Estate at Ewen, Ontonagon Co., Mich.". Image seems to have been clipped from a magazine or newspaper.]

Scanned: January 14, 2010


Sawmill

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Saw Mills, Sawmill owned by Norbert Sarazin family [A photo of a large wooden building. A few people and piles of lumber are visible. The original photo is blurry.]

Scanned: April 20, 2006


Lumbering Crew

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, 1920's J.W. Nara back row, far right-lumbering crew [A photo of a group of lumberjacks standing in front of a building. ]

Scanned: January 14, 2010


Nara lumber camp, present sugar camp

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Seasons, Winter, Nara lumber camp, present sugar camp [Icicles hang off of the roof of several of the buildings in this winter scene. Several men are outside.]

Scanned: January 14, 2010


Nara log landing

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Seasons, Winter, Nara log landing ca. 1915 [A winter photo of a horse and sleighs near several crude structures. Piles of logs can be seen in the background.]

Scanned: January 15, 2010


Lumbering - Cutting and Hauling

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Log Transportation, Persons, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor Logging Scene [Lumberjacks stand on logs with their tools.]

Scanned: October 16, 2006


Old Lumber Camp

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Loggers, Dwellings, Lumber Camps, Old Lumber Camp - 2 miles in of Nara's [A photo of several dilapidated buildings in a field. A number of stumps are also pictured. Same as MTU Neg 01064.]

Scanned: March 30, 2006