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Logging

Seasons, Winter, Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Log Transportation, Four team loads of wood back of Swedetown. [Teams of horses pull loads of wood through the snow.]

Scanned: February 11, 2010


Horse Team

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Log Transportation, Log Driving, , Jaka's Team [Horse team pulling a large load of fresh cut lumber out of the woods on sleigh]

Scanned: December 8, 2006


Gregoryville Saw Mill

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Log Transportation, Log Driving, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Saw Mills, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Gregoryville Saw Mill. [A photo of a man standing on logs floating in a holding pond. The logs appear to have been cut to a standard length and an active sawmill is in the background. The glass negative is broken in the upper right-hand corner.]

Scanned: September 8, 2005


Ready to Roll

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Water, Lakes, Logs along shore of Keweenaw Bay, trip to Pines

Scanned: July 8, 2014


Lumbering

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Log Transportation, Persons, Seasons, Winter Worlds Fair [Four horses pull a massive load of logs on a sleigh. Back of photo is stamped with "Timber Producers Assn.- Box 431 - Ironwood, MI.]

Scanned: December 6, 2006


Lumbering

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Log Transportation, Seasons, Winter, [Picture of a massive pile of logs.]

Scanned: December 6, 2006


Lumber Camps

Persons, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Forest Products Industry, Lumbering Photo of 11 men who were cutting kilnwood for a company called Charcoal Co. operating in Mellon, Wisconsin years back. [Photo of the men and horses at the camp.]

Scanned: December 20, 2006


Ford Forestry Center

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, [Aerial view of the Ford Forestry Center.]

Scanned: January 30, 2009


Lumbering - Cutting and Hauling

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Log Transportation, Persons, Seasons, Winter Swedetown Road? Horse drawn lumber sleighs. [Teams of horses haul loads of cut timber through the woods.]

Scanned: October 16, 2006


Biography - James Sinclair Stringer

Persons, Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Operated the only planing mill in Houghton County. Was engaged in the fuel and lumber business. Born in 1854 in Wayne County, Michigan of Irish parents. Bought out the Sturgeon River Lumber Company in 1894. [Head and shoulders portrait of James Sinclair Stringer]

Scanned: November 14, 2006