Horses -- Log transportation
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
1306 Mrs. Hartley (Lilla) Anderson, interviewed by Edward D. “Sandy” Ives, spring 1980, Sherman Mills, Maine. 14 pp. Tape: 1 hr. w/ cat. Anderson talks about her father, Earl Stubbs, who was the subject of the song "The Teamster in Jack MacDonald’s Crew." Text: catalog. Recording: mfc_na1306_t1412_01 [T 1412]. 48 minutes
1925 Philip Armstrong, interviewed by Edward D. “Sandy” Ives, May 23, 1986, Calais, Maine. Armstrong describes working in the woods and river drives along the Machias; driving skid-team; filing saws; trigging in order to pile logs; moving logs on lakes with a capstan; building a tennis court; risks of river-driving; sleeping arrangements during a river drive; city camps (depot camps); and hunting stories. Text: 39 pp. transcript Recording: C 0245 – C 0246 1 hour 10 mins
This collection includes photocopied notebooks of the various aspects of Mr. Vigue's jobs. Mr. Vigue has recorded every aspect in minute detail. The notebooks mostly concern transport in logging operations. Some marksmanship records are also in the collection.