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Logging -- Maine -- Equipment and supplies

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Guy E. Swan, interviewed by Edward D. “Sandy” Ives

Abstract 0987 Guy E. Swan, interviewed by Edward D. “Sandy” Ives, November 1, 1974, in kitchen of sister-in-law’s home in Bryant Pond, Maine. Swan, age 99, talks about the Grand Trunk railroad wreck of January 18, 1901 in Bethel, Maine: wreck of train near to Bryant Pond on Long; song about the wreck; wreck's consequences for his job; doing different jobs after being on the railroad; towing of logs in spring; describing pictures about his job in New Hampshire; different roads for going into the...
Dates: 1971 - 1999

Logging in Northern Maine Photographs

Identifier: SpC MS 1567-sc

Album containing photographs by an unidentified photographer of logging operations in various places in Maine. Images show logging roads and camps, Lombard log haulers, skidways, a tramway at Chamberlain Lake, Shin Pond, and Telos and Webster Dams. Also depicted are railroad stations, Mt. Katahdin, St. Croix Stream and views of the Eastern Manufacturing Company in South Brewer, Maine.

Dates: 1907-1928

Logging Operations in Maine Photographs

Identifier: SpC MS 1720-sc

Photographs taken by an unidentified photographer of logging operations in various areas of Maine.

Dates: circa 1920

Lombard Steam Log Hauler Articles

Identifier: SpC MS 1577-sc

Photocopies of articles about the Lombard steam log hauler from various publications dating from 1970-1986. The articles were collected by Frank A. Peltier, Houlton, Maine.

Dates: 1970-1986


Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Collection of photographs depicting woods work and woods life in the region of Allagash and Saint John, Maine, between 1900 and 1930.

Dates: 1974