Big skids (sledge) in the woods

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Big skids (sledge) in the woods
Object id: 
LF.39900

B&W photograph depicts a man standing beside two large skids in a clear cut area.

Hand written caption on back of original 8"x 10" print mounted on board reads, "Taken in 1919 on the site of today's British Properties (of fine homes) when the Capilano Timber Co. Ltd. was logging the area and undertaking to axe out a pair of the biggest skids ever seen in the woods. The skids were for a huge steam donkey."

Date: 
1919
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Creator: 
Frank, Leonard
Studio: 
Leonard Frank Photos Studio