Canada

Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39410

B&W photograph depicts a douglas fir tree in a forest with an undercut in the tree, near an A. & M. Logging Co. Ltd. site on Cracroft Island.

Hand written caption on back of original 11.5" x 10.5" reads, "Still in the way of the old time hand logger. 1947 Big Douglas Fir with undercut ready, Cracroft Island, B.C."

Date: 
[September 1947]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39408

B&W photograph depicts three hemlock trees in a forest, near an A. & M. Logging Co. Ltd. site on Cracroft Island.

Old catalogue record notes, "One year later forest fire destroyed these fine stands of timber. Photograph used for montage of 12 enlargements at Forest Products Labratories, U.B.C."

Date: 
[September 1947]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39405

B&W photograph depicts logs on the shoreline with a railroad on the left side of the photograph and booming grounds in the background, near an A. & M. Logging Co. Ltd. site at Forward Bay on Cracroft Island.
 

Date: 
[1947]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39404

B&W photograph depicts a man with a Vaughan drag saw cutting into a large log on a beach with booming grounds in the background, near an A. & M. Logging Co. Ltd. logging site at Forward Bay on Cracroft Island.
 

Date: 
[1947]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39403

B&W photograph depicts a spar tree and machinery being used to load logs onto the back of an early flat bed truck, at an A. & M. Logging Co. Ltd. site near Forward Bay on Cracroft Island.
 

Date: 
[1947]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39401

B&W photograph depicts a spar tree and machinery being used to load logs onto the back of an early flat bed truck, at an A. & M. Logging Co. Ltd. site near Forward Bay on Cracroft Island.
 

Date: 
[1947]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39421

B&W photograph depicts a man standing beside donkey machinery with a forest in the background, at an A. & M. Logging Co. Ltd. site on Cracroft Island.

Date: 
[1947]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39398

B&W photograph depicts booming ground with a man standing on a log and pushing another log with a pole, front of buildings at an A. & M. Logging Co. Ltd. logging camp at Forward Bay on Cracroft Island.

 

Date: 
[1947]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39396

B&W photograph depicts booming ground in front of buildings at an A. & M. Logging Co. Ltd. logging camp at Forward Bay on Cracroft Island.

Old catalogue records notes, "These early model trucks moved on planked roads. See #27271 & #27277."

Date: 
1947
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39395

B&W photograph depicts booming ground in front of buildings at an A. & M. Logging Co. Ltd. logging camp at Forward Bay on Cracroft Island.
 

Date: 
1947
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara