Vancouver Island

Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39070

B&W photograph depicts two hand loggers with International Timber Co. Ltd.  finishing an undercut on a large doulgas fir tree in a forest, near Horne Lake on Vancouver Island.

Date: 
[March] 1928
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39046

B&W photograph depicts an exterior view of the MacMillan Blodel Ltd. sawmill in Port Alberni from the water, with clearcut areas in the background.

Date: 
[May 6, 1927]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39037

B&W photograph depicts an exterior view of the Straits Lumber Co. lumber mill at Red Gap, Nanoose Bay, with booming grounds in the foreground.

Date: 
[July 19. 1926]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39035

B&W photograph depicts an interior view of a paper mill showing rolls of paper.

Hand written caption on back of 8" x 10" print reads, "B.C. Pulp & Paper Co. Ltd. Port Alice, B.C. 1926. Used by K.G. Fensom in his article about history of Pulp & Paper Industry in B.C."
 
 

Date: 
[July 1926]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39031

B&W photograph depicts a train of flat bed rail cars loaded with logs with a clear cut area in the background.
Image is associated with Cathels and Sorenson Lumber.

Date: 
[April 13-16, 1926]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
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Object id: 
LF.39030

B&W photograph depicts a man, Archie McHugh, with an axe standing in front of a douglas fir tree in a forest.
Image is associated with Cathels and Sorenson Lumber.

Date: 
[April 13-16, 1926]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39042

B&W photograph depicts stacks of finished lumber with motorized vehicle, called a straddle buggy, carrying lumber, three men are also present.

Original 8" x 10" print is mounted on linen or canvas for use in a photo album.

Date: 
[May 6, 1927]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39027

B&W photograph depicts two fallers with axe cutting an undercut into a spruce tree in a forest.

Hand written caption on back of original 8" x 10" print mounted on linen or canvas reads, "Cathels & Sorenson Ltd. Victoria, B.C.  Port Renfrew, Vancouver Island, April 1926." Hand written caption on back of original 10" x 8" print reads, "1926 Old time fallers with completed undercut. Cathels & Sorenson Ltd. camp at Port Renfrew, Vancouver Island."

Date: 
[April 13-16, 1926]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39026

B&W photograph depicts two men with axe cutting an undercut into a spruce tree in a forest.

Hand written caption on back of original 8" x 10" print mounted on canvas or linen reads, "Cathels & Sorenson Ltd. Victoria, B.C.  Port Renfrew, Vancouver Island, 1926."

Date: 
[April 13-16, 1926]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39024

B&W photograph depicts a man standing in front of a fallen big spruce.

Hand written note on back of original print reads, "Vancouver Island 1926 (Note big spruce)."  and also "Cathels & Sorenson Ltd. (no longer in existance) logging camp at Port Renfrew, Vancouver Island, B.C."

Date: 
[April 13-16, 1926]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara