Logging

Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.38813

Black and white photograph depicts first cars of lumber shipped from West coast of Vancouver Island, Port Alberni.  

Date: 
June 22, 1912
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.40607

B&W photograph depicts a sawmill on a body of water with a canoe in the foreground.

There was a caption on the original 5" x 7" glass plate negative, in the image, which has been rubbed out but read, "Barkley Sound Cedar Co" with more illegible.

Image used in Cyril Leonoff's "An Enterprising Life Leonard Frank Photographs 1895 -1944" on page 12 with the caption, "Wood Brothers' Barclay Sound Cedar Company mill, Alberni, Vancouver Island, 1909."

Date: 
[1909]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39220

B&W photograph depicts two men felling a tree in a forest using a chain saw.

Hand written caption on back of original 10" x 8" reads, "'Earliest chainsaw action.' Bloedel Stewart & Welch Ltd. Franklin River, Vancouver Island 1941. On demand safety helmets retouched in." In original 10" x 8" print the men's hats have been turned into helmets.

Date: 
[February] 1914
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39167

B&W photograph depicts an elevated view of logs in a body of water with mountains in the background, from a B. & K. Logging site.

Date: 
[June - July 1935]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39163

B&W photograph depicts a group of men and women standing beside a vehicle marked "E. & R. Stage" which is on a road surrounded by large douglas fir trees.

Date: 
[March or April 1934]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.40296

B&W photograph depicts two men standing in the snow with donkey machinery behind them. Location is Haida Gwaii.

Date: 
1919
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39053

B&W photograph depicts men building a wooden trestle in a clear cut area.

Date: 
[June 1927]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.38942

B&W photograph depicts two men standing in front of cedars.  In original 10" x 8" print, and original 12" x 10" two men have been rubbed out.

Date: 
[1920]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.38934

B&W photograph depicts four men sitting in front of five different species of timber: white pine, red cedar, douglas fir, balsam, and hemlock, in a forest.  The species are labelled on the bottom of the photo. 

Original 13.5" x 11" print  is signed in the bottom right corner.  Hand written caption on the back of 10"x  8" print reads, "Leonard Frank's famous "5 Species Photo" 1919."

Date: 
[1919 - 1921]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.38890

B&W photograph depicts a woman standing in front of a cedar tree in a forest.

Date: 
[Pre 1920]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara