Port Alberni

Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.40177

B&W photograph depicts logs loaded on flat bed rail cars in a Weist Logging Co. logging camp.

Date: 
1912
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.40110

B&W photograph depicts a rigging, a spar tree, and machinery being used to load logs onto flat bed rail cars, an Alberni Pacific Lumber site.

Date: 
[ca. 1930]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.40087

B&W photograph depicts a panoramic view of a Barkley Sound Cedar Co. Ltd. sawmill in Port Alberni with a body of water and mountains in the background.

Hand written note on back of original 8" x 10" print reads, "Earliest Port Alberni, Barkley Sound Cedar Co. Ltd."

Date: 
Unknown
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.40065

B&W photograph depicts machinery and a spar tree being used to load logs onto a flat bed rail car, a Wiest Logging Co. Ltd. site.

Old catalogue record notes, "Set of old time photos, shingle manufacturing & logging, negatives missing." with source listed as original Otto Landauer list.

Date: 
[1912]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39947

B&W photograph depicts a man standing on top of a cold deck pile of logs with a spar tree in the background, a Hage Timber Co. Ltd. site.

Hand written caption on back of original 8" x 10" print mounted on board reads, "'Cold Deck' near Port Alberni, B.C. Hage Timber Co. Ltd. (extinct) about 1919."

Date: 
[1919 - 1921]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.39076

Black and white photograph depicts an International Timber Co. Ltd. locomotive No. 4 with douglas fir logs loaded on rail cars, three men are standing near and inside the locomotive. Information on the train provided by Frank Holm: "local train buffs Rick Land and Ken Rutherford say that in 1927, at the time of this photo, this locomotive was an Alberni Pacific Lumber Co., #4, wooden cab, arch windowed (rare), two truck (set of wheels), 60 ton, Shay (brand name) locomotive. It was built February 19, 1918 for C.N.R., #2945. Then it was Sultan Railway and Timber, #3 in Oso, Washington.

Date: 
[March or April 1927 or 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.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.38888

B&W photograph depicts logs loaded on rail cars being hauled by a locomotive.  Locomotive and rail cars are on wooden trestles and men are sitting on the logs. Companies involved are Weist Logging Co. Ltd. and Canadian Pacific Lumber Co. Ltd.

Date: 
[1912 -1920]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.38885

B&W photograph depicts men sitting on top of logs loaded on Weist Logging Co. rail cars, which are on wooden trestles.

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

Date: 
[1912]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara