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Photos from Michigan's History

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Axe cutting and Rollways

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Big Wheels

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Blacksmiths and buildings

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Buildings and lumber camps.

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Buildings and camps

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Business, money, stores.

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Modern images and pictures of lumberjack camps.

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Gates, Dams, and Horse sleds with lumber

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Horse sleds and lumber

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Horse sleds and lumber

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Bunk houses, Early hydrolic equipment, and the interior of some sawmills.

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Using the railroad to transport logs.

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"Poster" from ad in Northwestern Lumberman, Jan 6, 1883


circa 1890
Photograph of lumbering railroad with a Shay locomotive and crew.

circa 1890
Photograph of lumbering railroad with a Shay locomotive and crew

circa 1890
Photograph of lumber railroad with a Shay Locomotive and crew.

circa 1890
Photograph of lumbering railroad with a Shay locomotive and crew.

circa 1890
Photograph of lumbering railroad with a Shay locomotive and crew

circa 1890
Photograph of E. Sharp's lumbering train and crew. Harbor Springs, MI.


circa 1890
Photograph of lumbering train and crew.

circa 1910
Photograph of William Bonifas Lumbering Company lumbering train and crew. Gogebic County

circa 1910
Photograph of a lumbering train and crew.


circa 1890
Photograph of crew building the river brance of the Manistee and Northeastern locomotive.

circa 1890
Photograph of Louis Sands Road, locomotive, rollway and crew.

The pictures above show images of Michigans lumbering industry in the 1890's through the 1920's. Millions of trees were cut and shipped to markets through out the world.

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Log Marks and log piles.

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Log salvage, log slides, and maps

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Mess Halls

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Mess Halls

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Oxen teams and river scenes.

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Camp pictures.

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Camps
and general pictures.

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Ice sprinklers and sawmills.

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Saw crews and shipping

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Storage pens and tools.

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