[Longview Lumber Race]

Description:

Photograph of lumber haulers using mules to haul their lumber loads through downtown Longview, Texas. Different companies competed to haul the largest load to the sawmill, and the winner who hauled the largest load the fastest received a prize.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Creation Date: 1880~  
Partner(s):
Longview Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 23
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1880~
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1880~  
Description:

Photograph of lumber haulers using mules to haul their lumber loads through downtown Longview, Texas. Different companies competed to haul the largest load to the sawmill, and the winner who hauled the largest load the fastest received a prize.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 14 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Longview Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: GC0146
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth191282
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image