[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Engine 3 at the Southern Pine Lumber Company Mill Pond]

Description:

Photograph of Texas South-Eastern Railroad engine 3 ready to unload logs into the Southern Pine Lumber Company mill pond. The photograph shows how mill pond workers would release the chained logs using poles. The TSE railroad was founded in 1900 by the same owners of Southern Pine Lumber Company and served the company's logging operations. It also provided passenger service from Diboll to Lufkin until 1942.

Creator(s): American Lumberman
Location(s): United States - Texas - Angelina County - Diboll
Creation Date: 1903  
Partner(s):
The History Center
Collection(s):
American Lumberman: Photographs of Southern Pine Lumber Company
Usage:
Total Uses: 136
Past 30 days: 8
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1903
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Angelina County - Diboll
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1903  
Description:

Photograph of Texas South-Eastern Railroad engine 3 ready to unload logs into the Southern Pine Lumber Company mill pond. The photograph shows how mill pond workers would release the chained logs using poles. The TSE railroad was founded in 1900 by the same owners of Southern Pine Lumber Company and served the company's logging operations. It also provided passenger service from Diboll to Lufkin until 1942.

Note:

This photograph appears in the April 16, 1904 issue of American Lumberman.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : gelatin silver, b&w ; 16 x 21.1 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): mill ponds | lumber companies | short line railroads | trains | railroad workers
Partner:
The History Center
Collection:
American Lumberman: Photographs of Southern Pine Lumber Company
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 0042_american-lumberman-tex92-1903
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth204248
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth204248
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image