[A Log atop the Endless Chain]

Description:

Photograph of the Southern Pine Lumber Company log pond from the top of the endless chain incline. The photograph shows how logs were attached to the chain and pulled upward from the mill pond and into the sawmill.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Texas - Angelina County - Diboll
Creation Date: 1907  
Partner(s):
The History Center
Collection(s):
American Lumberman: Photographs of Southern Pine Lumber Company
Usage:
Total Uses: 26
Past 30 days: 1
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Creator (Photographer):
Creator (Photographer):
J. D. Cress

J. D. Cress was an American Lumberman photographer.

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1907
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Angelina County - Diboll
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1907  
Description:

Photograph of the Southern Pine Lumber Company log pond from the top of the endless chain incline. The photograph shows how logs were attached to the chain and pulled upward from the mill pond and into the sawmill.

Note:

This photograph appears in the January 18, 1908 issue of American Lumberman.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : gelatin silver, b&w ; 15.4 x 20.4 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): mill ponds | logs | lumber companies
Partner:
The History Center
Collection:
American Lumberman: Photographs of Southern Pine Lumber Company
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 0092_american-lumberman-sp241-1907
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth204298
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth204298
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image