[Working Sawmill]

[Working Sawmill]

Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of an unidentified working sawmill near the Neches River.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
[Logging Team]

[Logging Team]

Date: September 17, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of a logging team in front of a building with the name "A. B. Mandelstamm" on the side. A team of four mules pulls a cart of logs. An unidentified man sits on the mule in the back and to the left, and another man sits on top of the logs in the cart.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
[Logging Team]

[Logging Team]

Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of a logging team at Jerry Liles' Sawmill in Ponta. A man wearing a cowboy hat sits on a wagon, behind a team of four horses, who pull a wagon full of logs. The team stands at rest in front of a log cabin.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
[Sawmill at Reklaw]

[Sawmill at Reklaw]

Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of a sawmill in Reklaw. A steam engine being pulled by a large team of animals is visible. Walter Williamson and Thomas A. Williamson, an independent hauler, are pictured.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
[Broad Ax Timber Shaping]

[Broad Ax Timber Shaping]

Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Rick Smith timber shaping at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Rick stands on a large log, raising an axe in the air before bringing it down on a large piece of timber. Rick wears a striped shirt with jeans, suede boots, and a blue hat.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Log Sawing]

[Log Sawing]

Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of children learning how to saw logs at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The two children push and pull the long saw through an overturned tree trunk.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[Arnold Griffin Teaching Log Sawing]

[Arnold Griffin Teaching Log Sawing]

Date: [1976-08-05..1976-08-08]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Arnold Griffin teaching children how to saw a log at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Arnold holds onto the middle of the saw, guiding it through the wood as two boys hold onto handles on opposite sides. the sawing demonstration takes place in the front yard surrounding a small wooden house.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
[McGiffert Log Loader and Crew]

[McGiffert Log Loader and Crew]

Date: 1903
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of a Mcgiffert log loader and crew of the Southern Pine Lumber Company loading logs onto rail cars.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Timber Stacked in the Woods]

[Timber Stacked in the Woods]

Date: 1903
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of freshly cut timber stacked in the woods.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Corliss Steam Sawmill Engine]

[Corliss Steam Sawmill Engine]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of a Southern Pine Lumber Company sawmill engine, a 24x48 500 horse power Filer & Stowell Corliss steam engine, with an 18-foot fly wheel. A company employee is depicted in the background. This is likely sawmill 1, or the yellow pine mill.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
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