[Southern Pine Lumber Company Slip Tongue Log Skidder and Team] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Southern Pine Lumber Company Slip Tongue Log Skidder and Team]

Creator

  • Photographer: American Lumberman
    Creator Type: Organization

Date

  • Creation: 1903

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Photograph of a high-wheeled, slip-tongue log skidder with its teams and driver. The driver would straddle the cart over felled logs, where dangling tongs would be positioned to raise the end of a log off the ground when the mules pulled the tongue forward, allowing the log to "skid" along under the cart's rolling wheels.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : gelatin silver, b&w ; 16.1 x 21.3 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Southern Pine Lumber Company -- Photographs.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Logging
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Animals in logging -- Texas, East.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Logging -- Texas, East.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Lumbermen -- Texas -- Diboll.
  • Keyword: skidders
  • Keyword: slip tongue log skidders
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Timber -- Texas, East.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Angelina County - Diboll
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: 1903

Collection

  • Name: American Lumberman: Photographs of Southern Pine Lumber Company
    Code: ALC

Institution

  • Name: The History Center
    Code: FWHC

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 0055_american-lumberman-tex107-1903

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