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Date: 1910-09 ca.

Description: Three men are standing with machinery, likely a sawmill, peripherally related to the Leighton-Wyoming mining operation.

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Sawmill

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A steam tractor provides power for a portable sawmill owned by Jake Karken. The large sawblade is still as men pose for the photographer. There is a team o...

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Goodyear Mill

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down railroad tracks entering a lumberyard, with a silo on the right, and chimney on the left. Possibly the Goodyear Mill, three miles south of Saddle...

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Small Mill

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Small mill, with adjacent stream.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Holt Lumber Company sawmill, built in 1840.

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Holt's Mill

Date: 1856 after

Description: A view of the sawmill and various outbuildings located on the Oconto River. Steam is emitted from a large pipe over over the main building and from two sm...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across open ground towards men posed sitting and standing in horse-drawn wagons in front of a sawmill.

Date: 1938-03-07 

Description: Men working at a sawmill. An International PD-80 power unit is used to power machinery.

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Goodyear Mill

Date:  date unknown

Description: Lumberyard with railroad lines and a sawmill, probably the Goodyear Mill, three miles south of Saddle, or a mill located in McKenna.

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: This map shows vacant Southwick & Sellers lands, settlers' houses, Goodland Co. land, schools, churches, saw mills, roads, and railroads. A key in the uppe...

Date: 1900 

Description: Shows lands belonging to Wisconsin Timber and Land Co., towns, post offices, saw mills, creameries, camps, churches, schools, farm houses, town halls, rail...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Five employees(l to r Joe Hess, Eddy Hess, Tony Hess, Frank "Foots" Hess Jr. and Frank Hess Sr.) of the Hess Cooperage, cut a large oak log to make headers...

Lumberman and Timber Mogul

Biography of Frederick Weyerhaeuser, the lumberman and timber mogul who founded the Weyerhaeuser Company and became the 8th richest American ever.

Date: 1938-02-22 

Description: Men operating machinery in a sawmill powered by an International PK-40 power unit.

Date: 1881 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Marinette, with insets.

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Sawmill Fire

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: A crowd gathers and watches the sawmill on fire.

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Warrens Mill

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across yard of men and children posed near what is probably Warrens Mill. Men and children are posed standing, sitting in lumber wagons, on horses, an...

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Saw Mill

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View across snow-covered ground towards a saw mill operated by the U.S. Corps of Engineers. Soldiers are loading logs to be processed on to a horse-drawn s...

Date: 1886 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Ashland, on the shores of Lake Superior, with insets of The Apostle Islands Chequamagon Bay & Ashland, and Distances from Ashland.

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