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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Mogul 8-16 tractor used to power a lifting outfit to load large logs onto freight car.
Description: Mogul tractor is used to power a lifting outfit to load large logs onto freight car.
Date: date unknown
Description: Train pulling a long load of logs through the woods. Horses replaced oxen teams and are used along with wood burning trains to haul logs.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: At Hein's logging camp, a crane mounted on a railroad train lifts logs onto a flatbed railway car. Other logs are stacked on the snowy ground. A number of...
Description: A train pulls a load of very large tree trunks. Several men stand between the large logs.
Description: A railroad flatbed car loaded with logs and sitting on railroad tracks.
Description: Rail siding and hand car with crew at Slashing, Waupaca County. Three men stand on a hand car. Another man sits on a load of logs in the background.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Steam crane loading lumber onto a railroad car for use at an International Harvester sawmill.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: Steam log hauler made by Phoenix Manufacturing Company of Eau Claire, pulling loaded skids through snow. Rice Lake lumber camp, overland spur.
Description: Photographic postcard of Weeds Mill. View of the mill with smokestacks and logs piled on the pond shoreline waiting for processing. A steam locomotive is v...
Description: Two workers perched on a steam locomotive pulling railroad cars loaded with logs. The coal car bears the name "Deering Southwestern Railway." The railway w...
Description: The Mississippi River Logging Company's railroad grade two miles south of Weyerhaeuser over Soft Maple Creek, built about 1875-76.
Description: William Rogalsky's railroad tie mill, showing workers and logs ready to be milled. Photographer Charles J. Ruppenthal was known to have been active in Tige...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Logging Museum in Rhinelander.
Description: A man stands on top of the logs that are being loaded onto a railcar. Four African American men work to hoist them onto the car, standing at ground level....
Description: Train-load of logs with wood-burning Heisher geared locomotive and train crew.
Description: Yawkey-Bissell Lumber Co. main line logging railroad tracks “through virgin pine timber” south of Trout Lake.
Description: Workers loading pine logs in northern Wisconsin when there was still virgin timber for logging.
Description: View from shoreline of the Fairchild & Northeastern steam locomotive pulling a load of logs over the Black River bridge near Greenwood. A man is standing o...
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