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Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Mogul tractor is used to power a lifting outfit to load large logs onto freight car.
Date: date unknown
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: A railroad flatbed car loaded with logs and sitting on railroad tracks.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Loaded logging train flanked by piles of logs.
Description: Workers loading pine logs in northern Wisconsin when there was still virgin timber for logging.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Two men stand on a log supsended from a steam powered crane at an International Harvester logging operation. Large logs are in the foreground.
Description: Elevated view of lumber camp with loggers posing in front of a train loaded with logs.
Supplemental materials for the 4th-grade textbook, 'Wisconsin: Our State Our Story'
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: 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.
Description: View up logging railroad tracks running through the woods.
Description: A work crew of the Upham Lumber and Manufacturing Company near Athens, Wisconsin. The men are riding on a flatbed car of the Abbottsford and Northeastern R...
Description: Steam log hauler made by Phoenix Manufacturing Company of Eau Claire, pulling loaded skids through snow. Rice Lake lumber camp, overland spur.
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.
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...
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...
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