Dictionary of Wisconsin History
Search Results for: the letter 'J', Term Type: 'Things'
Term: Jumper (logging)
1. A sled shod with wood, used for hauling supplies over bare ground into a logging camp. Same as tote-sled. 2. A plaid wool jacket. A mackinaw. View more information about logging elsewhere at wisconsinhistory.org
View pictures relating to logging at Wisconsin Historical Images.
[Source: Sorden, L.G. and Isabel J. Ebert. Logger's Words of Yesteryears. (Madison, 1956)]