Term: Packs (logging)
Winter footwear worn by lumber-jacks. Made of rubber bottoms with leather tops. They were worn with several pairs of wool socks. 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)]