Glory Days of Logging: Action in the Big Woods, British Columbia to California

Glory Days of Logging: Action in the Big Woods, British Columbia to California

by Ralph W. Andrews
     
 
The reissue of this classic history allows us to once again journey into the past and rediscover for the first time the forgotten men and methods of logging history in the Northwest United States and Canada. This book contain the best photographs of a dozen famous collections: Davis and Benson rafts, river drives, hand logging spar topping big wheels in the pine,

Overview

The reissue of this classic history allows us to once again journey into the past and rediscover for the first time the forgotten men and methods of logging history in the Northwest United States and Canada. This book contain the best photographs of a dozen famous collections: Davis and Benson rafts, river drives, hand logging spar topping big wheels in the pine, saw mills of 1890 to 1915, historical ox teams, tractors, blumes. In this chronicle of the Big Woods, bunk house ballads, humorous sketches and eyewitness accounts of work and life in the tall uncut as well as the rich photographs help the reader to actually feel the old logging atmosphere.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780887405938
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
03/01/1994
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
871,679
Product dimensions:
8.19(w) x 10.52(h) x 0.49(d)

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