Group of men standing around two pair of oxen, possibly durhams, and pair of light grey horses. The double sleds are empty. Frozen lake with tamarack swamp in background.
Written on the back of the photo:
Taken at Sebois Lake, Maine
Jordan Lumber Co.
Had two lumber camps.
Used oxen and horses.
They had 14 oxen.
The original photograph was donated by M.L. Jordan, Old Town, Maine. Accessioned 1958.
MF075 General Photograph Collection
"Seboeis Lake, Maine. Jordan Lumber Co." (1898). Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History Image Gallery. 16.
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Existence and Location of Originals
Located at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress: AFC 2012/047 https://lccn.loc.gov/2013655211.
Horse-drawn vehicles, Logging, Woodsmen, Lumbermen, Maine Lumber Industry