circa 1900 - 1930
Black and white photograph of a team of dark horses hitched to an empty single sled and unidentified driver, beside a pile of pulpwood in the foreground. A loaded sled sits behind, waiting to unload. A long line of empty pulpwood racks appear on the left, full racks on the right (possibly Lombard hauler sleds). Location of image unidentified. Written on the image back: "Taking wood from ice [?] teams and loading on hauler sleds." Original image donated by Mrs. Lyman K. Lee, Dover-Foxcroft, Maine.
MF075 General Photograph Collection
"Unloading pulpwood" (1920). Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History Image Gallery. 20.
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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