Keywords: Lumber camps
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Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum
Media: monochrome photograph
Contributed by: Patten Lumbermen's Museum
Date: circa 1893
Stories and tall tales abound concerning cooks and cookees -- important persons in any lumber camp, large or small.
After the canoe, steamboats became the favored method of transportation on Moosehead Lake. They revolutionized movement of logs and helped promote tourism in the region.