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Keywords: Pulpwood

Historical Items

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Item 17360

Loading Pulpwood, Portage, ca. 1970

Contributed by: Oakfield Historical Society Date: circa 1970 Location: Portage Media: Photographic print

Item 101042

Sleds of pulpwood, Magalloway Township, 1939

Contributed by: National Archives at Boston Date: 1939 Location: Magalloway Township Media: Photographic print

Item 100975

Tractor hauling pulpwood, Magalloway Township, 1939

Contributed by: National Archives at Boston Date: 1939 Location: Magalloway Township Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Student Exhibit: Logging on Kennebec River

I became interested in the Kennebec River log drive when my grandfather would tell me stories. He remembers watching the logs flow down the river from his home in Fairfield, a small town along the Kennebec River.

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Princeton: Woods and Water Built This Town

Princeton benefited from its location on a river -- the St. Croix -- that was useful for transportation of people and lumber and for powering mills as well as on its proximity to forests.

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Prisoners of War

Mainers have been held prisoners in conflicts fought on Maine and American soil and in those fought overseas. In addition, enemy prisoners from several wars have been brought to Maine soil for the duration of the war.

Site Pages

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

Smith. He produced not only lumber but also wood-turnings. Pulpwood for turnings was amassed on the bank across the road.

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Patten Lumbermen's Museum

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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Skowhegan Community History - Skowhegan: "A Place To Watch"

… being replaced by the easier to manage four-foot pulpwood logs, which were floated downstream all summer long.