Keywords: Spiked boots
Two log drivers, Bangor, ca. 1865
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Date: circa 1865
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Life on a Tidal River - Bangor: Lumber Capital of the World
Lumberjacks had spiked boots that made it so they wouldn’t slip on the logs, which was extremely important.
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