Horses hauling logs, Troy, ca. 1940

Courtesy of Neil Piper, an individual partner

Horses hauling logs, Troy, ca. 1940

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Town of Troy selectmen hired local lumbermen to selectively cut trees on town-owned abandoned farms. Lumberman used wood skidders pulled by horses to get the logs off the farms.

This program provided employment for local people in need of income during the post depression period.

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  • Title: Horses hauling logs, Troy, ca. 1940
  • Creator: Piper, Seavey A
  • Creation Date: circa 1940
  • Subject Date: circa 1940
  • Town: Troy
  • County: Waldo
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 7 cm x 11.4 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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