Log boom, Island Falls, ca. 1895

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Log boom, Island Falls, ca. 1895

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Log booms were used to collect and inventory logs before directing the logs down the river in particular directions. The last log drive down the Mattawamgeak River was in 1920.

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About This Item

  • Title: Log boom, Island Falls, ca. 1895
  • Creation Date: circa 1895
  • Subject Date: circa 1895
  • Town: Island Falls
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 15 cm x 24 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Island Falls Historical Society
PO Box 204, Island Falls, ME 04747
(207) 463-2372

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