Contributed by Island Falls Historical Society
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Emerson Logging Company operation. In the foreground are logs layed across Swift Brook during the winter when the water was low. These logs served as staging for logs brought down by sled and yarded in preparation for the spring's high water that would carry the logs down river.
About This Item
- Title: Emerson Logging Company, Stacyville, ca. 1895
- Creation Date: circa 1895
- Subject Date: circa 1895
- Local Name: Swift Brook
- Town: Stacyville
- County: Penobscot
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 13 cm x 19 cm
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Booms (Log transportation)--Maine
- Log transportation--Maine
- Emerson Lumber Company
- Lumber industry--Maine--Stacyville
- Log driving--Maine
- Yarding (Logging)--Maine
- Swift Brook (Me.)
For more information about this item, contact:Island Falls Historical Society
PO Box 204, Island Falls, ME 04747
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