Contributed by Frank Trask through Hubbard Free Library
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The Hallowell Steam and Boom Co. was a logging company established on March 29, 1836. Logs were floated down the Kennebec River from as far away as the Moosehead Lake region to sorting booms, including the Hallowell Steam and Boom Co. Pictured here is the log driver's shanty in Hallowell.
About This Item
- Title: Hallowell Steam and Boom Co., Hallowell, ca. 1895
- Creation Date: circa 1895
- Subject Date: circa 1895
- Town: Hallowell
- County: Kennebec
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 12.5 cm x 17.5 cm
- Local Code: CP002031
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Lumber industry--Maine--Hallowell
- Log driving--Maine
- Kennebec River (Me.)
- Booms (Log transportation)--Maine--Hallowell
For more information about this item, contact:Hubbard Free Library
115 Second Street, Hallowell, ME 04347
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