Hauling logs on a bobsled, ca. 1895

Contributed by Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Hauling logs on a bobsled, ca. 1895

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In this picture, logs are being hauled out of the Aroostook Woods on a bobsled.

Bobsleds have runners in the front and rear. Each pair turn lefts and right independently of the other, making the sled more maneuverable.

Each pair of runners on a bobsled can also pivot up and down as the sled is pulled across uneven ground for a smoother, more stable ride than that of a long sled.

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About This Item

  • Title: Hauling logs on a bobsled, ca. 1895
  • Creation Date: circa 1895
  • Subject Date: circa 1895
  • Location: Aroostook County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 12 cm x 17 cm
  • Collection: E. B. White Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum
109 Main Street, Houlton, ME 04730

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