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Views of logging at Towle Brothers Lumber Company near Dutch Flat, Calif. [graphic]
BANC PIC 19xx.325--PIC
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Title:

Views of logging at Towle Brothers Lumber Company near Dutch Flat, Calif

Abstract:

Includes a view of the Towle Brothers Lumber Company's Little Bear Valley sawmill and pond, and two views of logs being transported via a team of ten oxen and the company's private narrow-gauge railroad.

Date:

ca. 1883 (issued)

Subject:

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Towle Brothers Lumber Company -- Pictorial works
Logging -- California -- Placer County -- Photographs
Narrow gauge railroads -- California -- Photographs
Sawmills -- California -- Placer County -- Photographs
Logging railroads -- California -- Photographs
Dutch Flat (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographer unknown. Possibly taken in conjunction with the August 18, 1883 Placer Times article about the mill.
The Towle Bros. Lumber Company was located in Dutch Flat, Placer County. The Little Bear Valley sawmill was twelve miles from Dutch Flat, past Towles Station where logs were shipped via the Central Pacific Railroad Company.

Type:

graphic
Albumen prints.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
3 photographic prints : albumen ; 11 x 19 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 19xx.325--PIC

Origin:

California