Logging History

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sequoia tree logging cutting down a coastal redwood by hand Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Terra Nova, Giant Tree, Old Trees, Vintage Photographs, Historical Photos, Belle Photo

Falling the Big Ones, or cutting down a coastal redwood by hand

It is difficult to imagine what the first loggers felt when they first saw the coastal redwoods of Mendocino. It takes a lot of moxie and muscle to down a three hundred foot high tree. But they did. How?

Catching a ride on the Logging train.A logging train loaded with huge logs crossing a trestle in the Cascade Mountains, Oregon Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Forest Pictures, Train Pictures, Rare Photos, Vintage Photographs, Old Trains, Vintage Trains

A logging train loaded with huge logs crossing a trestle in the Cascade Mountains, Ore.

1 photographic print on stereo card : stereograph. | 2 women and a man seated on front of engine pulling flatcars loaded with logs.

Large log in Darrington, Wa. believed to be the largest tree cut in Washington state. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Giant Tree, Big Tree, Redwood Forest, Unique Trees, Old Trees, Tree Trunks

Large log in Darrington, Wa. I believe it to be the largest tree cut in Washington state.

Non-profit wants to clone the world's oldest trees to reforest the planet Earth Day 2013 - Archangel Ancient Tree Archive plans to clone these giant trees from America's century exploitation of the natural resources. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Forest Pictures, Giant Tree, Big Tree, Tree Felling, Cedar Trees, Old Trees

Felling a sixteen-foot cedar

1 photographic print on stereo card : stereograph. | Man lying in cut in a tree; two men with axes standing at side of the tree.

Fieldbrook stump in California by Farmer Dodds Old Pictures, Old Photos, Redwood Forest, Old Trees, All Nature, Big Tree, The Old Days, Winter Trees, Vintage Photographs

Fieldbrook stump in California

Explore farmer dodds' photos on Flickr. farmer dodds has uploaded 3929 photos to Flickr.