With their miles of logging railroads, the companies set off nearly seventy years of pine manufacturing in what is now Bend's upscale Old Mill District. In the ...
Much of the information included in this timeline was sourced through Oregon Public Broadcasting at: http://www.opb.org/programs/oregonstory/logging/ timeline.
Sep 17, 2017 ... The timber industry has played a vital role in Oregon's legacy and growth as a state. These photos provide a glimpse into the our state's logging ...
Items 1 - 50 of 92 ... Carefully restored historic photos of Northwest Logging from the 1890s through the 1930s. Available as prints, cards and for licensing from Old ...
Jan 16, 2018 ... Industrial logging wasn't always seen purely as wanton environmental destruction. ... Early logging photos show the taming — and tarnishing — of Washington .... The Oregon and Washington forests will never be the same.
The recession of the early 1980s hit the wood-products market especially hard. ... One is titled “Skid Roads” and shows a team of massive oxen pulling logs that ...
Dec 14, 2015 ... Before the advent of modern chainsaws and logging machinery, the hard ... lumberjacks pose by a large Douglas fir ready for felling in Oregon.
Apr 20, 2016 ... What was life like along the McKenzie River in western Oregon in generations past? This picture history of early logging along the McKenzie ...
A large douglas fir log, 6 feet high and 20 feet long, shoots down the mountain on logger rails that lead to the timber mill. One lone man sits aside the log with ...
Apr 21, 2005 ... Early Heisler locomotive with a train load of logs. About 75 million ... work of skidding logs in the pine forests of eastern Oregon and began to.