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Citizen photographers: Design Observer This image comes from a binder containing thirty-six occupational photographs taken in Portland, Oregon and Challam Bay, Washington by the commercial photographers Arthur M. Prentiss and W. Ellison, c.

A series of photos from the 1915-era capture lumberjacks working among the redwoods in Humboldt County, California, when tree logging was at its peak. The photos are part of the Humboldt State University Library Special Collections, a series of pictures from northwest California from the 1880s through the 1920s by Swedish photographer A.W. Ericson. This is another part of our history that makes me want to weep. #America #myt

A series of photos from the capture lumberjacks working among the redwoods in Humboldt County, California, when tree logging was at its peak. The photos are part of the Humboldt State University Library Special Collections, a series of pictures f

From an interior point on the Columbia River, Oregon.
Pine logs in rafts 800 feet long and 52 feet wide are towed 1000 miles via the Pacific Ocean to San Diego, California where they are transformed into lumber.

From an interior point on the Columbia River, Oregon.Pine logs in rafts 800 feet long and 52 feet wide are towed 1000 miles via the Pacific Ocean to San Diego, California where they are transformed into lumber.

Redwood Forest - The Tallest Trees in The World.

~ The Majestic Redwood ~ Prairie Creek Redwood State Park, California. This amazing 300 foot tall, 1500 year old redwood was shot by Nick Nichols for National Geographic. He used a 3 camera, robotic dolly on a gyroscope to create this 83 photo composite.

The Famous One Log House is one on Northern California attractions. It was hollowed out in 1946 from a single log that came from a 2100 year old redwood tree. The log weighed 42 tons and it took two men 8 months of hard work to hollow out a room 7 feet high (2 m) and 32 feet long (10 m).  Even though a house is just a tourist attraction, it is perfectly habitable and contains a kitchen, bedroom, living room, and dining room.

The Famous One Log House is one on Northern California attractions .

Dyerville gigante, uno de los árboles más grandes del mundo. Cuando este enorme árbol cayó al suelo en 1991, se podía oír a kilómetros de distancia. Sonaba como un choque de trenes. ("Avenida de la Giants", Humboldt Redwoods State Park, CA)

The Dyerville Giant, one of the largest trees in the world. When this massive tree crashed to the ground in you could hear it for miles around. It sounded like a train wreck. ("Avenue of the Giants," Humboldt Redwoods State Park, California)

Falling a big cedar on a steep hill so it falls up-hill. Logging - rigging men and timber fallers: Boarding up to get the down-hill side..We used to do that too..in Oregon before the owl.

Falling a big cedar on a steep hill so it falls up-hill. Logging - rigging men and timber fallers: Boarding up to get the down-hill side.in Oregon before the owl.

The "Crannell Giant", a redwood tree, is thought to have been the largest living organism on Earth before it was logged in 1926.

Crannell Creek Giant Coast Redwood aka Maple Creek redwood and Captain Elam redwood

Big Load of Logs on a Skidder in Michigan, c.1880 Giclee Print

Big Load of Logs on a Skidder in Michigan, c.1880

Big Load of Logs on a Skidder in Michigan, Giclee Print

Redwood Tree  Calif

Bring a little bit of grandeur to your living home along with inspirational wood working ideas as well as projects shelf made by woodworkers around the world.

Logging - Lake Cavanaugh, Wash.

Amazing Vintage Photographs Document Logging and Lumber Activities in the Pacific Northwest at the Turn of the Century

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