Photograph shows lumber being transported along a body of water in Pendzhikent, Tajikistan. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' promyslovai︠a︡, 1871-1872, part 3, p. 20. Title from item.
Date based on Detroit, Catalogue F (1899). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 04505. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949. Heading(s) in 610 field(s) unverified.
Title from Detroit, Catalogue J (1901); date based on Detroit, Catalogue F (1899). Originally part of a two-part panorama; for full panorama see negatives D4-4769 and D4-4770. "464" on negative. Detroit Publish... more
Print shows a Victorian trade card from a series of winter scenes with space for text advertising a particular product or service. For an example of how these cards were used for advertising, see: LOT 14100, no... more
Illustration shows a female spirit labeled "Public Spirit" warning two men cutting logs, of the consequences of deforestation. Title from item. Illus. from Puck, v. 14, no. 357, (1884 January 9), centerfold. Co... more
Train carrying large pieces of redwood trees, California. Illus. in: Redwood and lumbering in California forests. San Francisco, Cal. : Edgar Cherry & Co., publishers, 1884, [plate 21], following p. 84. No. 34.
Lumberjacks with large felled redwood tree, California. Illus. in: fixed Redwood and lumbering in California forests. San Francisco, Cal. : Edgar Cherry & Co., publishers, 1884, [plate 18], following p. 72. No. 12.
Date based on negative number which falls within range of numbers in Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "6" and "8" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 021111. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.
Print shows two men standing on a pile of logs on a sled drawn by four oxen during winter in Minnesota. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 37, no. 1892 (1893 March 25), p. 281.
Photograph shows two men, possibly A. Underhill (foreman) and J.C. Hunt (scaler) standing atop 56 large logs on a sled; Dan Conley, teamster stands with four teams of horses. Title from item.
Exterior view of sawmill surrounded by lumber. Illus. in: Arkansas. Statistics and information showing the agricultural and mineral resources / Missouri Pacific railway company. 17th edition, c1896, p. 43. Refe... more
"Detroit Photographic Co." Mounted back to back with "01937. Rollingstone Valley. Near Lewiston, Minn." May have been part of album. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 01936A. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.
Caption: The great saw mill scene. Created by "The Enquirer Job Printing Co., Cin., O." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)
Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.
Title and date from Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of an illustration signed "Homer." Detroit Publishing Co. no. 029943. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.