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Thomas Jefferson, no date, Calculations on Architecture and Timber
A sketch of the northern part of the "Million Acres" on the Kennebec River with certain timber lots laid down theron, and coloured, which have been applied for : the number of acres in each lot has not been measur'd, but the quantity estimated by appraisers.

A sketch of the northern part of the "Million Acres" on the Kennebec R...

Partial cadastral map showing timber lots (tinted yellow), lot numbers, and lot acreages. Covers a portion of the Kennebec River region of Maine that is centered on the confluence of the Kennebec and Dead River... More

Map showing the coal & timber lands of the Allegheny Rail Road & Coal Company with the avenues to market.

Map showing the coal & timber lands of the Allegheny Rail Road & Coal ...

Outline map of eastern Pennsylvania and part of New Jersey showing relief by hachures, drainage, coal, timber, major cities, and railroads. Scale ca. 1:600,000. LC Railroad maps, 318 Description derived from pu... More

Timber raft on the Potomac River US

Timber raft on the Potomac River US

Drawing shows a timber raft floating down the Potomac River past Maryland house and Georgetown, although neither are visible in the sketch. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreign Office to the Unite... More

[Railroad bridge with timber trestles] (Andrew J. Russel)
Potomac Creek bridge - Acquia (i.e. Aquia) Creek Railroad built by U. S. M. R.R. construction corps in nine days from standing timber

Potomac Creek bridge - Acquia (i.e. Aquia) Creek Railroad built by U. ...

No. 4071. Similar photograph in LOT 9209, no. 13, also taken by Andrew J. Russell. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Issue of clothing to the Comanche Indians at Timber Mountain Fork, Kansas ; The Great Medicine Lodge on Medicine Lodge Creek, near the council grounds, Kansas

Issue of clothing to the Comanche Indians at Timber Mountain Fork, Kan...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1867 Nov. 23, p. 153.

Snow and timber line - Medicine Bow Mountain

Snow and timber line - Medicine Bow Mountain

Photograph shows the snow and timberline in the Medicine Bow Mountains, Wyoming, and snowcapped mountains in the background.

Sketch map showing location of 5,007 acres of Elkhorn Fork, W. Va. coal & timber lands.

Sketch map showing location of 5,007 acres of Elkhorn Fork, W. Va. coa...

Shows property in McDowell County, West Virginia and names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on brown paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H323 Available also through the Library of Congress web s... More

Colorado - our wonderful mineral productions - hauling machinery in the mountains, near the timber line, at Leadville, 10,500 feet above the level of the sea

Colorado - our wonderful mineral productions - hauling machinery in th...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1879 April 12, p. 181.

Map showing location of the "Gallego" forty thousand acres of coal and timber lands, Fayette County, W. Va. /

Map showing location of the "Gallego" forty thousand acres of coal and...

Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H255 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 183.

A centennial map of the Lexington Presbytery of the Synod of Virginia of the Presbyterian Church in the United States, organized Sept. 26, 1786, centennial Sept. 26, 1886, at Timber Ridge Church /

A centennial map of the Lexington Presbytery of the Synod of Virginia ...

Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H214 Includes an index of Virginia and West Virginia counties in the Lexington Presbytery. Available also through the Library of Congress w... More

Map showing the location of the Mount Vernon iron, manganese & timber lands, Rockingham County, Va. /

Map showing the location of the Mount Vernon iron, manganese & timber ...

Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. "The land lines of this map are from surveys by Jasper Hawse, county surveyor of Rockingham Co., Va." Includes inset map showing dis... More

[Ox teams with timber, probably in Cuba]
[Reinhold Hörnell, Swedish businessman involved in the timber industry, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left] / Gösta Florman.

[Reinhold Hörnell, Swedish businessman involved in the timber industry...

Title devised by Library staff. Written in ink on verso: Reinhold Hornell, Sweden. Reference copy in BIOG FILE. Autobiographical statement is in the Supplemental Biographical File. In 1894, John Boyd Thacher re... More

Map of the Black Hills Forest Reserve and adjacent region

Map of the Black Hills Forest Reserve and adjacent region

Timber concentrations indicated in manuscript over printed topographic map. Relief shown by contours. Pen and ink, colored ink, and colored pencil. In ink in lower margin: "By Directors [sic] order this map is ... More

Lumbering in the Cascade mountains near Seattle, Washington: [Skid road among the Washington cedar and fir timber]
Map of the timber lands in Oxford and Franklin counties, Maine, Coos County, New Hampshire : showing the different townships with their allotments, 1899 /

Map of the timber lands in Oxford and Franklin counties, Maine, Coos C...

Cadastral map showing lot lines and numbers. Pen-and-ink in black, red, and blue inks on tracing linen. Imperfect: Creased, soiled, small tears along margin. Available also through the Library of Congress Web s... More

Annual Gridiron dinner. Washington, D.C., Dec. 9. Potential presidential timber Paul McNutt arrived in good humor, as usual, at the annual Gridiron dinner in Washington, D.C.
Northern views. Timber trestle bridge at Semakh
Annual Gridiron dinner. Washington, D.C., Dec. 9. Presidential timber, Thomas E. Dewey and his Campaign Manager, Russell Sprague, as they attended the annual Gridiron dinner in honor of the President
Raft timber for export, Pensacola Harbor
Redridge Timber Crib Dam, Salmon Trout River, Beacon Hill, Houghton County, MI

Redridge Timber Crib Dam, Salmon Trout River, Beacon Hill, Houghton Co...

Significance: The Atlantic Mining Company constructed this log dam across the Salmon Trout River to supply water to their stamping plant at nearby Redridge, on the shores of Lake Superior. It was completed in ... More

[A Northern Michigan timber wolf, Sault Sainte Marie]
[A dash for timber] / Frederic Remington, 1889.

[A dash for timber] / Frederic Remington, 1889.

Indians attacking cowboys(?) on horseback. J226242 U.S. Copyright Office. Reproduction of painting.

Old Stone Church, Timber Ridge, Rockbridge County, Virginia
Old Stone Church, Timber Ridge, Rockbridge County, Virginia
Maryland photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Maryland photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War In...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... More

Maryland photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Maryland photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War In...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... More

Maryland photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.
Rotting timber, Dobra, West Virginia
Maryland photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Maryland photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War In...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... More

Maryland photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Maryland photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War In...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... More

Timber, Garrett County, Maryland
Mute snags in the foreground were once part of the heavy timber being slowly inundated by drifting sand dunes on the Oregon coast. Holland grass is being planted to stop the drifting
Timber stand improvement. Burning brush in the road. Garrett County, Maryland
Brush cleared, timber thinned, and wood piled. Eastern Shore land use project, Maryland
Various stages of timber growth on Eastern Shore land use project, Maryland
Virgin timber. Teton National Forest, Wyoming
Stand of timber on the Eastern Shore Land Use Project, Maryland
Timber thinned by the removal of diseased and misshapen trees. Pine Ridge, Nebraska
Timber stand before improvement. Garrett County, Maryland
Farmers sawing wood for fuel in timber near Aledo, Illinois
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
Farmers sawing wood for fuel in timber near Aledo, Illinois
Timber line in the Colorado Rockies
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
A good stand of timber on Eastern Shore land use project, Maryland
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
Use of peaveys in manipulating timber at camp near Effie, Minnesota
Cutting timber into boards at the country sawmill near Omaha, Illinois
Transporting timber at camp near Effie, Minnesota
A trainload of timber recently cut and ready to be shipped to the sawmill. Little effort is made to clean up after cutting timber. Note slashings and brush in foreground. Wisconsin

A trainload of timber recently cut and ready to be shipped to the sawm...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
Lumberjacks on carload of timber, near Effie, Minnesota
Drilling hole in construction of sleds for hauling timber at camp near Effie, Minnesota
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
Land which has been cut over and burned over. After a fire the poplar seems to grow up; most of the land is covered with this scraggly growth of inferior timber. Near Nelma, Wisconsin, in Forest County
Using peaveys in handling timber at camp near Effie, Minnesota
Piling timber at camp near Effie, Minnesota
A trainload of timber recently cut and ready to be shipped to the sawmill. Little effort is made to clean up after cutting timber. Note slashings and brush in foreground. Wisconsin
Logs left in the woods by logging operations, illustrating the great waste of timber accompanying private ownership and exploitation. It was common practice for operators to buy a forty-acre tract of timberland and steal timber from adjacent lands. Wisconsin

Logs left in the woods by logging operations, illustrating the great w...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Loading device moving railroad cars full of timber at camp near Effie, Minnesota
White pine logs left by original exploitation of white pine timber. These were found in a swamp (when covered with water the logs do not rot) on Matt Henry's cut-over farm near Tipler, Wisconsin
William Besson, veteran iron ore prospector and timber cruiser, examining geological surveys in his cabin near Winton, Minnesota
Logs are brought from the timber tract by horse and wagon and rolled upon the runway to the sawmill at Omaha, Illinois
Soil erosion. Hamilton County, Illinois. This land has been cleared of timber and put into corn. Note stumps of trees, and beginning of erosion gullies
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
"Scratch Hill," outside Atoka, Oklahoma. Atoka County, Oklahoma. "Most of the people here have farmed, now they're on Work Projects Administration at twenty-three dollars and ten cents a month. Their hold to this country used to be timber work, but that's cut out"
Gilberton, Pennsylvania. A Chance coal separator in operation in the Saint Nicholas breaker. The cone vat, filled with sand and water and kept in solution by agitation, causes the coal to float above the rock, allowing the rock to be taken from the bottom of the cone. Bits of timber and other debris float on top and are skimmed off
Blankenship, Indiana. Once a great timber center, now a crossroads community
Upper end of Squaw Creek Valley near the mill, showing part of the timber resources. Ola self-help sawmill co-op. Gem County, Idaho. General caption 48
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
Farmers snaking out a log from a pile of timber on farm near Bradford, Vermont
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
Hauling timber by tractor to the road where it is taken by truck to the mill. Near Barnard, Windsor County, Vermont
Hauling timber by tractor to the road where it is taken by truck to the mill. Near Barnard, Vermont
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
New farm home. Note second growth timber and portion of their uncleared land. Boundary County, Idaho. See general caption 49
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
New farm home. Note second growth timber and portion of their uncleared land. Boundary County, Idaho. See general caption 49
Timber levelled by 1938 hurricane at sawmill near Warren, New Hampshire
Hauling timber by tractor to the road where it is taken by truck to the mill. Near Barnard, Windsor county, Vermont
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
Primitive sled used for hauling timber from the woods, Bradford, Vermont
Hauling timber by tractor to the road where it is taken by truck to the mill. Near Barnard, Windsor County, Vermont
The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph
Hauling timber by tractor to the road where it is taken by truck to the mill. Near Barnard, Windsor county, Vermont
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