Three men in a lumberyard help hoist a board onto a low pile of boards while a fourth man stands to the right behind a smaller pile of similar boards on a wheeled cart that runs along a track. On either side of the track are many other piles of...
African American men--Employment; Lumber industry; Logs; Laborers; Wood
African American workers push carts piled with lumber along tracks that extend across a wooden platform structure that snakes among stacks of boards. Smoke rises from the building behind them and there is a water tower in the distance.
Lumber; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
Lumber piled high in Howard Shipyard in Port Fulton (now Jeffersonville), Indiana. Smoke stacks from the towboat SPRAGUE are visible beyond the ways. According to the photographer's notes, this picture was taken from a window in the Howard Shipyard...
Two yoke of oxen, pulling a wagonload of lumber, meet a pair of mules on a narrow road on Bull Skin Creek, east of Oneida. Rail fences and a house are in the background. Handwritten on bottom border: 394. Title supplied by cataloger.
Alleyway with stacks of wood and lumber in different shapes shelved on either side. A man on the left stands next to a full cart. Another man is across from him, and two more men stand in the background. Title supplied by cataloger.