Foster City's Morgan Lumber and Cedar Company steam hauling locomotive Institution
Dickinson County Library Subject
Log transportation Item Number
Item also published with caption in: Dickinson County, Michigan : from earliest times through the Twenties / compiled and edited by William John Cummings. Iron Mountain, Mich. : Dickinson County Board of Commissioners, 1991. 432 p. : ill, maps, ports. ; 3 Description
Photograph of Foster City's Morgan Lumber and Cedar Company's steam hauling locomotive, which began operating in December, 1908. It could haul from eight to ten loads of hardwood logs, each of which would have required four teams of horses to pull. Patrick Milligan stands at the extreme left, at the wheel is ""Chicken"" Wilson; Homer Grondine is seated in the cab and R.W. Pierce, company superintendent, stands on the ground in front of the first load.