Wm. A. Holmes & Son logging crew Institution
Dickinson County Library Subject
Log transportation Subject
Locomotives 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 William A. Holmes & Son crew, logging just across what became the Dickinson County line in Section 26 of Township 43 North, Range 31 West. Note the primitive narrow gauge steam engine, a 9-ton wood burner, which was used to pull carloads of pine logs.