Friday, September 9, 2016
Late 19th Century Lumber Camps From Western Pennsylvania
All photos by William T. Clarke, American, 1859-1930, all thought to be from the late 19th Century, and all thought to be taken in central and western Pennsylvania. Top to bottom. 1. Swampers carving out a mountain road. 2. Locomotive and car derailment Clinton County, 3. "The Shacks" near Cross Fork, Potter, County. 4. Temporary bark hut made by bark peelers. 5. Men resting at a lumber camp, Wind Fall Run, Potter, County. 6. Building a log slide. 7. Horseplay on the roof. 8. Winter camp. 9. Men with three bicycles. 10. Two girls by a stream. 11. Men take a break from work.