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Title
logging
Contributor
Hutchinson, William H
Date Created and/or Issued
ca. 1885
Publication Information
Meriam Library. California State University, Chico
Contributing Institution
California State University, Chico
Collection
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Taking bark from oak trees for tanning purposes somewhere in Mendocino County. Loggers with hand axes.
Shows the peeling while trees standing. Bark was taken as far down the the roots as possible, as the bark was believed to be the richest in tannic acid.
DCB
Type
Image
Format
115x155mm
Silver gelatin DOP – copy print
Identifier
sc7780
http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll11/id/17231
Subject
Loggers
Logging
Place
Mendocino County (Calif.)
Source
sc7780.tif
Relation
Hard Drive
photographs
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection

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