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Log Splitting at Centennial Grove, Tulare, Calif., 1880s
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Tulare County Library
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Tulare County Library, Annie R. Mitchell History Room
Tulare County Sesquicentennial Photograph Collection
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This image is being made available for educational and research purposes only, under the Fair Use clause of the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17 section 107 U.S.C.) Further questions regarding the image or its use may be directed to the Tulare County Library, 200 W. Oak Ave., Visalia, CA 93291; Phn: 559-713-2700; Fax: 559-737-4586.
The log splitting contest at Centennial Grove in Tulare, CA, was a popular test of manly skills in the 1880s. The grove was located at Prosperity and West avenues in Tulare. Chairman Captain Thomas Thompson was responsible for the 1892 Thompson Atlas. (Photo courtesy of Ellen Gorelick, Director, Tulare Historical Museum)

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