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Title
Log Cutting Contest, Tulare, Calif., 1880s
Date Created and/or Issued
1880s
Publication Information
Tulare County Library
Contributing Institution
Tulare County Library, Annie R. Mitchell History Room
Collection
Tulare County Sesquicentennial Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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.
Description
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)
Type
image
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/c86t0jzt
tcs0563
A-65d

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