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Title
Laurel Area bull donkey
Laurel bull donkey. A donkey was an engine used to hoist logs onto flatcars bound for the mill. Cables could be extended on spools run through the woods for a distance of up to several miles. In the Laurel area of the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Source of information: Notes on back of photo
Article on this website, see link below
Date Created and/or Issued
1890's
Publication Information
Santa Cruz Public Libraries
Contributing Institution
Santa Cruz Public Libraries
Collection
Photo Collection
Rights Information
This photograph/postcard is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California.
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Description
Laurel bull donkey. A donkey was an engine used to hoist logs onto flatcars bound for the mill. Cables could be extended on spools run through the woods for a distance of up to several miles. In the Laurel area of the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Source of information: Notes on back of photo
Article on this website, see link below
Type
image
Format
Image
Identifier
LH-0125
Language
English
Subject
Lumbering
Time Period
1890s
Place
Santa Cruz (County)

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