The Old Photo Guy | Historical Logging | Sawing Rounds
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Keywords:A.W. Ericson, California redwoods, Humboldt County, Northern California, Redwood forest, Redwood trees, historical logging, old logging photos, old photo guy, sawing rounds, widow makers
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Dimensions2100 x 1336
Original file size8.05 MB
Image typeTIFF
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date modified30-Oct-10 12:01
Sawing Rounds

Sawing Rounds

This photo shows how the loggers use to make rounds for redwood shingles. After sawing the rounds they would be hauled to a shingle mill which used a specialized machine to make shingles which were of high demand in San Francisco after the 1906 Earthquake and fire.