Carl Alwin Schenck Collection Photograph Series
Logging Operations - Montana

MC 35


Abstract:
This folder contains 19 images of forests and scenery in Montana. There are no photographs of logging operations or equipment. None of the photographs are dated.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Logging Operations - Montana
Call Number
MC 35
Extent
7
Photographic prints
12
Kallitypes
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Special Collections Research Center Reference staff.

Information for Users

Preferred Citation
Carl Alwin Schenck Collection, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Copyright Notice
North Carolina State University does not own copyright to this collection. Individuals obtaining materials from the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections Research Center are responsible for using the works in conformance with United States copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.
Processor's Note
The titles of the individual photographs were derived from the notations on the backs of the photographs. When there was no notation on the photograph, a title was created and enclosed in brackets.The information on the back of the photographs has been transcribed verbatim. The author's capitalization and punctuation have been retained exactly as originally written. When a word could not be deciphered, it is indicated by a set of empty brackets: [].

Historical Note

Glacier National Park in Montana was a frequent stop for the Biltmore Forest School students on their way to the west coast during the years 1909 to 1914. These photographs may be from some of those journeys.

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Detailed Description of the Photographs

Lake in the Gallatin Forest
Item Description: This is a photograph of a lake in the Gallatin National Forest. There is a lady in the picture unidentified as Mrs. Swan. "A lonely lake in the Gallatin Forest. Hillgard [Hilgard] Peak area. Mrs. Swan and her horse. See map. Close to entrance of Yellowstone Park."
Physical Description: Photographic prints (6 1/2 x 8 1/2)
Item Identification: 366178
Photographer: K.D. Swan
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photographer
K.D. Swan

Slopes of the St. Joe River
Item Description: A view of pine trees on the banks of the St. Joe River. "The pine-clad slopes of the St. Joe River.(Pinus monticola) [Western white pine]"
Physical Description: Photographic prints (8 1/2 x 6 1/2)
Item Identification: 365165
Photographer: K.D. Swan
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photographer
K.D. Swan

Pinus monticola
Item Description: This is a photograph of some Western white pine trees. A man identified as Phil Neff is located in the lower right corner of the picture. "Pinus monticola. Potlatch Forest Inc. just south of the N.Fk. of Clearwater River. Phil Neff in picture - if you can find him."
Physical Description: Photographic prints (8 1/4 x 6 1/2)
Item Identification: 364660
Photographer: K.D. Swan
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photographer
K.D. Swan

Mature Western Larch [Larix occidentalis]
Item Description: A photograph of western larch trees in the Kootenai National Forest. In this photo are also giant firs and western white pines. "[german] Mature western larch on the Kootenai Nat'l Forest many of these trees would measure 48 inches dbh. [diameter breast height] RHW [german] Abies grandis [Giant Fir] [] Pinus monticola [Western white pine]"
Physical Description: Photographic prints (9 1/2 x 7)
Item Identification: 332
Photographer: K.D. Swan
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photographer
K.D. Swan

White Bark Pine [Pinus albicaulis]
Item Description: This is a photograph of some white bark pine trees in the Clearwater National Forest. Clearwater N.F. is located on the border of Idaho and Montana, therefore this photograph could be in Idaho. "Ft National Forest: Alpine White bark pine. Clearwater N.F."
Physical Description: Photographic prints (7 1/2 x 9 3/4)
Item Identification: 2, 48548, 2110
Photographer: U.S. Forest Service
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photographer
U.S. Forest Service

Limber Pine, Alpine Fir, and Mountain Spruce
Item Description: These are some limber pine and mountain spruce trees in the Flathead National Forest. The majority of the writing on the back of the photograph is in german. "[german] Cut Bank Pass Flathead National Forest (Continental Divide) Pinus flexilis [Limber sine] [german] Picea engelmannii [Mountain spruce] & Abies lasiocarpa [Alpine fir]"
Physical Description: Kallitypes (4 3/4 x 7)
Item Identification: Suite 303
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[Trees Near Blackfoot River]
Item Description: This is a photograph of some trees, presumably near the Blackfoot River. The writing on the back of this photograph is in german.
Physical Description: Kallitypes (7 x 4 1/2)
Item Identification: 130
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Group of Young Cedars
Item Description: This photograph shows some young cedar trees. "Group of young cedars"
Physical Description: Kallitypes (2 3/4 x 4 1/2)
Item Identification: 604
[Front]

[Car on Snowy Hillside]
Item Description: A car breaking a path on a snowy hillside.
Physical Description: Kallitypes (2 x 2 3/4)
Item Identification: 571
[Image]

Near Bonners Missoula [#1]
Item Description: This is a photograph of some unidentified trees on a hillside. The word "Bonners" on the back of the photograph likely refers to the town of Bonner, Montana, which is near Missoula. "near Bonners (Missoula)"
Physical Description: Photographic prints (1 3/4 x 2 1/2)
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Near Bonners Missoula [#1]
Item Description: This is a photograph of some unidentified trees. There is an unidentified person posing in the picture. The word "Bonners" on the back of the photograph likely refers to the town of Bonner, Montana, which is near Missoula. "near Bonners (Missoula)"
Physical Description: Photographic prints (1 3/4 x 2 1/2)
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[Man in Bitterroot National Forest #1]
Item Description: This is a photograph of an unidentified man posing in the Bitterroot National Forest. "Zu-Logging: Timber sale areas (Lick Creek) Bitterroot National Forest"
Physical Description: Kallitypes (6 1/4 x 8 1/4)
Item Identification: [Front] 86475 [Back] 371
Photographer: W.J. Lubken, U.S. Forest Service
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photographer
W.J. Lubken, U.S. Forest Service

Reproduction on Area Logged in 1908
Item Description: This is a photograph of some ponderosa pine trees that have grown in an area that was previously logged. "Reproduction on area logged in 1908. - in middle foreground trees are higher than a man's head. Lick Creek timber sale area. Bitterroot National Forest. Pinus ponderosa [ponderosa pine]"
Physical Description: Kallitypes (6 1/4 x 8 1/4)
Item Identification: [Front] 204819 [Back] 373
Photographer: K.D. Swan, U.S. Forest Service
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photographer
K.D. Swan, U.S. Forest Service

[Man With Piles of Brush]
Item Description: A unidentified man standing with several piles of brush. There is a building visible in the background. "Zu-Logging: Timber sale areas (Lick Creek)"
Physical Description: Kallitypes (6 1/4 x 8 1/4)
Item Identification: [Front] 86467 [Back] 374
Photographer: W.J. Lubken, U.S. Forest Service
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photographer
W.J. Lubken, U.S. Forest Service

[Logged Over Hillside]
Item Description: This is a photograph of a hillside where most of the trees have been cut down. There is an unidentified man standing in the lower left corner of the photograph. "Zu-Logging: Timber sale areas (Lick Creek)"
Physical Description: Kallitypes (6 1/4 x 8 1/4)
Item Identification: [Front] 86479 [Back] 376
Photographer: W.J. Lubken, U.S. Forest Service
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photographer
W.J. Lubken, U.S. Forest Service

[Man in Bitterroot National Forest #2]
Item Description: This is another photograph of an unidentified man posing in the Bitterroot National Forest. "Zu-Logging: Timber sale areas (Lick Creek) Bitterroot National Forest"
Physical Description: Kallitypes (6 1/4 x 8 1/4)
Item Identification: [Front] 86473 [Back] 377
Photographer: W.J. Lubken, U.S. Forest Service
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photographer
W.J. Lubken, U.S. Forest Service

Fine Stand and Growth of Reproduction
Item Description: An unidentified man posing in a stand of trees that have reproduced after the area was logged over. "Fine stand and growth of reproduction which has come up since cutting in 1908. Lick Creek timber sale area. Bitterroot National Forest. Zu-Logging: Timber sale areas (Lick Creek)"
Physical Description: Kallitypes (6 1/4 x 8 1/4)
Item Identification: 378
Photographer: K.D. Swan, U.S. Forest Service
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photographer
K.D. Swan, U.S. Forest Service

Private Land Logged Clean
Item Description: This is a photograph of an area that was logged clean and then burned over. "Private land logged clean in 1908. Area in foreground was burned and no reproduction is result. Zu-Logging: Timber sale areas (Lick Creek)"
Physical Description: Kallitypes (6 1/4 x 8 1/4)
Item Identification: [Front] 204827 [Back] 379
Photographer: K.D. Swan, U.S. Forest Service
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photographer
K.D. Swan, U.S. Forest Service

View North From Old Logging Road
Item Description: This is a view of a forest showing typical private cutting. "View north from old logging road north of cut; shows typical private cutting - donkey logging. Zu-Logging: Timber sale areas (Lick Creek)"
Physical Description: Kallitypes (6 1/4 x 8 1/4)
Item Identification: [Front] 204880 [Back] 380
Photographer: K.D. Swan, U.S. Forest Service
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photographer
K.D. Swan, U.S. Forest Service