Carl Alwin Schenck Collection Photograph Series
Logging Operations - New Mexico

MC 35

This folder contains four images of mountains and trees in New Mexico. None of the images are identified or dated. There are no images of people or of logging operations.

Descriptive Summary

Logging Operations - New Mexico
Call Number
MC 35
Photographic postcards
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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

The photographs in this folder could be from one or more sources. The Biltmore Forestry School traveled the United States between 1909 and 1914, observing logging operations from Michigan to Oregon. Dr. Carl Schenck also traveled the country extensively, observing and recording forests and logging. Alumni of the Biltmore Forestry School and professional acquaintances sent Dr. Schenck forestry photographs from around the United States.

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Detailed Description of the Photographs

[Sheep and Mountains #1]
Item Description: This photograph shows a herd of sheep with a backdrop of mountains.
Physical Description: Photographic postcards (3 1/2 x 5 1/2)
Item Identification: 426b

[Sheep and Mountains #2]
Item Description: This is closer view of a herd of sheep. Presumably these are the same sheep as in [Sheep and Mountains #1].
Physical Description: Photographic postcards (3 1/2 x 5 1/2)
Item Identification: 426d

[Valley and Mountains]
Item Description: A photograph of a valley with some mountains rising in the background.
Physical Description: Photographic postcards (3 1/2 x 5 1/2)
Item Identification: 426f

Item Description: This is a photograph of a waterfall.
Physical Description: Photographic postcards (5 1/2 x 3 1/2)
Item Identification: 426g