Carl Alwin Schenck Collection Photograph Series
Logging Operations - Tennessee

MC 35

This folder contains one photograph of a mountainside covered with spruce and fir trees. The photograph was taken in Sevier County, Tennessee.

Descriptive Summary

Logging Operations - Tennessee
Call Number
MC 35
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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 photograph 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.

Related Material

Carl Alwin Schenck Collection

Detailed Description of the Photographs

Spruce and Fir
Item Description: This is a photograph of some spruce and fir trees in Tennessee. There is a map sketched on the back of the photograph which shows the location. "Spruce (Picea rubra) and Fir (Abies fraseri) Sevier County - Tennessee Elevation - 5300 to 5500 ft. Specific location - see sketch."
Physical Description: Kallitypes (7 3/4 x 9 3/4)
Item Identification: 27
Photographer: Kelley's Studio
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Kelley's Studio