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Catalog Number HR98
Title Lumber - Transportation - Drives and Dams
Date c.1900
Description The first splash dam on Mill Creek, above Wendling. Dam is made of wooden beams and planks. Gates are open and water is just beginning to flow downstream. Such dams were used to raise water levels so that logs could be washed downriver from forest to sawmill.
Medium b/w
Subjects Lumber - Transportation - Drives and Dams