Early Lumber Technology 1890-1900

Horses dragging a log

"A tram or tramway, a wooden railway on which log carts were pulled by horses. The trucks were fitted with large concave wheels to fit the poles that served as rails. This picture was taken in the Eel River Valley Lumber Company woods in the early 1890's." Courtesy Fred Elliot

Carranco wanted to paint a picture of the growth of technology and the lives of the lumbermen. This photo blends both together nicely. 

Klamath 1880-1890

Two horses pulling a wagon through the Klamath. Stunning views.