Hauling wood, ca. 1907-1928
Hauling wood, ca. 1907-1928

During the first half of the 20th century, Newfoundland and Labrador loggers hauled wood out of the forest by horse-drawn sled. The haul-off period usually lasted from early January until mid-March, when the snow became too soft to support the heavy sleds.

Photographer unknown. Reproduced by the permission of the Maritime History Archive (PF-310.03.01.001), Memorial University, St. John’s, NL.
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