Photo shows Shay engine pulling caboose and flatcar, taken at an angle from the rear of the train. Three men are on the flatcar: two seated and one standing. Kenneth Ross is one of the men on the flatcar. Another man is standing on the ground next to the flatcar. A fifth man is standing next to cut logs, which are on the ground. Other cut logs can be seen beyond the flatcar. Photo caption reads: Early day logging in the Blackfoot. Shay engine. Time keeper at a Potomac logging camp in early days.
Logging -- Montana; Group portraits; Portrait photographs; Loggers; Logs; Lumber industry -- Montana; Railroad locomotives; Railroad cabooses; Railroad freight cars
Timekeepers; Ross, Kenneth; Flatcars
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Demmons, Jack L.
Bonner School District #14; University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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