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Information about different logging projects

Information about different logging projects

The kinds of logs, area where they were cut, manner of transportation and the company they were to be transported to is written out. Spring 2016. Elizabethtown, NY. Courtesy of Philip N. Jackson IV.

Lumberjack Phil Jackson in Elizabethtown

Lumberjack Philip N. Jackson IV in Elizabethtown

Lumberjack Phil Jackson posing next to a 1978 John Deere 440C skidder and a pile of large, soft maple logs. He is holding an orange measuring stick to measure the size of the logs; the stick is four feet long. Jackson says these are some of the largest soft maple logs he’s ever cut. The […]

Phil Jackson operating a John Deere skidder in Elizabethtown

Phil Jackson operating a John Deere skidder in Elizabethtown

Lumberjack Phil Jackson operating a 1978 John Deere 440C skidder. In the foreground is Jack Pulsifer. The skidder is on top of a pile of large, soft maple logs cut close to the Boquet River. Spring 2016. Elizabethtown, NY. Courtesy of Philip N. Jackson IV.

Jack Pulsifer operating a 1978 John Deere 440C skidder. The skidder is a top a pile of large, soft maple logs cut close to the Boquet River. Spring 2016. Elizabethtown, NY. Courtesy of Phil Jackson.

Logging with a John Deere skidder in Elizabethtown

Jack Pulsifer operating a 1978 John Deere 440C skidder. The skidder is a top a pile of large, soft maple logs cut close to the Boquet River. Spring 2016. Elizabethtown, NY. Courtesy of Philip N. Jackson IV.

A DEC helicopter used for rescues in 2002

A DEC helicopter used for rescues in 2002

A Helicopter used by DEC ranger Howard Glass in a rescue. 2002. Lake Placid, NY. Photo courtesy of Howard Glass. Read the full North Country at Work story on the rescue here. 

Worker at the Potsdam Depot site in Potsdam NY

Worker at the Potsdam Depot site in Potsdam NY

Tuxill engineering company worker walking outside of the Potsdam Depot. In 1980 the Potsdam Depot, now Mama Lucia’s, was moved to make way for the new bypass highway around downtown, to ease congestion of traffic. Potsdam NY. 1980. Photo courtesy of the Potsdam Public Museum.

Moving Workers posed outside of the Potsdam Depot in Potsdam NY

Moving Workers posed outside of the Potsdam Depot in Potsdam NY

Two of the moving company workers stand outside the Potsdam Depot. In 1980 the Potsdam Depot, now Mama Lucia’s, was moved to make way for the new bypass highway around downtown, to ease congestion of traffic. Potsdam NY. 1980. Photo courtesy of the Potsdam Public Museum.