Tag: native american

Darryl Lazore Setting a 28-ton Iron Column

Darryl Lazore Setting a 28-ton Iron Column

Darryl Lazore setting a 28 ton column on the Goldman Sachs tower with his partners Stevie O’Donnell and Richie “Rich”. Jersey City, NJ. 2001. Courtesy of Darryl Lazore.

P & M Lumber Camp workers near Third Lake Creek in the Town of Webb

P & M Lumber Camp workers near Third Lake Creek in the Town of Webb

P & M Lumber Camp workers and children pose for a photo on a pile of logs. A young man of Native American descent, one of the loggers, sits in the front row, second from the left. 1900. The camp was located seven miles east of Old Forge, near Third Lake Creek in the Town […]

Lumber camp crew in Harrisville

A lumber camp crew group photo, in Harrisville, NY. Note that there are many native people among the workers (possibly from Awkwesasne), as well as women and a young girl on the far right; most likely they helped run the camp as cooks and washerwomen. The workers are pictured with “double bitted” axes, which had […]

Fire Department portrait in Morristown

Morristown Fire Department portrait, taken in 1940. Pictured are first row: Jim Cree, JV Hughes, Forest Edwards, Clarence Carpenter, Ruben Record, Harold French, Thad Cater, and Barney Farrell. Second row: George Slater, Charlie Coffler, George Delair, Sylvester Livingston, George Adams. Row three: Floyd Reagen, Jimmy Moran, Art Bordine, Ralf Garrison, Howard Scott, Grant Whitmarsh, Ben […]

Smithy Noah Cook at Alcoa in Massena

Caption written on photo: Noah Cook (left), a smithy, strikes while the iron is hot for four brothers in the service, as he copies a pattern held by his fellow tribesman (Mohawk?), Andrew Herne. Possibly at Alcoa. Circa 1940-1950. Massena, NY.