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Paper Industry--Maine--Fort Kent

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Great Northern Paper Company employee ledger and map

Identifier: MCC-00363
Dates: 1927-1934; Other: Date acquired: 2010

Great Northern Paper Company ledger

Identifier: MCC-00359
Dates: 1951-1956; Other: Date acquired: 2011

Robert H. Jones, Jr. log caliper with walking wheel

Identifier: MCC-00468
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a log rule with a caliper and a one-foot diameter wheel at the other end. It is made of wood and metal and measures 56" long x 30"wide x 3" depth. The name of the maker, F.H. Greenleaf and the address, 62 Oak Ave. Belmont, Mass, is carved on the log rule near the wheel. An individual called “a scaler” in the lumbering business used this item to measure a log’s diameter and length to find the total board footage a log would provide. This specific item does not have...
Dates: 1922-1928 ; Other: Date acquired: 2019-09-00