LOG MARKS ADOPTED BY John W. Gibson
Received for Record on Date Indicated in Date Column
Robb H. Rayburn County Clerk.
DATE: May 4, 1898
TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
This is to Certify, That John W. Gibson of Alpena Mich does in accordance with Act No. 202 of the Session Laws of the State of Michigan for the year 1867, select and adopt the following marks, to be cut or stamped in conspicuous places, upon the ends or sides (or both) pulpwood cedar n Bolts of logs to be put by or for him into Thunder Bay River or tributaries for the purpose of floating or rafting to the place of manufacture or shipment.
Said Marks ha.... been approved by the Officers of the Boom Co.
May 4/98(log mark) a circle aobut 1 inch in diam.