LOG MARKS ADOPTED BY Holmes and Nicholson
Received for Record on Date Indicated in Date Column
A. J. Simmons County Clerk.
TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
This is to Certify, That Holmes and Nicholson of City of Alpena do 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) of logs to be put by or for them into Thunder Bay Waters River or tributaries for the purpose of floating or rafting to the place of manufacture or shipment.
Said Marks has been approved by the Officers of the Boom Co.
Holmes and Nicholson L.S.
1891 (log mark) [note attached says]
Nov 10th 1890
we want you to go at
once & have That white paint Mark of ouris
(log mark) for Log mark
Holmes & Nicholson
County Clerks Ofice of Alpena County
A. J. Simons