Log Marks
Description
Media Type
Text
Image
Item Type
Documents
Description
Log mark or marks for Mason Lumber Co. in Alpena, Michigan, 1882.
Date of Original
January 4, 1878; January 8, 1878; January 19, 1878; March 7, 1879; Dec 14, 1882
Subject(s)
Corporate Name(s)
Mason Lumber Co.
Collection
Fred Trelfa Collection
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.06168 Longitude: -83.43275
Donor
Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation
Fred Trelfa Collection, Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Contact
Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address
211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
USA
(989)356-6188
Full Text

# 54

LOG MARKS ADOPTED BY Mason Lumber Co.

Received for Record on Date Indicated in Date Column

Mich’l O’Brien County Clerk.

DATE: January 4, 1878; January 8, 1878; January 19, 1878; March 7, 1879; January 19, 1882; Dec 14, 1882

TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:

This is to Certify, That Mason Lumber Co. of Alpena Michigan 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 River or tributaries for the purpose of floating or rafting to the place of manufacture or shipment.

Said Marks have been approved by the Officers of the Boom Co.

Mason Lumber Co. L.S.

Jany 4th (log mark) 2 inches in Daamiter 1882 Jany 4 (log mark)2 in d [?]

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[continued onto Mason Lumber Co (2)]

"." (log mark) "."."."."." (log mark) 2 in Dia

"." (no log mark here) (log mark)

"." (log mark) "."."."."." (log mark)

"." (log mark)Letters 2 inches high (log mark)

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[continued onto Mason Lumber Co (3)]

"." (log mark) 2 in

1879

Mar7 (log mark)

1878

Jany 8 (log mark)

".14(log mark)

".19 (log mark)called "boxed YN letter about 1 1/4 in long

"." (log mark) "."."."."."

"." (log mark) "."."."."."

"." (log mark) "."."."."."

"." (log mark) "."."."."."

"." (log mark) 1 to 1 1/2 inches in Diameter

1882

Dec 14 (log mark) 2 7/8 by 2 7/8 inches

see next page

For a valuable consideration......hereby assign and transfer all ..... interest in and to

the within Log Mark

.......................................................

to ....................................................

Witness, ............. hand .. and seal.. this ..................... day of ....................

A. D. 18 .....

IN PRESENCE OF .............................. [L.S.]

..............................................County Clerk.

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Log Marks


Log mark or marks for Mason Lumber Co. in Alpena, Michigan, 1882.