Log Marks


Description
Media Type:
Text
Image
Item Type:
Documents
Description:
Log mark or marks for Malcolm McPhee in Alpena, Michigan, 1890.
Date of Original:
Oct 24, 1890; Dec 22, 1897; June 11, 1898; November 21, 1898
Subject(s):
Corporate Name(s):
Malcolm McPhee
Collection:
Fred Trelfa Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    fltLatitude: 45.06168
    Latitude: 45.06168 Longitude: -83.43275
Donor:
Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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

# 222

LOG MARKS ADOPTED BY Malcolm McPhee

Received for Record on Date Indicated in Date Column

A. J. Simmons County Clerk.

DATE: Oct 24, 1890; Dec 22, 1897; June 11, 1898; November 21, 1898

TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:

This is to Certify, That Malcolm McPhee of Alpena 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) of logs or cedar to be put by or for him into Thunder Bay Waters or tributaries or by rail 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.

Malcolm McPhee L.S.

Malcolm McPhee and Co

Oct241890 (log mark) Profile assigned to Johnson and Collins

Dec 22/97 (log mark)Letter L about 1 1/4 inches high by 3/4

cedar mark (log mark) Letter Z 1 1/8 in x 7/8

June 11/98 (log mark) 6/8 by 1 1/8 in size cedar mark (mcphee)

Nov. 21/98 a Daub of Red Paint to be used on Ties, Posts, Poles

Log Marks
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Log Marks


Log mark or marks for Malcolm McPhee in Alpena, Michigan, 1890.