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