LOG MARKS ADOPTED BY State of Michigan Land Department
Received for Record on Date Indicated in Date Column
Chas W. McLean County Clerk.
DATE: April 18, 1903
TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
This is to Certify, That Land Department of State of Michigan of ............... 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 it into Thunder Bay River or tributaries or by rail 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.
Apr. 18 (log mark) (in capital letters) about 1/2 inch [square - looks crossed off] by 2 1/2 inches