Log Marks


Description
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Text
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Item Type:
Documents
Description:
Log mark or marks for George Prentiss & Co in Alpena, Michigan, 1873.
Date of Original:
March 15, 1873
Subject(s):
Corporate Name(s):
George Prentiss & Co
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

# 136

LOG MARKS ADOPTED BY George Prentiss & Co

Received for Record on Date Indicated in Date Column

Mich’l O’Brien County Clerk.

DATE: March 15, 1873

TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:

This is to Certify, That George Prentiss & Co of Alplena 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.

............ L.S.

Mar 15 (log mark) 1876 Jany 3 (log mark) 3 in long 2 in wide

(log mark)

(log mark) 1880 Feb 8 (log mark) cut in the bark

(log mark)

(log mark) 1877 Nov 5 (log mark)

(log mark) 1878 July 7 (log mark)

(log mark)

(log mark) " " (log mark)

(log mark) 1879 Sept30 (log mark)

(log mark)

(log mark) Jan 4 (log mark)

(log mark) 1880 April 24 (log mark)

[continued onto Prentiss George & Co 1873 (2)]

(log mark) " " (log mark)

(log mark)

(log mark) (log mark) Montorse & Culligan

(log mark)

(log mark) (log mark)

(log mark) [arrow pointing up]

[continued onto Prentiss George & Co 1873 (3)]

(log mark) 1873 Nov 19 (log mark)

(log mark) (log mark) Hart 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in Figure 1/4 by 3/4 size

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

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

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

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

(log mark) 1875 Dec 27(log mark) " " " " " " " "

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

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

For a valuable consideration We hereby assign and transfer all our interest in and to the within Log Marks (log mark) [heart shaped] ...................................

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

to W.L. H. D. Churchill .................

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

A. D. 18 ......

.................................. [L. S.}

IN PRESENCE OF

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

Log Marks
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Log Marks


Log mark or marks for George Prentiss & Co in Alpena, Michigan, 1873.