Log Marks
Description
Media Type
Text
Image
Item Type
Documents
Description
Log mark or marks for A N Spratt in Alpena, Michigan, 1870.
Date of Original
December 28, 1870; March 23, 1870; October 14, 1870; February 28, 1873; September 2, 1873; December 9, 1878; [?], 1879
Subject(s)
Corporate Name(s)
A N Spratt
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
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
Emailtbrc@alpenalibrary.orgWWW address
Agency street/mail address
211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
USA
(989)356-6188
Full Text

# 6

LOG MARKS ADOPTED BY A N Spratt

Received for Record on Date Indicated in Date Column

Mich’l O’Brien County Clerk.

DATE: December 28, 1870; March 23, 1870; October 14, 1870; February 28, 1873; September 2, 1873; December 9, 1878; [?], 1879

TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:

This is to Certify, That A N Spratt of Alpena Michigan 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 to be put by or for him into Thunder Bay River or tributaries 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.

A N Spratt L.S.

Dec 28 A daub of Black Paint thus "6"

A dub of Blue Paint thus "6"

A Snake

One dot thus "(log mark)"

A Square snake "(log mark)"

A double cross Bar "(log mark)"

March 23 A Circul H (log mark)

A key

Cross Keys

October

14 A dum Bell (log mark)

Eighty Eight (log mark)

1873

Feb 28 Letter B 1 1/4 x 1 in & 1 5/8 x 1 1/8

[continued on to Spratt, A N 1870 (2)]

Letter B2 1 1/4 x 1 in

Sept 2 Notched 1 x 1

1878

Dec 9 (log mark) 1 1/4 inches Long

" " (log mark) " " "

" " (log mark) 1 1/2 " "

1879

" " (log mark) 1 1/4 " "

" " (log mark) " " "

(log mark) 2 1/2 " "

(log mark) 1 1/4 " "

(log mark) " " "

[continued on to Spratt, A N 1870 (3)]

(log mark) 1 1/4 1 1/4 in long

(log mark) 1 1/4 " "

(log mark) 1 1/4 " "

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Log Marks


Log mark or marks for A N Spratt in Alpena, Michigan, 1870.