Loggers, Oxen, and Logs


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
A team of oxen being used in a logging operation. Oxen were more commonly used is Southern Michigan and were eventually replaces with horses. Oxen were often preferred to horses, because they could be led, whereas the driver of a team of horses could not see the road over the horses.
Date of Original:
c 1896
Dimensions:
Width: 7771 px
Height: 5664 px
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 7771px
Image Height: 5664px
Subject(s):
Collection:
Fletcher Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    fltLatitude: 45.03334
    Latitude: 45.03334 Longitude: -83.64998
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation:
Fletcher 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

Loggers, Oxen, and Logs
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Loggers, Oxen, and Logs


A team of oxen being used in a logging operation. Oxen were more commonly used is Southern Michigan and were eventually replaces with horses. Oxen were often preferred to horses, because they could be led, whereas the driver of a team of horses could not see the road over the horses.