The Emporium Lumber Company purchased land in Bennington and Rutland counties in 1906 and operated in Vermont until 1916. The loggers here pose with their tools (likely peaveys or cant hooks), standing on felled logs—a brief moment of respite in a long day of labor.
UVM Special Collections Emporium Lumber Company Records
Photograph, scanned 03/19/2014.
“Lumbering,” Omeka@CTL, accessed June 4, 2020, http://ctl.w3.uvm.edu/omeka/items/show/1761.