Lumber Transport, Nipigon River, Ontario, Canada

Just to the east of the previous illustration’s location is the Nipigon River, shown here with pulpwood logs floating down to the mill.

Alutone Reproductions by E. S. & A. Robinson (Canada) Limited, Leaside, Ontario

The description states:


Pulp logs floating down the Nipigon River to the paper mill.

–Such float transportation is still common in areas well served by rivers such as this in Canada and the United States.

This image likely dates from the 1950s.

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