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  • Subject starts with "Lumber"

Dead River rough cut [videorecording] / Richard Searles and Stuart Silverstein

Moving Image / In-house Use Only

Profiles two woodsmen, Bob Wagg and Walter Lane, who have chosen isolation and self-dependence as their lifestyle in a tarpaper shack on the Dead River in northern Maine. Shows them hunting, trapping, and logging trees with a team of oxen, and…

Collection: Video Library

Tall trees, tough men / Robert E. Pike

Book / In-house Use Only

Collection: Books and Pamphlets

BHS Program: "Tall Trees, Tough Men"


Moving Image / Available Online

Bethel Historical Society program, "Tall Trees, Tough Men." Features reflections and selected readings of Robert Pike presented by Helen Pike and fetauring selections performed by the Mahoosuc Music Makers Brass Quintet. Part of the Sudbury Canada…

In the blood [videorecording] : an illustration of the Maine lumbermen and river drivers / Don't Hit Your Sister Recordings presents

Moving Image / In-house Use Only

Lumbermen began living in logging camps in the Maine woods in the early 1800s and were the pioneers who created successful community and on who's backs the state's economy and history were largely established. This film offers accurate, detailed, and…

Collection: Video Library

COLL 127: Hastings Village Photo Album Collection

Finding Aid / In-house Use Only

A collection of 42 digital images relating to the village of Hastings and the Wild River Railroad scanned by permission from a photograph album owned the Gilead Historical Society.

Collection: Finding Aids