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Madison Lumber Company Negatives and Prints

 

(Mss. 176236-176243)

 

Inventory

 

Created by

Mark E. Martin

 

 

Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections

Special Collections, Hill Memorial Library

Louisiana State University Libraries

Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University

 

 

2003


 

 

Contents of inventory

 

Summary                                                                     

Scope and Content Note                                             

List of Series                                                               

Series Descriptions                                                      

Index Terms                                                                

Container List                                                              

 

Summary

 

Size:                   Eight (8) glass plate negatives, 5” X 7” and one 4” X 5”; eight (8) 8”X 10” modern photographic prints printed by the photographic reproduction unit of LSU Libraries – Special Collections, 2002.

 

Geographic

Locations:          St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.

 

Inclusive

Dates:                ca.1900.

 

Bulk Dates:       ca.1900.

 

Languages:        English.

 

Summary:          These eight images document logging operations in Saint Tammany Parish, Louisiana, circa 1900. Roughly half of the images document work “in the woods” while the other half document a logging camp. One image shows what appears to be a dump near the mill.

 

Source:              Unknown.

 

Access:              No restrictions.

 

Copyrights:        Physical rights are retained by the LSU Libraries. Copyright of the original material is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

 

Citation:             Madison Lumber Company Negatives, Mss 176236-176243, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, Louisiana State University Libraries, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA.

 

Stack

Location(s):         E:67, 65:07 [N.B.: The negatives in this second location will not be pulled without the explicit permission of the curatorial staff]

 

Scope and Content Note

 

These eight images document logging operations in Saint Tammany Parish, Louisiana, circa 1900. Roughly half of the images document work “in the woods” while the other half document a logging camp. One image shows what appears to be a dump near the mill.

 

List of Series

 

Series I. Glass plate negatives, ca. 1900. 8 items

 

Series II. Modern black and white photographic prints (2002). 8 items.

 

 

Series Descriptions

 

Series I. Glass plate negatives, ca. 1900.

 

These eight images document logging operations in Saint Tammany Parish, Louisiana, circa 1900. Roughly half of the images document work “in the woods” while the other half document a logging camp. One image shows what appears to be a dump near the mill. [N.B.: This material will not be pulled without the explicit permission of the curatorial staff]

 

Series II. Modern Black and White Photographic Prints (2002).

 

These modern black and white photographic prints (2002) were printed from the original glass plate negatives.

 

INDEX TERMS

 

Clearcutting—Louisiana—Saint Tammany Parish

Documentary photography—Louisiana—Saint Tammany Parish

Girls—Portraits

Handcar—Louisiana—Saint Tammany Parish

Loggers—Louisiana—Saint Tammany Parish

Logging machinery—Louisiana—Saint Tammany Parish

Logging railroads—Louisiana—Saint Tammany Parish

Logging—Louisiana—Saint Tammany Parish

Lumber camps—Louisiana—Saint Tammany Parish

Madison Lumber Company (Saint Tammany Parish, La.)

Men—Portraits

Railroad construction workers—Louisiana—Saint Tammany Parish

Saint Tammany Parish—History—20th century

 

CONTAINER LIST

 

Stack

Location             Box  Folder             Contents                     ___________

 

65:07                  1                                 Series I.   Glass plate negatives, ca. 1900. [N.B.: This material will not be pulled without the explicit permission of the curatorial staff]

 

E:67                    11                               Series II. Modern Black and White Photographic Prints (2002).