Museum logo

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Collection Ferris Meigs Logging Photograph Collection : Andrews Donation
Catalog Number 1972.087
Object Name Photograph Collection
Creator Meigs, Ferris Jacob
Date between 1888 and 1938
Scope & Content Photographs taken by Ferris Jacob Meigs of the Santa Clara Logging Company. Images are taken at St. Regis Falls, Santa Clara, and Tupper Lake, NY where they show various stages of the logging process.
Admin/Biographical History Meigs' father, Titus, started the logging company in 1888 and Ferris succeeded him as president in 1911, until the business ended in 1941.
Notes Collection title devised by cataloger based on the name of the photographer and subject material.

Some images also located in an album in photo/print vault.

Subjects Photographs
Logging
Photographers
People
Lumber industry