|Collection||Ferris Meigs Logging Photograph Collection : Andrews Donation [graphic]|
|Object Name||Photograph Collection|
|Creator||Meigs, Ferris Jacob|
|Date||between 1888 and 1938|
|Year Range from||1888|
|Year Range to||1938|
|Extent of Description||178 photographs: 107 prints (86 prints in separate album), 71 transparencies on glass; black and white|
|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.
Railroad freight cars
Sleds & sleighs
|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.|
Fair use copy permitted for research, study, or investigational purposes citing the Adirondack Museum. Any other use requires written permission.
Cite as: Ferris Meigs Logging Photograph Collection : Andrews Donation, Adirondack Museum, Blue Mountain Lake, NY
Collection title devised by cataloger based on the name of the photographer and subject material.
Images in album located in photo/print vault.
Part of: Living with Wilderness: Enhancing Access to the AM Historic Photograph Collection (Council on Library and Information Resources Grant, 2015-2017)