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Log Drive
Mr. Prime Rossignol and the Loggers
Mr. Prime Rossignol and the Loggers

Date: 1939
Source: Cdem Fraser Companies, Limited Collection
Collaborator(s): Mr. Doris Hébert, Mr. Guy Bouchard

Description: Drivers from the Green River area on the Richards Brook in 1939. Workers are using peavies and pike poles to handle pulpwood. Wood was floated down river for a period of about 15 days. In the background, at right, we can see Mr.Prime Rossignol.

Subject: New Brunswick,Forests, Logging, Log driving, Green River, Richards Brook