Steam donkey and logging crew out of Timber Oregon

Title

Steam donkey and logging crew out of Timber Oregon

Description

Yeiness & Shives Logging Company steam engine donkey located out of Timber, Oregon. Seven men are posing for the photographer at the front of the donkey with two more men located back by the engine. These are all local loggers, William Skinner is seated on the upper part and one of the other loggers is Ralph Raines. William Skinner operated the steam donkey, that was later replaced with a single cylinder diesel engine.
[front] Yeiness Shives Log Co. Timber, Ore. NO 590 Kinsey Photo Seattle

Date Created

circa 1920

Subject

Loggers
Logging
Logging--Equipment and supplies
Logging--Machinery
Logging--Oregon
Steam-engines
Skinner, William
Raines, Ralph
Local & State History

Place

Timber, Oregon

Medium

photographic prints

Language

English

Identifier

FHFG_pic0109

Rights

Online access to this image is for research and educational purposes only. To inquire about permissions, order a reproduction, or for more information, please contact Friends of Historic Forest Grove at Friends@FGHistory.org.

Source

Don & Cheryl Skinner collection, Friends of Historic Forest Grove;

Contributor

Kinsey Photo Seattle