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At the End of Transcontinental Tour, August, 1911

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Title:
At the End of Transcontinental Tour, August, 1911
Topics:
Forestry
Subjects:
Forestry schools and education
Railroad trains
Railroad travel
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
schenck-train_1911
Created Date:
Description:
This is a photograph of the Biltmore Forest School students and their private Pullman car near Portland, Oregon. The Biltmore Foresters, at the end of their first transcontinental tour starting from Cadillac Mich., arrive in their special presidential train in the logging operations of the Chapman Timber Co. at Seaboose near Portland Oregon. Here they inspect western logging for the first time. (August 1911)"
Genre:
Photographs
Names:
Biltmore Forest School more info on Biltmore Forest School 
Location:
Portland (Or.)
Digital Project:
Manuscript Collections