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Standard Chemical Company Switching to get in Front of Log Train, circa 1930 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1930,   Black and white photograph of a black locomotive stopped on the tracks. There's smoke coming out of the smokestack. The train has been stopped to pick up logs on the right. There's snow on the ground. There's a forest in the background. There's a man a short distance in front of the train. ...
Piled Longs from the Spring Cut 
Image  circa 1940,   Black and white photographs of piled wood. The wood pile seems to go on forever. The wood's from the spring cut however this wood is covered in snow. Picture came from 'The History of South River' by Marg Harkness. This looks to be a school project written in 1948.
The Loader, Standard Chemical Company, circa 1920 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1920,   Black and white photograph of the Standard Chemical Company steam loader. The steam loader is on the right sitting on snow. On the left there's a pile of logs. Behind the steam loader's a building. "The Loader, Standard Chemical, South River, Ont."
Standard Chemical Company Camp #1, 1926 
ImageComments:  1926,   Black and white photograph of the Standard Chemical Company lumber camp #1. The picture was taken in the winter. There are several wooden buildings in the picture. "S. C. Co - Camp #1 (1926)
Postcard of the Falls, South River, circa 1930 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1930,   Black and white postcard of a waterfall coming down between walls of rock on either side. There's snow on the rocks. The Standard Chemical Company's smokestack can be seen in the background. Trees can be seen on the rocks on either side of the falls. "The Falls, South River, Ont."
Two Horses Pulling Sleigh of Fire Wood 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1900,   Black and white photograph of two horse pulling a large sleigh of timber. There's a man on top of the wood driving the horses. There's snow on the ground. There are trees in the background. On the sleigh are thirteen cords of wood. This is believed to be the largest load ever brought into...
Two Oxen Pulling Sleigh of Fire Wood 
ImageComments:  circa 1900,   Black and white photograph of two oxen pulling a sleigh loaded with wood and a man sitting on the wood driving the oxen. There are houses behind the sleigh.
Postcard of The Falls South River, circa 1920 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1920,   Black and white postcard of a waterfall coming down between walls of rock on either side. The Standard Chemical Company's smokestack can be seen in the background. Trees can be seen on the rocks on either side of the falls. "The Falls, South River, Ont."
Supplies to Lumber Camp, #3 Locomotive, circa 1930 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1930,   Black and white photograph of a supply train of the Standard Chemical Company delivering food to the lumber camp. The supplies are on a flat train car. There are seventeen men on and around the train. There's snow on the ground with some grass coming out from under the snow. There's a hill and...
Filling the Ice Box, circa 1920 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1920  Black and white photograph of two men and a horse drawn sled in the winter. On the back of the sled's an ice box. One of the men is off the road collecting ice to be placed in the ice box. Behind him is a shovel and bucket. The other man is in between the sled and the horses. The horses are...
Train Switching to get a Log, circa 1930 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1930  Black and white photograph of a black locomotive stopped on the tracks. There's smoke coming out of the smokestack. The train has been stopped to pick up logs on the right. There's snow on the ground. There's a forest in the background. There are no people in the picture.
Cole Store Building, circa 1920 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1920  Black and white photograph of a store with snow on the ground. The edge of a sidewalk can be seen through the snow. There are no buildings on either side of the store. There's a display window on the right side. "Cole building. Ottawa & Isabella Street"
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