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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shelldrake,_Michigan

Shelldrake is a ghost town in Whitefish Township, Chippewa County, Michigan, United States, about 8 miles (13 km) south of ...

www.michigan-history.org/lumbering/LumberingBriefHistory.html

A Brief History of Lumbering in Michigan. Lumbering Sled in Action. Lumbering Map. The earliest lumbering was done by the French in order to build forts, ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Lumbering+in+Michigan&v=ShqFL9vWXmY
Jun 1, 2008 ... The importance of lumbering and the white pine in Michigan history in Michigan. From my blog at story at http://freep.com/wendland.

michigansaf.org/ForestInfo/MSUElibrary/LumberingInMichigan.PDF

LUMBERING IN MICHIGAN. By Maria Quinlan. The "shanty boys" and the "timber barons" of the lumbering era were some of the most colorful characters in ...

geo.msu.edu/geogmich/loggingbackgrd.html

WHITE PINE LOGGING: A BACKGROUND The earliest lumbering in Michigan was done by the French in order to build forts, fur-trading, posts and missions.

seekingmichigan.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Lumbering-in-Michigan.pdf

Lumbering in Michigan. By Maria Quinlan. The "shanty boys" and the "timber barons" of the lumbering era were some of the most colorful characters in ...

www.michigan.gov/libraryofmichigan/0,2351,7-160-50206_54518-56345--,00.html

Lumbering in Michigan's History. The forest was one of Michigan's first exploited crops. The impact of Michigan's lumber era, roughly from 1860 to 1910, was felt ...

www.detroitnews.com/picture-gallery/news/local/michigan-history/2014/12/09/the-heyday-of-michigans-lumber-industry/20164381

Dec 9, 2014 ... Starting in the 1860s and for the next 40 years, Michigan was synonymous with pine lumbering, a dangerous and lucrative business.

mff.dsisd.net/TreeBasics/History/LogEra.htm

The great logging era is, perhaps, one of the most famous periods of growth in the United States. Early American settlers viewed the forest as either a barrier to ...

bay-journal.com/bay/1he/writings/mi-lumbering-1868.html

Source: Reprint from "Making of America", Library of Congress collection. The document describes in detail Michigan's early lumbering history, including the ...