The Wisconsin lumberman, devoted to the lumbering interests of the northwest
Vol. 1, No. 1 (April 1873)
Boom charter, pp. 15-20 PDF (1.3 MB)
THE WISCONSIN LUMBERMAN. IFron the Chlippewa He rald. Rivcr is largelv a Ii igi ng strewlll. oily a T7, I.',uSlr 1*apehi.-rhe past -. inter'. silall portion ot tile hIuliIer beinig n.anu- has been a very poor one for the logger - facetured on its l:nil:.. TIhe miatjority ot tie deep sino% ai.d inteusely cold weather the logs are rafted down to the boolms at operat i.,g mI that hardly hIltf a 'stock is its jivitilt uear L1a Crosse, where they are plit ii. I Tiis state of tilets i, not confied saiwed or run to thit llihls along the _liss- to thle (hip lu wua river alo..e; it extted..dr isippi, somne of themiu going as far down 1lil ov r tit sitat, a..ul i..t., tile Mieligazamn as St. Louis. TIhe ustl;il aniilnt ratted phiclerie.. If there should I it ii at I Pti..da,..ve fIromilt-se booiet ;e ach year is 2Tio0,00,000 ''I watcr. that portioi oft last season's stock feet, but owichg ti; low wiater last seasont I lack onI Ile rivers (ou the Bllack it amiounts the amount was only 12.5,000,0100. tI, 1Xo't4110,I)4I tf..., ;I..d an quinl li an ilo t Tlie estimainted aituonilit of stick to lbe o.1 lite V i. i..' i l) Iii 1 tl- uL.kc up the put in aloui.g the river the preseut winiter tiletic'ie. i i. was 1 75,000,000. but the horse disease and The i. Iivat ios are. however, that Ituin- rather deep snowy. w ill prolbhably reduce her M ill Ihrii.g a godxl price helhii-aitm-li the aunount, to 12.5,000,00(I. With a good Itoter th i u last se Tll. The (nicago. fireshiet in the spring. a tir riti of bati niiarkeai. int&ir it. it c. lupete ts ir tile 31iss- ihld and new Ii ig. llaly lIe xpeuttcd, 11(1 at ijsippi riv vr :id i.teriir ii.; i I., i. Ii."g g-mil year's proinbict frojan this streanm for its htihil a il ii U iCinpeaa ValIhy 1873 the result. load is truiit, sot that orilcr ur,1 ear londs The suijtuioiei report, whose array of . n litc t Il.l Iniuln heIn. tile Iiliumb r hti4i- figures besides those Iroum the Saginaw or ias.. fr1;iI (Clihiago west, I-li l,,an u..gst Muskegon districts otfiur State look small, the tlli..g. that were . (Fau; li .l. is w we give a place in oinr colulis with pleas- nearelr bzili Citv thai: ed her VA - .t.ur: uare, as it is our desire to miiake the Micni- or His-k 1anidi, auIl ofenrst iV tw nIniiirAind GAx LuXBEHMAN a medituim of comminuni- mile-. kid ;otr Ihan t hieg d nllstantt, cation between the great lumber produc- nh len it c ill to nrailrtd freights, is ev- ing sections of the whole country. We shall be pleased to reeeive comilmunlications 011 the whole, the situation of liinni)er- like this frnom any part of the United rletl u I; Itv lhipliewa and itu tributaries, States, giving the assurance that they will is enviable, i..t tiu future will improve it readily lie given a iplace in our cohlumns: iI hItlillt i ti ld. AmIount sealedl at motItih of Black River in 1872 ....... 123,766,1Vo [Fromn The Michigan Lu.berman.] Amnt lumber ianutifd OUi Up- Luhbering Operaden. io i n Norlh.rn, per Black River allud run ti WLweoeln. ' Miss. Biver markets ..... 8,1ooooo Through the kinduess of Mlr. David Ain't lumber manuulfd and used .ikutin, of La Crosse, we are enabled t on U:pper Black River . .14,3oo,ooo give snine account of the lumbering oper- ations on1 Black River, Wis. Under date Tobl lumber lroduct Black of Feli. 20, Mr. Austin writes: River ........ .......... 148,166,19o 'You will find enclosed a list of the Lumber manuf'd at LaCrosse princ jaillumbemen oeratig on btck and immediate vicinity....3.5,loo,ooo principal lumbermepo operating on Br k es hingles manufd in District. ..37.o5o,ono ltiver, al80a report oftlast year's busiiess, LIath ............................ ............. *201oPlOOo bandeli me by Mr. George Atkinson, iu- t EORtGE ATKINSON', spector of this lumber district. Black luspector Dis't No. 2, Wic.
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