Gallery #4--TRANSPORTATION & FOREST INDUSTRY.
Oregon Lumber Co. mill at Austin?

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Collection Smith, M. Gregg
Date of photo 1915 ca.
Description Oregon Lumber Co. mill at Austin? The Sumpter Valley Railway arrived in Austin in 1905, which allowed Oregon Lumber Company to build a sawmill and use the railway to transport the lumber to Baker City. Later the company built a much larger operation a mile west at Bates.
Bill Greear is at left end of back row. Gregg Smith obtained this photo from Bill's son Elwood Greear.

Object ID 2010.23.2
Place Austin?, Oregon
COPYRIGHT INFORMATION: Credit Baker County Library, Baker City, Oregon

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