Hard Work   2 comments

Here’s my Great Great Grandfather Alban Boring (far left, white hair) along with my Great Uncle, his grandson, Cecil Boring (4th from the left, standing like a lumberjack). 1912.

Logging with horse power and then making lumber with steam power (I think!?!) … that’s labor to celebrate.

Boring-Lumberjacks

Posted September 1, 2014 by henrymowry in Genealogy

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  1. Many of my ancestors did this type of work.

    • I don’t think I can fully appreciate what hard, dangerous work this was. That’s OK … I have no aspiration to use 100-year old technology to the exclusion of modern advances!

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