These 12 Rare Photos Show Oregon’s Logging History Like Never Before

The timber industry has played a vital role in Oregon’s legacy and growth as a state. These photos provide a unique peek at the Beaver State’s logging history and the rugged individuals who helped shape our great state into what it is today. Take a look:

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For more historic snapshots of Oregon’s past, be sure to check out our previous article: Here Are The Oldest Photos Ever Taken In Oregon And They’re Incredible.