Photostory #51: Still Number One Product
National Film Board of Canada
April 10, 1956
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography fonds, National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives
Pulpwood logs, ready for hauling, are checked by a government licenced scaler. Though still used in some northern wood operations, bush horses are slowly giving way to mechanized logging methods developed by Canadian pulp companies. Latest development is "The Logger", designed to speed pulpwood harvest from woodlands to mills.