Michigan History: Logging the Pines, 1800’s
Michigan's history never ceases to enthrall. The state's logging industry - even though nowadays thought to be mainly in the UP and extreme north - had a decent logging industry further down the mitten.
Watch the above video and see the struggles that were met with success and determination by the loggers of Michigan.
You'll see PLENTY of archival photos and illustrations of our logging history in this 44-minute film! Cool stuff...