Mess hall crew including women and child, Brookings Timber and Lumber Company, Brookings, ca. 1919
Brookings is a city near the California border in Curry County, Oregon. The town was founded north of the Chetco River in 1913 by the Brookings Timber and Lumber Company. The assets of the company were merged with the Del Norte Company in Northern California, forming the California and Oregon Lumber Company. The C&O Lumber Company mill closed in 1925.
11 x 14 in.
Silver gelatin, b/w
Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 1000XL at 100 ppi in grayscale. Resized using Adobe Photoshop 7.0 so that the long dimension was either 768 pixels horizontal or 600 pixels vertical, then saved in JPEG format at quality rating 3. 2012