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Tennie Toussaint Photographs

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Collection Overview

The Tennie Toussaint collection includes photographs of agricultural landscapes, logging, mills, barn raisings, and railroad bridges from the Danville, Vermont area, circa 1900. Tennie Toussaint was a columnist for the Burlington Free Press in the 1960s - 1970s.

Time Period Covered: circa 1900 

Source Document: Tennie Toussaint Photographs 

Published:  April 10, 2007,  University of Vermont, Bailey/Howe Library, Special Collections

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Title:   Dirt road in winter

Date:  1900

Resource type:   photographs

Dirt road in winter with a wooden guard rail and a stone retaining wall between the road and a stream or river.

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    Title:   Horses pulling a snow roller

    Date:  1900

    Resource type:   photographs

    Four horses pulling two men on top of a snow roller, in order to pack the snow on a road.

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      Title:   Men and women standing on the roof and in front of a building

      Date:  1900

      Resource type:   photographs

      Group of men and women standing on the roof and in front of a building. Structure is probably related to North Danville sawmill operations.

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        Title:   Men sawing wood

        Date:  1900

        Resource type:   photographs

        Group of men sawing wood. Quality of original negative is poor.

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          Title:   Oxen pulling logs

          Date:  1900

          Resource type:   photographs

          Men using oxen to pull logs with chains at the bottom of a small hill.

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            Title:   Sawing logs by horsepower

            Date:  1900

            Resource type:   photographs

            Picture appears on p. 130 of Susannah Clifford's "Village in the Hills: a History of Danville, Vermont 1786-1995." Caption reads, "Sawing logs by horsepower at Webster's farm in the early 1900's. Left to right are Lee Hatch II, Arthur Webster, George Weeks, Edwin Webster, and Henry Page."

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              Title:   Sawing wood with a drag-saw using horse power in North Danville

              Date:  1900

              Resource type:   photographs

              Three men using horse power to saw wood using a drag-saw in North Danville. Wood is being sawed to firewood length and then split by hand.

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                Title:   Several large log piles

                Date:  1900

                Resource type:   photographs

                Several large log piles, with smokestack in back for steam power. Ca. 1903.

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                  Title:   Winter landscape

                  Date:  1900

                  Resource type:   photographs

                  Winter landscape.

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