Skidding logs at 8 years old

Log skidding mishap as an 8 year old in the northeast hardwoods.

William Hersel Van Andel

Interview with my step-father Bill Van Andel, discussing his life, our relationship, history, the world, forestry, logging, and making choices, some good and bad.

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November 7, 2017
“After awhile you got to see that until logging stopped completely, for some people it was never going to be enough.”

Here is an interview with John Porritt about being a logger in Hayfork, CA during the fall of the timber industry. A small community of about 2500 in Trinity County, Hayfork is a former logging town that was thrown into...

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November 7, 2017
“It’s fun, dangerous, exciting,” Russell says of why he’s kept logging all these years.

Here is an interview with Dale Russell about being a logger in Hayfork, CA during the fall of the timber industry. A small community of about 2500 in Trinity County, Hayfork is a former logging town that was thrown into...

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James and Brian talk at the dinner table.

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Geneva Meyers, Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2016

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Hazel R. Parsons on Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2016

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Jon Lewis’s childhood

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