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FHS5990th.jpg

Image ID:  FHS5990
Image Date:  7/15/1957
Image Title:  Portals and signs.
Image Caption:  Unique roadside marker for the town of Shelton along US 101. This is made from a cross-section of a Douglas-fir that started growing about the time Marco Polo was traveling. This community is dependent upon forest industries, and much of the wood used by its mills comes from the nearby Olympic National Forest. Markers read "Shelton, Home of the Evergreen Forest," "Keep Mason County Green," and "Keep Washington Green." Mason County, Washington.
Photographer:  Prater, Leland J., for the U.S. Forest Service
Use Restrictions:  Permission from the Forest History Society required for any use of this image.
Repository Contact Information:  Forest History Society, Inc.; 701 William Vickers Ave., Durham, NC 27701; Tel.: (919) 682-9319; Fax: (919) 682-2349.