The "A" Frame


A graphite drawing by E.J. Hughes showing a logging A-Frame used to vertically hoist logs. The A-Frame is mounted on a Davis raft of boomed logs surrounded by floating logs and tree covered hills in the background. A note indicates this was drawn near Beattie Anchorage on Louise Island on Cumshewa Inlet, B.C. There are some notes about colours and what things are and the drawing is signed by Hughes and dated Aug 1953.

In Collection:
Creator Subject Language Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 sheet ; 22 x 30 cm
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 53.02965, -131.90186
Additional physical characteristics
  • Graphite on paper. Signed by E.J. Hughes.
Physical repository Collection
  • E.J. Hughes Collection
Provider Genre Archival item identifier
  • Accession Number: 2020-043 - Sketches, 1946-1947, 1965; Item: 86
Fonds title Fonds identifier Is referenced by Date digitized
  • September 2023 to October 2023
Technical note
  • Scanned on Betterligt/TTI (600 DPI; 1/20; 263; Copy4Stops; camera height 1000) by PD. Metadata by KD.
  • Copyright held by the E. J. Hughes Estate. Use of this material is permitted for research and private study purposes only to the UVic researcher community. For all other uses, contact University of Victoria Special Collections and University Archives.

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