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Philip (Pete) Jackson Collection, Equipment, Page 14

Philip (Pete) Jackson is the son of a prominent Sunshine Coast logging company owner Lawrence (Al) S. Jackson and his wife Charlotte. Pete was born in 1931 and brought up in Wilson Creek. He worked for the family company Burns and Jackson, later Jackson Brothers, at Wilson Creek and in various logging camps around the Sunshine Coast, up Jervis and Toba Inlets, Vancouver Island and the Central Coast of BC.

L.S. Jackson under the name "Al" wrote articles titled "A Logger's Tales" for the local newspaper in the early 1950s.

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1980s -- machine that pulled logs out of water. Picture taken near Twin Creeks

Photographer unknown. Photo courtesy Pete Jackson.


1955 -- Kenworth logging truck. One of a series showing an experimental project on commercial thinnnig carried out by Jackson Brothers in their tree farm on the Sunshine Coast.

Photograph by Ballantine, Gibsons. Photo courtesy Pete Jackson.


late 1940s -- Jackson logging trucks in May Day parade in Sechelt.

Photographer unknown. Photo courtesy Pete Jackson.


date unknown -- A Jackson Brothers' logging operation

Photographer unknown. Photo courtesy Pete Jackson.


1920s? -- logging truck at log dump in Porpoise Bay?

Photographer unknown. Photo courtesy Pete Jackson.



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