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Here you'll find brochures, vintage Operator's Manuals, patents, advertisements, magazine articles, newspaper clippings, and photos from over the years. (Click any of the thumbnails below to view full sized images.)



Brochures

World's Most Portable Sawmill page 1
World's Most Portable Sawmill
(Page 1)
World's Most Portable Sawmill page 2
World's Most Portable Sawmill
(Page 2)
World's Most Portable Sawmill page 3
World's Most Portable Sawmill
(Page 3)
World's Most Portable Sawmill page 4
World's Most Portable Sawmill
(Page 4)
Automation Has Gone To The Woods brochure
Automated Portable Sawmill
Hydraulic Portable Sawmill brochure
Portable Log Deck
Profitibility through Portability brochure
Portable Sawmill
portable sawmill cover
Portable Sawmill
Stationary Sawmill brochure
Hydraulic Stationary Sawmill
JLH with hydraulic feed brochure
Hydraulic Feed Sawmill
Edger
Portable Edger
Vertical Edger brochure
Vertical Edger
Stationary Hydraulic Sawmills brochure
Stationary Mills
Hydraulic Log Deck brochure
Hydraulic Log Deck
Double-end Trim Saw brochure
Double-end Trim Saw
Cut-ff Saw brochure
Cut-off Saw
Commercial Edger brochure
Commercial Edger
Portable Sawmill brochure
Hydraulic Portable Sawmill
Edger brochure
Portable Edger
Gang Way brochure
Gang Way
HD Sawmills brochure
HD Stationary Sawmill
Bull Edger brochure
BullEdger
Bull Edger brochure
Bulledger
Big Jack brochure
Big Jack Sawmill
Hydraulic Log Deck brochure
Hydraulic Log Deck
Keep Minnesota Green brochure
Keep Minnesota Green
(5/4/1962)
Jackson Wood Shaving Mill brochure
Jackson Wood Shaving Mill®






Vintage Operator's Manuals




Patents




Advertisements

Shaving mill ad 9-12-1964
Shaving mill ad
(9/12/1964)
Sawmill demo announcement 11-6-1965
Sawmill demo announcement
(11/6/1965)
Sawmill ad 5-1968
Sawmill ad
(5/1968)
Humorous salesman want ad
Humorous salesman want ad
(date unknown)
Ad in Eau Claire Leader-Telegram 2-16-1974
Ad in Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
(2/16/1974)
Meet with Dick Weiss postcard
"Meet with Dick Weiss" postcard
(date unknown)
Back in 1939 sawmill ad
"Back in 1939" sawmill ad
(date unknown)
Miner Edger ad
Miner Edger ad
(date unknown)
Sliding Knee Carriage ad 1996
Sliding Knee Carriage ad
(1996)
Talledega Machinery Ad 12-1996
Talledega Machinery Sales ad
(12/1996)
The Governor's Choice Shaving Mill ad 11-1997
"The Governor's Choice" Shaving Mill ad
(11/1997)
Midwest Poultry trade show ad 3-1998
Midwest Poultry trade show ad
(3/1998)
We Have What You Need ad 12-1998
"We Have What You Need" ad
(12/1998)





Magazine Articles

American Forest 1949
American Forest Magazine
(October 1949)
American Forrest 1949
American Forest Magazine
(October 1949)
Popular Mechanics 1951
Popular Mechanics
(November 1951)
Hardwoods 1970
Hardwoods
(1970)
The Timber Producer 1970
The Timber Producer
(July 1970)
The Timber Producer 1990
The Timber Producer
(1990)
FPE Lumber 1997
FPE Lumber Magazine
(November 1997)
Timberline 2003
Timberline Magazine
(April 2003)





Newspaper Clippings

Leader Telegram 1-23-1942
The Leader Telegram
(January 23, 1942)
Mondovi Herald 10-4-1962
The Mondovi Herald
(October 4, 1962)
Field Day at Ratzlaffs
Field Day at Ratzlaffs
(10/11/1962)
10-1962
Unknown Local Paper
(October 25, 1962)
6-6-1963
Unknown Local Paper
(June 6, 1963)
Mondovi Herald 7-11-1963
The Mondovi Herald
(July 11, 1963)
Leader Telegram 1-22-1971
The Leader Telegram
(January 22, 1971)
1973
Unknown Local Paper
(1973)
Mondovi Herald 3-10-1977
The Mondovi Herald
(March 10, 1977)
Mondovi Herald 7-19-1979
The Mondovi Herald
(July 19, 1979)
Courier Wedge 12-6-1979
The Courier Wedge
(December 6, 1979)
Mondovi Herald 5-15-1980
The Mondovi Herald
(May 15, 1980)
Mondovi Herald 5-15-1980
The Mondovi Herald
(May 15, 1980 page 2)
Leader Telegram 8-30-1980
The Leader Telegram
(August 30, 1980)
Leader Telegram 9-4-1980
The Leader Telegram
(September 4, 1980)
Mondovi Herald 1-45-1980
The Mondovi Herald
(January 15, 1981)
Milwaukee Journal 3-22-1982
The Milwaukee Journal
(March 22, 1982)
Leader Telegram 3-27-1982
The Leader Telegram
(March 27, 1982)
Pioneer Press 4-18-1982
The Pioneer Press
(April 14, 1982)
Mondovi Herald 9-22-1983
The Mondovi Herald
(September 22, 1983)
Mondovi Herald 1-8-1987
The Mondovi Herald
(January 8, 1987)
Mondovi Herald 3-25-1993
The Mondovi Herald
(March 25, 1993)
Mondovi Herald 9-1-1994
The Mondovi Herald
(September 1, 1994)
Mondovi Herald 4-11-1996
The Mondovi Herald
(April 11, 1996)
Leader Telegram 6-14-1998
The Leader Telegram
(June 14, 1998)
Mondovi Herald 7-9-1998
The Mondovi Herald
(July 9, 1998)
Mondovi Herald 10-21-1999
The Mondovi Herald
(October 21, 1999)
Mondovi Herald 9-16-2004
The Mondovi Herald
(September 16, 2004)
Tampa Bay Sun
The Tampa Bay Sun
(Date Unknown)




Pictures

Descriptions are left to right
(May 1935)
The first Jackson "Lumber Harvester" sawing at the Frank Kothbauer farm near Mondovi, WI
(May 1935)
8-26-1940
(August 26, 1940)
8-26-1940
(August 26, 1940)
5-4-1962
Mr. & Mrs. Elmer Anderson (Gov. of MN), Tom Meis, Margi Meis
(May 4, 1962)
10-27-1962
Margi Meis at Open House
(October 27, 1962)
JLH Shop 1963
JLH Shop - G. Moats, T. Meis, H. Peterson,
and "Lucky" (Jan. 1963)
Welcome Phil 1991
Welcoming Parts Manager Philip Knutson
(1991)
4-1995 Vern Snider
Vern Snider & daughter, Tom Meis
(May 1995)
Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
Colombo, Ceylon
Elephants loading sawmill in Colombo, Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
George Moats
Machinist George Moats; Tom Meis and George
Original Sold Around The World
Original "Sold Around the World" Artwork
Portable Sawmill
Portable Sawmill







The Jackson logo and name, "Lumber Harvester", "Big Jack", "Premier Scragg Mill", and "Jackson Wood Shaving Mill" are registered trademarks of Jackson Lumber Harvester Co., Inc.
The Webb Burner logo and name are also registered trademarks of Jackson Lumber Harvester Co., Inc.
All other trademarks are property of their respective holders, and are hereby acknowledged as such.
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