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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: HR-99
Corporate Name: Jacob Strack
Local Name:
Owner Name: Jacob Strack
Location: Klein
County: Harris
Years in Operation: 3 years
Start Year: 1905
End Year: 1907
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1905 to at least 1907
Town: Klein
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: 26 in 1906
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Pine lumber
Sawmill Pine Sawmill Hardwood Sawmill Cypress Sawmill
Planer Planer Only Shingle Paper
Plywood Cotton Grist Unknown
Power Source: Unknown
Horse Mule Oxen Water
Water Overshot Water Turbine Diesel Unknown
Pit Steam Steam Circular Steam Band
Gas Electricity Other
Maximum Capacity: 
Capacity Comments: Unknown
Rough Lumber Planed Lumber Crossties Timbers
Lathe Ceiling Unknown Beading
Flooring Paper Plywood Particle Board
Treated Other
Equipment: Sawmill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: International & Great Northern at Spring
Historicial Development: Jacob Strack is listed as having a sawmill at Klein in 1905 and 1907.
Research Date: MCJ 05-06-96
Prepared By: M Johnson