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FHS3574th.jpg

Image ID:  FHS3574
Image Date:  [no date]
Image Title:  [Fire lookout towers.]
Image Caption:  Caption 1: This was taken by Tom Meeman in Benton County, Tennessee showing 3 steps in fire protection program- 1. Tree, 2. Wooden Tower, 3. Steel Tower.

Caption 2: [Large steel fire lookout tower stands next to smaller wooden tower. In right foreground is a large tree with wooden ladder rungs nailed to it.]

Photographer:  Meeman, Tom
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.