turpentine workers

"Naval Stores Ages-Old, but Few Like Living in the Past"
Chester Goolrick
Paul Lieberman
Naval stores are the ingredients used in scores of products "from paint thinner and wood stains to medicated soaps and liquid floor wax."
"Jim Palmer: He Recalls Bad Days in the Woods"
Chester Goolrick
Paul Lieberman
Profile of Jim Palmer, who recalls life as a worker in the turpentine woods.
"L.D. Davis: 'Boss Had The Pencil'"
Chester Goolrick
Paul Lieberman
Profile of L.D.Davis, one of the turpentine laborers, who got out of the "web of work" to be "his own man" through a system known as "halfing."
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