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What does it take to become a seasoned papermaker? Well many years of experience in the art of making paper of course!

It also takes years of knowledge to know where you are at in some of these following photos.

The following photos depict various papermaking components along the paper machine. The majority of these photos were taken down in the basement area.

How many of these vintage photos can you 'seasoned' Shasta Mill papermakers recognize and identify?

The late Gene Behn (Shasta No.1 machine tender) is standing next to a motor guard somewhere along the No. 1 machine floor in the following middle photograph.

Don't forget! The 2009 Shasta Mill Annual Employee Picnic is on Saturday August 29th- Anderson River Park- Anderson, CA