The log was on the Al Nicholson homestead above Liberty, now known as Liberty Mountain. Al Nicholson sold the logging rights in the summer of 1939 or 1940. The man on the right is Warren Leyde. (Warren Leyde)
Nicholson, John Allen and Engstrom, Wesley C., "Three People, Log" (2009). John Allen Nicholson Pictures. 20.
John Allen Nicholson: His Diaries and Pictures (CDROM)
Liberty(Wash.), Homestead, Gold Mining