The pile of logs may have been part of a log jam. The men, women, and children are dressed stylishly. More than half the adults are wearing ribbon badges. The pin to which the ribbon is attached is a scimitar knife; in the center of the knife is a Masonic medallion, thus this group is likely Shriners.
Back caption: "Nelson Bennett. Picture a gift by Galen Biery to R.G.G. 11-28-1957." The image has been printed on a canvas textured paper and either hand-colored or lithographed. Bennett was among other things, a land developer, part of Fairhaven Land Co. in Whatcom County, WA.