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MWHS – Manitowish Waters Historic Mysteries

July 6, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Logging Impacts on the Manitowish Waters Area and Land Policies

Manitowish Waters was swept-up in the national push for aggressive 19th century logging and land speculation. Learn how river drive logging for pineries, transition into railroad logging for hardwoods and finally led to more modern logging using trucks and tractors.  Historic maps, journals, articles and pictures will be shared.


July 6, 2019
9:30 am - 10:30 am


Koller Library
5761 HWY 51
Manitowish Waters, WI 54545 United States
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