Bi-Annual Meeting & Program of the Chippewa County Historical Society will be held on September 9, 2013 at 6:30 pm at The Area History Center, 123 Allen Street, Chippewa Falls, WI
Program: Chippewa Valley Lumbering
Presenters Dave Gordon, Arley Engel and Jim Schuh, will review the location of the significant mills in the Chippewa Valley and the technology that made them giants in their day. The speakers will tell the story of an industry that left a significant mark on the history of the Chippewa Valley, including the lifestyle of lumberjacks, the tools of the trade, and the impact that remains with us today.
The public is encouraged and welcome to attend.