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The Biggest Mill:The History of the Davison Lumbering Empire

November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

 

Friday November 17, 2017  7pm – 9pm (2 Hours )
Historian Philip Spencer, will be sharing the story of the Davison Lumber Company. The initiative of early Nova Scotian pioneers grew into an empire of legendary proportions. This presentation traces the Davison name in lumbering from Samuel Mack to the collapse of the Davison Lumber & Manufacturing Company

Philip Spencer, Davison Lumber Co. historian – Formerly in the automotive trade, he now works for Natural Resources Canada at the Bedford Institute of Oceanography. Due to a family connection, this story has been his life-long interest but he has been conducting extensive research into Davison Lumber for more than 15 years.

Donation

In the Orchard Room of the County of Kings Municipal Complex

87 Cornwallis Street
Kentville , Nova Scotia

Details

Date:
November 17
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Organizer

Kings Historical Society
Phone:
902-678-6237
Email:
info@kingscountymuseum.ca
Website:
www.kingscountymuseum.ca

Venue

Orchard Room Kings County Municipal Building
87 Cornwallis Street
Kentville, NS B4N 3W3 Canada
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Phone:
(902) 678-6141
Website:
http://www.countyofkings.ca/