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The Biggest Mill:The History of the Davison Lumbering Empire
November 17, 2017 @ 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.
In the Orchard Room of the County of Kings Municipal Complex
87 Cornwallis Street
Kentville , Nova Scotia