Skip to main content Skip to main content

Susquehanna Life

History of the PA Logging Era

This course will focus on the rich history of the logging ear in PA, from 1880-1910. Topics will include the following: Susquehanna River, Logging Camps, Sawmills, Susquehanna Log Boom, PA Canal System, Railroads, Iron Ore Industry, Tanning Industry, and the Solid-Economic changes of the times. About the Instructor Retired from the Forestry Department at Penn College, Jack Fisher has twenty-seven years of experience teaching students a variety of forestry skills

Date & Time

March 19, 2015

6:00PM - 8:00PM

More Info

Event Website


Resident $10, Non-resident $12



Like what you're reading? Subscribe to Susquehanna Life's free newsletter to stay informed