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Wood Hicks and Bark Peelers

In conjunction with Penn State University Press, the Pasto Museum will host “Wood Hicks and Bark Peelers,” a presentation and book signing with authors and historians Ronald E. Ostman and Harry Littell, on Sunday, October 30 at 1 p.m.
A new book published by Penn State University Press features the faces of early 1900s lumbermen

A new book published by Penn State University Press features the faces of early 1900s lumbermen

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October 30, 2016, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Pasto Agricultural Museum

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Their book, entitled “Wood Hicks and Bark Peelers – a Visual History of Pennsylvania’s Railroad Lumbering Communities; the Photographic Legacy of William T. Clarke,” examines the striking images William T. Clarke, which portray the “wooden world” of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, when the rapidly growing lumber industry created entire communities of logging families and transformed the state’s natural landscape.