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Forest Industry

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The Forest Industry

Date: Janv.-March 1989
Creator: Nicole Lang
Source: Revue de la Société historique du Madawaska
Collaborator(s): Mr. Martin N. Turgeon

Description: The forest industry has played a predominant role in the economic development of Madawaska county. The importance of the arrival of the Murchie & Sons company in 1888 and its sale to Fraser in 1911 is related. Fraser will later become one of the economic poles of the area.

Subject: New Brunswick,Forests, Logging, Madawaska County