By Julie Rae Rickard

Clearfield County recollects the early days within the area's background whilst log drives crammed the West department of the Susquehanna and the woods have been occupied through lumbermen. via those historical pictures, witness the expansion of Curwensville, Clearfield, and DuBois regardless of negative floods and fires. within the 1900s, the world grew to become renowned for its coal cities, quarries, the Gearhart Knitting computing device, and companies equivalent to Kurtz Brothers, Clearfield Furs, and Clearfield Cheese. The enticing photos in Clearfield County additionally record how Kylertown Airport was one of many busiest within the state and exhibit how a couple of county citizens, together with Nora Waln, Philip Bliss, George Rosenkrans, and Tom combine, discovered fame.

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