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Virtual Exhibits

We hope you enjoy the virtual version of our exhibits! Please consider donating to the Wisconsin Logging Museum so we can continue to bring you exciting content like this! 

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Learn about the logging industry in Eau Claire and beyond  in "Lumbering in the Chippewa Valley." Find out why Eau Claire is called "Sawdust City" and what made the Chippewa Valley so attractive to Lumber Barons!  

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What happened to Wisconsin after all the trees were gone? How did Wisconsin recover and boast the beautiful forests we have today? Answer these questions and more in The Big Cut!