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By Curt Deatherage
Creswell Columnist 

IT HAPPENED IN OREGON: Sawdust is found in Creswell's veins


April 12, 2018

Street names can often give a glimpse into a town's character or past, and the city of Creswell is no exception. Although any documentation in this area is practically non-existent, one street name gives a glimpse of the past. Mill Street, which runs parallel to Front Street, on the east side of the railroad tracks, offers a hint into the town's rich history in the wood products industry.

The information contained in this article is based on the recollections of several local citizens who have been involved in the local wood products industry for an extended period of time. The information...

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