Term: Black River pinery
Description from John W. Hunt's 1853 Wisconsin Gazetteer: "... is on Black river, and its tributaries mostly in La Crosse and Jackson counties. The amount of lumber manufactured in this section, aside from square timber, lath, and shingles, is shown by the following estimate:
Angle's Mills, on La Crosse river 500.000
La Crosse Mills, 2,000,000
Wm. Levice's Mills, 1,800,000
John Levice's, 800,000
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[Source: Hunt, John W. Wisconsin Gazetteer (Madison, 1853)]