Throwback Thursday: Tannery Workers in Westover

Westover Borough lies in the southwestern section of Clearfield County along the waters of Chest Creek.   It began in 1840 as a logging and lumbering town. The cutting and transportation of logs formed the base of the borough’s economy, as did the spin-off businesses of surveying, general supply stores, sawmills, wooden roof shingle manufacturing, boarding … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Tannery Workers in Westover