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13288
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The secret of many of Haywood County's distinctions and achievements is Canton. The not-so-concealed secret of Canton is Champion Paper & Fibre Company. And the secret to Champion's success is Reuben Robertson, manager, president, and chairman of Champion's board.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 21 Issue 11, Aug 1953, p8-9, 16, f
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13287
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Sharpe examines the history, geography, economic conditions, industries, agriculture, and culture of Haywood County.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 21 Issue 11, Aug 1953, p3-5, 20, 22, map, f
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Record #:
32173
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The Haywood Technical Institute, located outside of Clyde in Haywood County, has a new sawmill complex specifically designed to train workers for the sawmill industry. Students enrolled in the sawmill courses learn to be sawyers, saw filers, lumber grader-dry kiln operators and planers.
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36292
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A purported decline in overall paper use has not hurt business for Evergreen Packaging of Canton. The paper mill, established in the early 1900s, has a prominent place in the community, partly due to it being the county’s largest private employer. The business proves its keeping pace with the current ecologically conscious cultural climate through initiatives such as the coating on the material for its cup paperboard.
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38280
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It was touted as the first book mill in the South, a pioneer in producing white paper from chestnut wood, and among the industry’s mavens in its attention to quality and production cost. Such factors have made Canton’s Champion Paper Company an economic staple for three generations. Its enduring importance to the community is on display in a photographs collection at Canton Area Historical Museum. It can be viewed in the history of the company provided by the author, which includes how many residents it employed at its height and how the founder’s business savvy helped to make the company a success.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 80 Issue 6, Nov 2012, p31-32, 34-35 Periodical Website