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Camp Manitou & The Willisville Fire Tower

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Camp Manitou & The Willisville Fire Tower

Jack (John) Burke, the Fire Ranger, at the Willisville Fire Tower started a journal on July 12, 1927, which may be when the tower opened.'Visitors to the Tower' were signed in with the date and where they were from.On August 13, 1927 a group from Camp Manitou visited the Fire Tower and the x indicates how many times the visitor climbed the Tower. The Bull family were well represented and below is a photo of some of the Camp Manitou campers, notice the M, at Bull's camp in Miller Bay, Charlton. The photo is most likely from the same time period.Thanks for...

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