Course at a Glance

April 12 to April 21
Clarke Historical Museum, 240 E Street, Eureka

Company Towns


Course Description:

Enjoy colorful stories of two local lumber company towns, Samoa and Scotia, and a shipbuilding community, Rolph (Fairhaven). Discover their state, national and international significance and what the future holds for these communities. Lecture sessions will include slide shows and artifacts. Take a full day field trip to visit the town sites (via personal vehicles).



Start Date: 4/12/2018
End Date: 4/21/2018
Day of week: Thursday
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Cost: $70.00
Course ID: 27155
Ray Hillman

Ray Hillman

Ray Hillman is a professional historian/tour narrator. For over 50 years he has specialized in regional history. He has written several books and has a broad knowledge of North Coast history, much of which has been applied to OLLI courses for many years.