Lewis County Historical Society
First Airplanes Arrive in Lewis County
by Vic Kucera and Karen L. Johnson
      In 1903, the nation celebrated the Wright Brothers' first airplane flight on the East Coast. The excitement of flight caught the attention of adventurous men and women all over the country, and Lewis County was no exception.
      To read the rest of this fascinating article, click on "John Brown" just below. From that entry point you can go from chapter to chapter. If time is limited, you can choose to read just the section devoted to one of the pioneers by clicking on his name..

  John Brown
Claude Berlin
G.W. Stromer
Lieut. Ferris
P.F. Barnes
Herbert A. Munter