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1888

William Luke founded the Piedmont Pulp & Paper Company, later Westvaco

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1889

William Luke opened a pulp mill and incorporated the West Virginia Paper Company

Other events that happened on or around 1889

1894

Westvaco opened headquarters in New York City

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1897

Consolidation formed the West Virginia Pulp & Paper Company

Other events that happened on or around 1897

1900

West Virginia Pulp & Paper began constructing a sawmill in Cass

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1910

The Greenbrier, Cheat & Elk Railroad was incorporated

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1937

West Virginia Pulp & Paper Company built a bleached paperboard mill in South Carolina

Other events that happened on or around 1937

1969

West Virginia Pulp & Paper Company changed its name to Westvaco

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2002

Westvaco and Mead merged to form MeadWestvaco

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