HISTORY by Tony Howe:
Monarch was the sawmill town of the Monarch Lumber Co., which operated
from 1906 to 1909, when it became the Beaver Dam Lumber Co. This mill shut
down in 1915 and burned. It was rebuilt by Lancaster in 1915 and renamed
back to the Monarch Lumber Co. and operated until 1919.
Monarch Lumber Co. 1906-1909
Beaver Dam Lumber Co. 1909-1915
Monarch Lumber Co. (second)