Tony Beaver
West Virginia Folk Hero

If you have read Introduction to Tony Beaver and "Tony Beaver and the Watermelon Party," try this activity. If you have not read about Tony Beaver, click here to Meet Tony Beaver.


Tony Beaver and his men have been cutting down trees for the last month. Now they need to move the logs down the mountain and then float them down the Eel River.

Help Tony Beaver move the logs to market by answering these questions correctly.

Tony Beaver is famous as a . . .
  1. steamboat captain

  2. woodsman


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