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Learn from area historians about a wide range of interesting topics including shipwrecks, lighthouse keepers, WWII POWs and, of course, Lake Superior.

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Video Listing

The most recent additions are at the top of the list. Select a topic to view related videos. Any search is limited to video titles and video description text.

Alden “Skip” Allen

Alden “Skip” Allen

Building Blocks of America – Quarries of the Apostle Islands and South Shore

Building Blocks of America – Quarries of the Apostle Islands and South Shore

The Cadottes – A Fur Trade Family on Lake Superior

The Cadottes – A Fur Trade Family on Lake Superior

Lutefisk Dinner at Maggie’s 1989

Lutefisk Dinner at Maggie’s 1989

Bayfield Scenes from 1989

Bayfield Scenes from 1989

Mary Rice Garden Party 1990

Mary Rice Garden Party 1990

Hugo Ungrodt and Chick Sheridan

Hugo Ungrodt and Chick Sheridan

Marie Malden and Fred Brauns

Marie Malden and Fred Brauns

Wilford Peterson

Wilford Peterson

The Settlement – St Anthony Church and Cemetery

The Settlement – St Anthony Church and Cemetery

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History Briefs

Briefs are listed in alphabetical order. Select a topic to review related briefs. The search function is full-text. Online access to History Briefs is made possible thanks to support from the Apostle Islands Historic Preservation Conservancy.

The Great Growing Section

The Great Growing Section

Stranger’s Opinion of Bayfield’s Fruit Future

Stranger’s Opinion of Bayfield’s Fruit Future

Bayfield County Early Agriculture

Bayfield County Early Agriculture

Bayfield Farming – A Success – 1871

Bayfield Farming – A Success – 1871

Fruit Industry of Bayfield Peninsula – 1910

Fruit Industry of Bayfield Peninsula – 1910

Bayfield’s Big Berries – Harvey Nourse

Bayfield’s Big Berries – Harvey Nourse

The Evidence Accumulates – August Turnquist

The Evidence Accumulates – August Turnquist

One Idea Farming

One Idea Farming

Inside the Creamery

Inside the Creamery

Near the Banks of the Onion River

Near the Banks of the Onion River

Surely a Fruit Country

Surely a Fruit Country

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Photographs

This is a gallery of historic photographs displayed throughout this site. Select a topic to view related photographs. Click a photograph to view the full-size version.

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BAYFIELD, WI 54814

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