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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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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.

The Settlement: Rubie and Lawrence Butterfield

The Settlement: Rubie and Lawrence Butterfield

Mary Rice Christmas Party 1989

Mary Rice Christmas Party 1989

Josephine Betzold

Josephine Betzold

Florence Hokenson

Florence Hokenson

Fern Pulaski and Mary Hudak

Fern Pulaski and Mary Hudak

Bibi – Emma – Lee Meierotto

Bibi – Emma – Lee Meierotto

With All Hands: The Loss of the Edmund Fitzgerald

With All Hands: The Loss of the Edmund Fitzgerald

Pat Knode & Ellen Russell

Pat Knode & Ellen Russell

Nancy Bainbridge

Nancy Bainbridge

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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.

Danger in Apostle Island Logging

Danger in Apostle Island Logging

Apostle Island Park Exploration – 1930

Apostle Island Park Exploration – 1930

Federal Forest in the Making

Federal Forest in the Making

Logging Cedar on Rocky Island – 1928

Logging Cedar on Rocky Island – 1928

Logging Operations at Oak Island

Logging Operations at Oak Island

True Hometown Built – Tug Bayfield

True Hometown Built – Tug Bayfield

Early Vessels that Transported Lumber and Pulled Tows

Early Vessels that Transported Lumber and Pulled Tows

Bayfield Waterfront Dock Fire – 1908

Bayfield Waterfront Dock Fire – 1908

Mystic Tales of Paul Bunyan

Mystic Tales of Paul Bunyan

Honoring the Lumberjacks

Honoring the Lumberjacks

Big Boom Tug Van Raalte – Ashland

Big Boom Tug Van Raalte – Ashland

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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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Our museum is closed for the season. We will see you again in the summer of 2023!

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Call (715) 779-5958

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BAYFIELD, WI 54814

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