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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.

Gladys Hyde & Annette Johnson

Gladys Hyde & Annette Johnson

Madeline Island Ferry

Madeline Island Ferry

Mel & Helene Mattson

Mel & Helene Mattson

Sand Island Memories

Sand Island Memories

Old Bayfield City Jail

Old Bayfield City Jail

Bayfield Model Railroad Exhibit Virtual Tour

Bayfield Model Railroad Exhibit Virtual Tour

Bayfield Model Railroad Tour – Short Version

Bayfield Model Railroad Tour – Short Version

JMB Program – Shipwrecks and Stories of Wisconsin’s South Shore

JMB Program – Shipwrecks and Stories of Wisconsin’s South Shore

Mary Rice Garden Party – June 26, 1988

Mary Rice Garden Party – June 26, 1988

Ed Erickson,  Julian Nelson, Walter Linquist, Roger O’Malley and Leroy Olson

Ed Erickson, Julian Nelson, Walter Linquist, Roger O’Malley and Leroy Olson

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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.

Western Emigration & Speculation

Western Emigration & Speculation

Big Mills Still Lumbering

Big Mills Still Lumbering

End of an Era – Melvin Clark

End of an Era – Melvin Clark

Bayfield County Log Cut – 1887

Bayfield County Log Cut – 1887

Interview with a Veteran Saw Mill Man – R.D. Pike

Interview with a Veteran Saw Mill Man – R.D. Pike

Inside the R.D. Pike Mill

Inside the R.D. Pike Mill

The Frank Holston Lumber Camp

The Frank Holston Lumber Camp

Henry J. Wachsmuth – The “Big Push”

Henry J. Wachsmuth – The “Big Push”

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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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