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Around the Shores of Lake Superior
A Guide to Historic Sites
Second Edition
Margaret Beattie Bogue
Publication date May 2007
LC: 2006031766 F
352 pp.  8 x 10
13 maps, 235 color and b/w illus.
ISBN: 0-299-22170-9 Cloth $60.00 s
(ISBN-13: 978-0-299-22170-6)
ISBN: 0-299-22174-1 Paper $29.95 t
(ISBN-13: 978-0-299-22174-4)

Copublished with Wilfrid Laurier University Press, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Wisconsin edition not for sale in Canada


"A fascinating overview of the growth of this region's cultural and industrial heritage and the hundreds of sites, museums, and attractions that commemorate this history today."–Sergio Buonocore, General Manager, Fort William Historical Park, Ontario


[Reviews to be posted soon.]

Author's Bio:

Margaret Beattie Bogue is professor emerita of history and liberal studies at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. She is the author of Around the Shores of Lake Michigan and the award-winning Fishing the Great Lakes: An Environmental History.

Table of contents

List of Maps
Part 1. The Natural and Historical Setting
1. The Lake
2. Lake Superior in the Wilderness
3. The Ojibwe of Lake Superior
4. French Exploration and Fur Trade on Lake Superior
5. Lake Superior and the British and American Fur Trade
6. Keweenaw Copper
7. Iron Mining
8. The Forests and the Lumbermen
9. Traveling over Lake Superior Waters
10. The Lake and the Fish
11. To Save the Lake
Part 2. Around the Lakeshore
1. Duluth-Superior
2. North Shore Scenic Drive
3. Two Harbors
4. Gooseberry Falls State Park
5. Split Rock Lighthouse State Park
6. Silver Bay
7. Palisade Head, Palisade Valley Unit, Tettegouche State Park
8. Tettegouche State Park
9. Taconite Harbor
10. Baraga Cross at Schroeder
11. Temperance River State Park
12. North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum at Tofte
13. Cascade River State Park
14. Grand Marais
15. Superior National Forest and Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness
16. Quetico Provincial Park
17. Judge C. R. Magney State Park
18. Naniboujou Club Lodge
19. Grand Portage Reservation
20. Grand Portage National Monument
21. Grand Portage State Park
22. Pigeon River Provincial Park
23. Highway 61 from Pigeon River to Thunder Bay
24. Mount McKay Lookout and Fort William First Nation Reserve
25. Thunder Bay
26. Kakabeka Falls Provincial Park
27. From Thunder Bay to Sleeping Giant Provincial Park
28. Sleeping Giant Provincial Park
29. Silver Islet
30. Ouimet Canyon Provincial Park
31. Red Rock and Nipigon
32. Ruby Lake Provincial Park
33. From Nipigon to Terrace Bay
34. Pays Plat First Nation Reserve
35. Village of Rossport
36. Rainbow Falls Provincial Park
37. Schreiber
38. Aguasabon Falls and Gorge
39. Terrace Bay
40. Slate Islands Provincial Park
41. Neys Provincial Park
42. Marathon
43. Pic River and Pic River First Nation Reserve
44. Pukaskwa National Park of Canada
45. Hemlo
46. From Hemlo to Wawa
47. White Lake Provincial Park
48. Pic Mobert First Nation Reserve
49. White River
50. Obatanga Provincial Park
51. Michipicoten-Wawa Area
52. Magpie High Falls/Scenic High Falls
53. Michipicoten First Nation Reserve
54. Michipicoten Island Provincial Park
55. Lake Superior Provincial Park
56. From Montreal River to Pancake Bay Provincial Park
57. Pancake Bay Provincial Park
58. Batchawana Bay Provincial Park
59. Batchewana First Nation of Ojibways
60. Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario and Michigan
61. Brimley State Park
62. Bay Mills Indian Community
63. Point Iroquois Light Station
64. Hiawatha National Forest
65. From Point Iroquois Light Station to State Highway 123
66. Pendills Creek National Fish Hatchery Complex
67. Paradise
68. Tahquamenon Falls State Park
69. Whitefish Point
70. Journey on the Back Roads
71. Crisp Point Light
72. Two Hearted River Lifesaving Station
73. Deer Park Lifesaving Station and Muskallonge Lake State Park
74. Grand Marais
75. Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
76. Munising
77. Grand Island
78. Bay Furnace Picnic Area and Campground
79. Laughing Whitefish River
80. Marquette
81. Stannard Rock Lighthouse
82. Marquette Range Mining Communities
83. Negaunee and Ishpeming
84. Gwinn
85. Republic Mine
86. Lakeshore North from Marquette to Big Bay
87. Big Bay
88. Huron Mountains
89. Huron Islands Wilderness and Huron Islands National Wildlife Refuge
90. U.S. Highway 41 from Marquette to Alberta
91. Van Riper State Park
92. Craig Lake State Park
93. McCormick Wilderness
94. Alberta
95. L'Anse
96. Shrine of the Snowshoe Priest
97. Zeba
98. Pequaming
99. Ojibwe Indian Cemetery
100. Keweenaw Bay Indian Community
101. Baraga State Park
102. Baraga
103. Assinins
104. North along Keweenaw Bay to Houghton
105. Isle Royale National Park
106. Houghton and Hancock
107. Quincy Mine Complex
108. Calumet
109. Laurium
110. Lake Linden
111. Central
112. Delaware
113. Fort Wilkins Historic State Park
114. Copper Harbor Lighthouse and Lighthouse Overlook
115. Estivant Pines Nature Sanctuary
116. Copper Harbor
117. Scenic Drives West from Copper Harbor
118. Eagle Harbor
119. Sand Dunes and Great Sand Bay Turnout
120. Eagle River
121. Sand Hills Light Station
122. F. J. McLain State Park
123. South Range, Lower Keweenaw Peninsula
124. Painesdale
125. Twin Lakes State Park
126. Rockland
127. Victoria
128. Victoria Dam
129. Ontonagon
130. White Pine
131. Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park
132. Black River Scenic Waterfalls
133. Gogebic-Penokee Iron Range
134. Gogebic County Courthouse
135. Ironwood
136. Hurley
137. Montreal
138. Superior Falls of the Montreal River
139. Bad River Reservation
140. Ashland
141. Radisson-Groseilliers Landing Site
142. Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center
143. Barksdale
144. Washburn
145. Chequamegon National Forest
146. Bayfield State Fish Hatchery
147. Bayfield
148. Apostle Islands National Lakeshore
149. Madeline Island
150. Red Cliff Reservation
151. Hokenson Fishery
152. Lake Superior Shore from Mawikwe Bay to Superior
153. Mawikwe Bay Caves
154. Cornucopia
155. Herbster
156. Port Wing
157. Brule River State Forest
158. Davidson Windmill
159. Amnicon Falls State Park

Selected Bibliography


Jesuit map of Lake Superior
Main waterways of the Canadian fur trade
Lake Superior and its radiating fur trade routes
Explorations of Radisson and Groseilliers and Dulhut
Lake Superior's iron ranges
Grand Portage Reservation and National Monument
Thunder Bay
Canals at Sault Ste. Marie
Keweenaw Waterway/Portage Canal
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Area
Large foldout map of Lake Superior

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