“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Bayfield, Wisconsin

Clickable Map of Bayfield County, Wisconsin and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Bayfield County, WI (21) Ashland County, WI (19) Douglas County, WI (22) Sawyer County, WI (9) Washburn County, WI (3) Lake County, MN (60)  BayfieldCounty(21) Bayfield County (21)  AshlandCounty(19) Ashland County (19)  DouglasCounty(22) Douglas County (22)  SawyerCounty(9) Sawyer County (9)  WashburnCounty(3) Washburn County (3)  LakeCountyMinnesota(60) Lake County (60)
Washburn is the county seat for Bayfield County
Bayfield is in Bayfield County
      Bayfield County (21)  
      Ashland County (19)  
      Douglas County (22)  
      Sawyer County (9)  
      Washburn County (3)  
      Lake County, Minnesota (60)  
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1Wisconsin (Bayfield County), Bayfield — A Turning Point in Place and Time
You are standing at the “turning Point” for the Bayfield Waterfront Walk and across the water is a place of significance where “turning points” in history occurred. Madeline Island, or “Mooningwanekaaning Minis,” . . . Map (db m98243) HM
2Wisconsin (Bayfield County), Bayfield — Bayfield Historic WaterfrontEastern Waterfront / Ferry Dock — Wisconsin's Maritime Trails —
Bayfield’s history has been powerfully shaped by its location. Situated on the shores of a deep, natural harbor, the city is sheltered from Lake Superior’s notorious storms by the outlying Apostle Islands. Lighthouses, shipwrecks, and a historic . . . Map (db m57835) HM
3Wisconsin (Bayfield County), Bayfield — Cultural Fire Returns to Stockton Island
"This is the best combination of cultural heritage and land management that I can think of." Bob Krumenaker, Superintendent In October 2017, Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, in collaboration with the Red Cliff Band, Bad River Band . . . Map (db m201395) HM
4Wisconsin (Bayfield County), Bayfield — Memorial to Commercial Fishermen of BayfieldPast—Present—Future
Dedicated in 1981 to the hard working commercial fishermen whose indomitable spirits will not be forgotten. Commissioned by Edwin Erickson, Mayor of Bayfield, 1970-1976 & 1980-1988 Designed by Harold Kerr (1909-1981) Constructed by . . . Map (db m57811) HM
5Wisconsin (Bayfield County), Bayfield — Schooner PretoriaHistoric Shipwreck — Wisconsin’s Maritime Trails —
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places In the waters off Outer Island lies the wreck of the Pretoria, one of the largest wooden vessels ever to sail the Great lakes. On September 1, 1905, Captain Charles Smart and nine crew . . . Map (db m98244) HM
6Wisconsin (Bayfield County), Bayfield — The Booth Cooperage
At one time, a local fishery once encompassed this entire block. Early sailing vessels would bring their harvests here to be salt packed in barrels and shipped to market. Here in “The Cooperage,” one of the remaining buildings of that . . . Map (db m57810) HM
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Nov. 27, 2022