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The Resource Tales of the Old North Shore : paintings and companion stories, by Howard Sivertson

Tales of the Old North Shore : paintings and companion stories, by Howard Sivertson

Label
Tales of the Old North Shore : paintings and companion stories
Title
Tales of the Old North Shore
Title remainder
paintings and companion stories
Statement of responsibility
by Howard Sivertson
Title variation
Old North Shore
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
977.4/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F552
LC item number
.S58 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Tales of the Old North Shore : paintings and companion stories, by Howard Sivertson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): White pine logging along the Pigeon River - 1900 -- Pigeon River log drive - early 1900s -- Rafting tug -- Snoose moose -- Farming with a rifle -- Trapping -- Tourism begins on the North Shore -- Boat day -- Abandoning the Monarch - 1906 -- The mysterious mosquito fleet -- The Crescent trapped in ice -- Isle Royale cowboy -- Hospitality in the wilderness -- Art Sivertson's automatic washing machine -- Lake Ritchie rodeo -- "Gjem the moose meat! Hide the gun!" -- Aakvik to the rescue -- The uprising -- Isle Royale's last commercial fisherman -- The last woods runner -- Isle Royale Roy
  • Contents: Map of Lake Superior and Isle Royale -- Paintings and stories: Coureurs de Bois -- Campsite at day's end -- Portaging around Saganaga Falls - 1795 -- Boat day at Ransom Mine - 1847 -- An angel descends on Isle Royale -- Daring rescue during the famine of 1856 -- The schooner Charley en route to Prince Arthur's landing -- Columbia, the first ore boat -- A letter from Norway -- Waiting out a northeaster -- The schooner Pierpont at Wright Island - 1866 -- Isle Royale light on Menagerie Island -- Musher mail -- The herring choker -- Fisherman's homestead -- Henry Redmeyer building the Emilie -- The Algoma tragedy - November 7, 1885 -- Gunflint City - 1893 -- John Beargrease and the steel toboggan - 1898 -- The Dixon unloading lumberjacks at Chicago Bay
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 94 p.
Isbn
9780942235296
Lccn
96011970
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
ocm34476665
Label
Tales of the Old North Shore : paintings and companion stories, by Howard Sivertson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): White pine logging along the Pigeon River - 1900 -- Pigeon River log drive - early 1900s -- Rafting tug -- Snoose moose -- Farming with a rifle -- Trapping -- Tourism begins on the North Shore -- Boat day -- Abandoning the Monarch - 1906 -- The mysterious mosquito fleet -- The Crescent trapped in ice -- Isle Royale cowboy -- Hospitality in the wilderness -- Art Sivertson's automatic washing machine -- Lake Ritchie rodeo -- "Gjem the moose meat! Hide the gun!" -- Aakvik to the rescue -- The uprising -- Isle Royale's last commercial fisherman -- The last woods runner -- Isle Royale Roy
  • Contents: Map of Lake Superior and Isle Royale -- Paintings and stories: Coureurs de Bois -- Campsite at day's end -- Portaging around Saganaga Falls - 1795 -- Boat day at Ransom Mine - 1847 -- An angel descends on Isle Royale -- Daring rescue during the famine of 1856 -- The schooner Charley en route to Prince Arthur's landing -- Columbia, the first ore boat -- A letter from Norway -- Waiting out a northeaster -- The schooner Pierpont at Wright Island - 1866 -- Isle Royale light on Menagerie Island -- Musher mail -- The herring choker -- Fisherman's homestead -- Henry Redmeyer building the Emilie -- The Algoma tragedy - November 7, 1885 -- Gunflint City - 1893 -- John Beargrease and the steel toboggan - 1898 -- The Dixon unloading lumberjacks at Chicago Bay
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 94 p.
Isbn
9780942235296
Lccn
96011970
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
ocm34476665

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