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Chamber After 5: Historic Mysteries of Manitowish, Little Star and Spider Lakes

September 5, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Come and explore historic mysteries in Manitowish Waters. 2018 marks the third of several presentations detailing 19th and early 20th century mysteries on each lake connected to the Manitowish Chain. The 2018 presentation will reveal unsolved historic question on Manitowish, Little Star and Spider lakes. For instance, recently discover early 20th century images and maps illustrate the impacts of railroad networks around Little Star Lake on both logging and tourism.  Also, multiple sunken trees in Spider Lake suggests the dramatic environmental impact from the Rest Lake Dam from around 1900. Importantly, Chippewa Retreat the host of this event has a spectacular history as Chippewa Village.

 

Details

Date:
September 5, 2018
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Venue

White Oak of Chippewa Retreat
13029 Deer Park Road
MANITOWISH WTRS, Wisconsin 54545
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Phone:
7155438111
Website:
http://www.chippewaretreat.com/index.html

Organizer

Manitowish Waters Historical Society
Phone:
7155432700
Website:
https://www.mwhistory.org