Two Girls Horse and Sleigh Women on Lighthouse Point Logging Canoe at Point July 4 Parade '17 Coast Guard Boat Native Americans
MUSEUM HOURS:
Fri. 1-4 pm, Sat. 10 am-2 pm
RESEARCH: weekday appt.


 
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Bringing Cook County History to Life Since 1924


Don't forget to purchase your 2017 History Calendars!

This calendar features beautiful photographs of historical events in Cook County.

It's a great gift for the holiday's and a bargain for only $12.00 by mail. Click "HERE" to purchase yours!

Available for purchase in our Museum gift shop for only $10.00. 

They are going quick so call to reserve yours today. We will happily ship directly to your gift recipient!


 

Give the gift of a one-year membership to the Cook County Historical Society or to the JHP - call or email us for a form! 

Phone: 218-387-2883
Email: historyinfo@boreal.org


Have a gift for us? Would you like to donate to our Chippewa City fundraiser?

Click here: DONATE or goto our Facebook by clicking HERE and click the "Donate" button!

We thank you and appreciate any donations that are given.

 
 


THIS JUST IN: 
 
Now for sale in our gift shop and online "Steamship America: A North Shore Legend" DVD.
This is a fantastic documentary about the America and it's history produced and written by Karen Sunderman.


Stop in at the Museum Friday's 1 - 4 pm or Saturday's 10 am - 2 pm to purchase your copy or order it online today!




 
 
 

NEW: HARBOR HISTORY TOUR VIDEO
CLICK HERE TO VIEW VIDEO
 

More tours available next summer!

      VISIT OUR LATEST EXHIBIT:
 
Music From the Tip O' The Arrowhead
Johnny Nelson, Joe Wischop, Emil Eliasen, Ben Seglem, and Floyd Moses
 
From the Town Hall polkas, through the bars and clubs, jazz, rock & country bands,
church choral groupsand so many others, we have gained a rich history of music over the years.


Johnny Nelson, Joe Wischop, Emil Eliasen, Ben Seglem, and Floyd Moses, c1920s‚Äč







 

Like what you see?

Become a member TODAY!
 
Click the link to join: http://cookcountyhistory.org/membership.php
 

Support the Historic Preservation of 3 important landmarks of Cook County History! 


                   The St. Francis Xavier (Chippewa City) Church
                              - The Lighthouse Keeper's Residence (History Museum)
                                          - The Bally Blacksmith Shop


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