Guarding Door County
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Stacy Thomas, Virginia Thomas
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Jutting out of Wisconsin into the blue waters of Lake Michigan, the scenic peninsula of Door County is endowed with the longest coastline of any county in the nation. Since the mid-1800s, the region has boasted a strong maritime industry, dependent on the constant vigilance and efforts of U.S. Coast
Cana Island Lighthouse
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Barb Wardius, Ken Wardius
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08-07 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

The Cana Island Lighthouse is one of the most picturesque of any lighthouses still operating on the Great Lakes today. The beautiful peninsula of Door County has a long and bountiful tradition of maritime history, including its many lighthouses. Cana Island has illuminated the coastline on the Lake Michigan side
Wisconsin Lighthouses
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Ken Wardius, Barb Wardius
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-17 - Publisher: Wisconsin Historical Society

“Lighthouses are a reflection of the human spirit and a mirror to our past.”—from the Introduction No symbol is more synonymous with Wisconsin’s rich maritime traditions than the lighthouse. These historic beacons conjure myriad notions of a bygone era: romance, loneliness, and dependability; dedicated keepers manning the lights; eerie tales
Wooden Boats and Iron Men
Language: en
Pages: 423
Authors: Trygvie Jensen
Categories: Door County (Wis.)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-01 - Publisher: Trygvie Jensen

Books about Wooden Boats and Iron Men
Door County
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Trygvie Jensen
Categories: Regional planning
Type: BOOK - Published: 1964 - Publisher:

Books about Door County