Goodwill Summer Resort
“Lake Vermilion, with its many charming little islets — 365 in all, it has been asserted, most of them well timbered, makes an ideal summer ‘retreat’ for the city man… [Read More]
Birch Point Inn
Crowds of guests enjoying the lake front while an excursion boat makes a stop at Birch Point Inn. The Rustic Main Log Lodge at Birch Point Inn. All photos c…. [Read More]
Enjoying the lake
Bois Forte family, c. 1905, photographed canoeing on Lake Vermilion.
Bois Forte children at Birch Point camp
Bois Forte children at Birch Point camp. Photo dated 1922.
Indian couple canoeing on Pike Bay
This 1930s linen photograph postcard depicts a Bois Forte Band of Chippewa (Ojibwe) couple canoeing on Pike Bay, Lake Vermilion. The hand-crafted birch bark canoe, or wiigwaasi•jiiman in the Ojibwe… [Read More]