The Bayfield County Historical Society (BCHS) is an affiliate of the Wisconsin Historical Society. There are 10 Chapters that make up the umbrella organization of the BCHS. The Chapters are Barnes Area Historical Assn., Cable/Namakagon Historical Soc., Cornucopia Historic Green Shed Museum, Drummond Historical Soc., Eileen Area Historical Soc., Mason Area Historical Soc., Oulu Historical Soc., Port Wing Historical Soc., Washburn Area Historical Soc., and Western Bayfield County Historical Soc. Chapter memberships include membership in the Bayfield County Historical Society and receipt of the organization’s newsletter, “Historical Happenings.”
A book of the first 10 years of our "Historical Happenings" newsletters is now available. This book is a compilation of published newsletters from 1980 through 1989. It includes many stories, maps, and photos that capture the local history of Bayfield County, Wisconsin.
To order a book, please print and use the order form.
There will be a brief program, exhibits, tours, and refreshments. Special recognition this year is for Vietnam Veterans.
The Center is located at 71055 Muskeg Road in Oulu.
The public is welcome.