Questions regarding the history of the island and historical places on the island.
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Or I guess more precisely the date it was conceived. On March 3, 1931 President Herbert Hoover signed into law the Congressional approval to establish Isle Royale as a national park. It wasn't until a little more than 9 years later that it was truly "born" or established after the land had finally been acquired.
8 trips, 1975 x 2, 1976 x 2, 1978, 1985, 2000, 2013