Marlene Wisuri, co-author
of Fire Storm: The Great Fires of 1918, and Dr. Francis Carroll, co-author of The Fires of Autumn, presented
a program, Fires of 1918, at the Hemantown High School Auditorium, Hermantown, MN, on Thursday, October 10, 2013. The program was sponsored by
the Hermantown Historical Society and was attended by a standing room only crowd of over 350 people.
The program commemorated the
95th anniversary of the fires.
On Saturday, October 17, 2015, Marlene
Wisuri presented a program, Little Known Facts About the 1918 Fires, at the Cloquet Public Library, Cloquet, MN.
DOVETAILED PRESS author Marlene Wisuri has co-authored, with Thomas Peacock, a book published by Afton Historical Society
Press, titled To Be Free: Understanding and Eliminating Racism. It is designed to introduce young people to the topic of racism and its
history in the United States and outline ways of combating it. To Be Free is now available at book stores or can be ordered from Dovetailed Press
or Afton Press.
TO BE FREE
IS A FINALIST IN THE BENJAMIN FRANKLIN BOOK AWARDS!
Three other Thomas Peacock/Marlene
Wisuri titles—Ojibwe: Waasa Inaabidaa, The Good Path, and The Four Hills of Life—are now being distributed by the Minnesota Historical Society Press and are available at bookstores
or from MHS Press.
The Four Hills of Life is now available in a paperback edition. Price is $19.95
Wisuri is available to teach family history workshops. Watch for updates and more information on the workshop page.
THE FISH HOUSE BOOK
Nordstrom, author of The Fish House Book,
Photos from The Fish House Book were featured in a spread for the playbill for Nice Fish at
the Harold Pinter Theatre in London.
Kathryn Nordstrom is relaunching her photography business Studio Soulshine specializing
in modern glamour, personal branding, and commercial work. Call 218/428-4268 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
or to schedule a session.
SCOTT HOUSE SOUVENIRS
Scott House Souvenirs authors James Sheetz and Marlene
Wisuri are available for presentations on Scott House and the Military Road.
Call 218/525-3924 for details on any scheduled events or to schedule an
event with any of our authors.
Afton Historical Society Press
Minnesota Historical Society Press
Duluth Art Institute
Historic Scott House