This two-part article documents World War I’s influence in the Lake Superior Basin, in both Canada and the United States. It examines how the Great War affected Native Americans, recent immigrants, and the host society, with an emphasis on rumored and actual sabotage activities. It likewise explores vigilantism and regional responses. The War also engendered food production, scrap metal drives, and other habits of resource. These and other activities, designed to further the war effort in the Lake Superior region, are also studied. This final part of the two-part article focuses on recruitment, transportation, mining, and industry among other topics.
Magnaghi, Russell M.
"The Great War and Lake Superior PART 2,"
Upper Country: A Journal of the Lake Superior Region: Vol. 6, Article 3.
Available at: https://commons.nmu.edu/upper_country/vol6/iss1/3