Exhibits: North Point Lighthouse
Captain Roger F. Erdmann • USCG: The Unsung Hero of North Point Lighthouse
An exhibit that chronicles the life and career of Captain Roger F. Erdmann, who lived at the North Point Lighthouse from 1957-1961.
Milwaukee’s Melting Pot
Between 1836 and 1850, Wisconsin’s population increased from a mere 11,000 in 1836 to over 305,000 by 1850. Most arrived by ship and the North Point Lighthouse was the first thing they saw when they arrived in Milwaukee.