Facing North: Portraits of Ely, Minnesota by Ann Goldman, Andrew Goldman
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0816651477 | 208 pages | PDF | 76 MB
Ann and Andrew Goldman offer a revealing portrayal of the people who call Ely home. Featuring more than one hundred portraits as well as vivid essays, Facing North tells the story of life in this Northwoods community: its breathtaking beauty, diverse character, and complex history. From resort owners to canoe makers, Facing North is an evocative tribute to the enduring nature of Ely and its people.
Thank you, Andrew and Ann Goldman, for the persistence that it took to achieve the portraits in Facing North. It is a historic document for Ely, Minnesota, that has worldwide interest as a snapshot of a unique northern community. You so accurately captured my friends and neighbors, and I will always cherish this book. - Will Steger