Environmental Stewardship Commission

Episcopal Diocese of Minnesota

 
 
On September 12 and 13, 2008, MEESC held a retreat, "Remembering Sigurd Olson". The thumbnail photos below are from activities at that retreat. Additional details will be available in late September.
1- Chuck Wick leads discussion about Sig Olson
2- Chuck Wick leads discussion about Sig Olson
3- Chuck Wick and group enroute to Sig's Writing Shack
4- The house Sig Olson lived in
5- The house Sig Olson lived in
6- A rock wall Sig built on his property
7- Looking at trees with Writing Shack in the background
8- Tall trees that were small when Sig moved here.
9- In the Writing Shack
10- In the Writing Shack
11- Sig's typewriter as he left it
12- In the Writing Shack
13- In the Writing Shack
14- Chuck Wick demonstrates a pick head from Sig's collected artifacts
15- Chuck Wick demonstrates a pick head from Sig's collected artifacts
16- Sig's hats in the Writing Shack
17- Sig's snowshoes in the Writing Shack
18- In the Writing Shack
19- In Sig's living room
20- In Sig's living room
21- In Sig's living room
22- In Sig's living room
23- In Sig's living room
24- In Sig's living room
25- During Saturday's discussion of the writings of Sigurd Olson
26- During Saturday's discussion of the writings of Sigurd Olson
27- During Saturday's discussion of the writings of Sigurd Olson
28- During Saturday's discussion of the writings of Sigurd Olson
29- Arriving at Listening Point
30- Listening Point Plaque before unveiling
31- At Sig's Sauna
32- At Sig's Sauna
33- At Sig's Sauna
34- View to Listening Point from the dock near the sauna
35- Stones at the dock
36- View back towards the sauna
37- Bones from wolf kill
38- Bones from wolf kill
39- Bones from wolf kill
40- Arriving at Listening Point cabin
41- Listening Point cabin
42- White Pine Trinity
43- Memorial plaque placed after Sig's death
44- Stone formations at the point
45- Stone formations at the point
46- View from Listening Point back to the dock
47- Inside Listening Point cabin
48- Inside Listening Point cabin
49- Inside Listening Point cabin
50- Inside Listening Point cabin
51- Inside Listening Point cabin
52- Inside Listening Point cabin
53- Inside Listening Point cabin
54- Rear side of Listening Point cabin
55- Bob Olson (right), Sig's son
56- At the dedication ceremony for Listening Point
57- At the dedication ceremony for Listening Point
58- At the dedication ceremony for Listening Point
59- Unveiling of the plaque at the dedication ceremony for Listening Point
60- At the dedication ceremony for Listening Point
61- At the dedication ceremony for Listening Point
62- At the dedication ceremony for Listening Point
63- Official plaque after unveiling at the dedication ceremony for Listening Point
64- At the dedication ceremony for Listening Point
65- At the dedication ceremony for Listening Point
66- Inside the Yurt at the continuation of the festivities
67- Inside the Yurt at the continuation of the festivities
     
More photos will be posted in the coming days.
as of 2008-10-02
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