Green Bay Yachting Club - Events and Photos from GBYC History



Green Bay Yachting Club; Meeting Minutes 1934-1938, 1960-1992.


Green Bay Yachting Club Members - special thanks to: Dave Nelson and Roger Gilsoul.

Incorporations, Register of Deeds for Brown County, Wisconsin, 1872-1980.    (CLICK TO LIST)


Incorporation Papers: Domestic Corporations 1848-1945, G2439-G2567, Secretary of State, Corporate Division; State Historical Society, Archives Division, Series 356, Box No. 319.


Town of Preble, Tax Rolls, 1903-1920.

Town of Preble, Plat Map, 1889.

Burridge, George Nau; La Mystique du Renard: The Fox River and the Passage to the West; Green Bay: Brown County Historical Society, 1997.

Lake Michigan Yachting Association Year Book, Lake Michigan Yachting Association, Box 257, Calumet City, Illinois 60409, 1973,1977.

"Yacht Club Acquires Home on Bay Shore," Green Bay Gazette, 24 November 1909,4.

"Severe Storm Wrecked 'Bay' Club Regatta," Green Bay Press-Gazette, 18 July 1934, Retail Section, p47.

Rudolph, Jack; "Summer Storm Wrecked Regatta," Green Bay Press-Gazette, 25 July 1964.



Additional References:


"Big Amusement Park Built on Bay Shore," Green Bay Gazette, 24 November 1909,9.

"'Cap' Cusick Was Man Who Brought Bay Beach to Life Out of Swamp," Green Bay Press-Gazette, 18 July 1934, Main Section, p24.

Rudolph, Jack; "Old Bay Beach was as Popular in the Early 1900s as it is Now," Green Bay Press-Gazette, 26 July 1970, 4[p].


Rudolph, Jack; "When Bay Beach Car Line Opened," Green Bay Press-Gazette, 27 June 1959.

Van Ess, Jeanne; "Bay Beach: 'Something Doing All the Time'," Voyageur, Volume 16 Number 1 (Summer/Fall 2000) 10-18.


Wright's Green Bay City Directory, 1872-1981.


Green Bay Yachting Club, Inc.

1970 Events timeline

1980 Events timeline

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