National Geographic : 1996 Jan
Later that night when the ship's bell rang, Could it be the north wind they'd been feelin'? .. . The church bell chimed 'til it rang 29 times, For each man on the Edmund Fitzgerald. from Wreck of The dmund Fitzgerald OFFICIAL COMMEMORATIVE 20TH ANNIVERSARY LIMITED EDITION PRINTS byp' f Passage in Moonlight and Every Man Knew are museum quality, commemorative prints of the Edmund Fitzgerald which sank in Lake Superior in 1975 with its crew of 29. The tragic toll of the November winds and seas has been immortalized by verse, and now, 20 years later, on canvas. Passagein Moonlight Every Man Knew David Conklin, award winning artist, has painted the fated ore carrier in maritime environments both serene and hostile. The original works, commissioned by the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians for the Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society, will be on exhibit in the Shipwreck Museum at Whitefish Point just 17 miles from the Edmund Fitzgerald'swrecksite. The legend lives on with each purchase of these limited edition prints, signed and number by David Conklin, cosigned by Canadian singer/ songwriter, Gordon Lightfoot. A tax-deductible portion of your purchase will fund the Edmund FitzgeraldMemorial. To order, call: 800-224 -7522. Print Set: $400 in U.S . funds plus applicable sales tax and shipping. Mastercard and VISA. ''