Lake Superior

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the largest freshwater lake in the world


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Looking was all we did; Longfellow hadn't mentioned that Gitche Gumee was 40 degrees all summer.
Some of the poem's lines are among the best known of American poetry: "By the shores of Gitche Gumee,/ By the shining Big-Sea-Water,/ Stood the wigwam of Nokomis,/ Daughter of the Moon, Nokomis.
Then on to Milwaukee which was in Wisconsin, the state south of Lake Superior - the Gitche Gumee in Longfellow's poem.