Moorfield Storey, Great Cranberry Island's first rusticator.
Moorfield Storey, a prominent Boston lawyer, was nationally known. He was president of the American Bar Association, an active member of the Anti-Imperialist League, and the first president of the NAACP. He was also active in gaining independence for the Philippine Islands. He arrived in Northeast Harbor after the Civil War, building a house there. In 1887 he built the house on Great Cranberry Island.