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    • Sault Sainte Marie - Steamer Fitzgerald in lock after battle with ice storm

    • Color postcard from 1928 showing the freighter "Fitzgerald" locking down after a 72 hour December storm on Lake Superior, in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The postcard is part of a Sault Sainte Marie souvenir postcard booklet. The Soo Locks,...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; ships; cargo ships; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation; snow; winter scenes
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Whaleback leaving Canadian Soo Lock

    • Color postcard from 1928 of a whaleback cargo ship leaving the Canadian Soo Lock in Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario. The postcard is part of a Sault Sainte Marie souvenir postcard booklet. The Soo Locks, located on St. Marys River between the United...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Ont.); Soo Locks; locks; ships; cargo ships; St. Marys River; canals; postcards
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Moonlight scene on the canal

    • Color postcard from 1928 of a night scene on the St. Marys River in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The postcard is part of a Sault Sainte Marie souvenir postcard booklet.
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); night scenes; canals; lighthouses; St. Marys River; ships; cargo ships; postcards
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Sault Ste. Marie souvenir postcard booklet cover

    • Color postcard booklet cover from a 1928 Sault Sainte Marie souvenir postcard booklet, featuring an image of the Soo Locks. The locks, located on St. Marys River between the United States and Canada, provide ships safe passage around the rapids in...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation; ships; cargo ships; boats
    • Map of the Canal at The Sau[l]t Ste. Mary

    • Printed. Map shows a proposed canal by-passing the St. Mary's Falls near Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan in 1852. A Profile of the proposed canal is also included on the map. Scale on original is 1 inch equals 500 feet.
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); canals
    • Sault Sainte Marie - "Passenger steamer leaving Poe Lock, Sault Ste Marie, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1935-1945 of a passenger ship leaving the Poe Lock, part of the Soo Locks in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The Soo Locks, located on St. Marys River between the United States and Canada, provide ships safe passage around...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; Poe Lock (Soo Locks); ships; boats; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; passenger ships; transportation; steamboats
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Steamer entering locks from below

    • Color postcard from 1920 of a freighter entering the Soo Locks in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan.The postcard is part of the "Souvenir of the Tourist Playground of Cloverland, Soo, Mich." souvenir postcard booklet. The Soo Locks, located on St. Marys...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; ships; cargo ships; boats; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Traffic below the locks on a busy day

    • Color postcard from 1920 of freight ships below the Soo Locks in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The postcard is part of the "Souvenir of the Tourist Playground of Cloverland, Soo, Mich." souvenir postcard booklet. The Soo Locks, located on St. Marys...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; ships; boats; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; cargo ships; shipping industry; transportation
    • The Tourist's Pocket Map of Michigan

    • Cover Title: Mitchell's Map of Michigan. "Entered according to act of Congress in ... 1834 by S. Augustus Mitchell in ... the eastern district of Pennsylvania." Includes tables of: principal stage routes through Michigan; steam boat routes from...
    • Michigan; canals; stage coach routes; steamboat lines; tourist maps
    • Map of the Village of Sault De Ste. Marie

    • Hand drawn. Colored. Hand annotations. Shows the village of Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan in 1853. Map shows Indian Reservations, lot lines, the site of a proposed canal (Canal is going through an Indian Reservation) and religious mission...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); cities; Indian reservations; private claims; canals
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Ship moving through Soo Locks

    • Color postcard from 1920 of a ship moving through on of the Soo Locks, with more waiting in the background, in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan.The postcard is part of the "Souvenir of the Tourist Playground of Cloverland, Soo, Mich." souvenir postcard...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; ships; boats; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Boats lowering into Poe Lock

    • Color postcard from 1920 of boats being lowered in the Poe Lock, part of the Soo Locks in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The postcard is part of the "Souvenir of the Touris Playground of Cloverland, Soo, Mich." souvenir postcard booklet. The Soo...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; Poe Lock (Soo Locks); ships; boats; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Soo Locks from east approach

    • Color postcard from 1920 showing a view of the Soo Locks from the eastern approach in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan.The postcard is part of the "Souvenir of the Tourist Playground of Cloverland, Soo, Mich." souvenir postcard booklet. The Soo Locks,...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation;
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Michigan Northern Power Company building

    • Color postcard from 1920 of the Michigan Northern Power Company's Power Building, one of the longest buildings devoted to power purposes in the world, in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The building was initially built in 1902. The postcard is part...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Michigan Northern Power Company; canals; electric utilities; buildings; postcards
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Lake freighters awaiting their turn in the locks

    • Color postcard from 1920 showing several large lake freighters, most likely carrying ore and grain, awaiting their turns in the Soo Locks in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan.The postcard is part of the "Souvenir of the Tourist Playground of Cloverland,...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; ships; boats; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; cargo ships; shipping industry; transportation

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