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    • Marquette - Ore Docks on Superior

    • Black and white photograph of the Marquette, Michigan shoreline, with the Cleveland Iron Mining Company ore docks on the right. The ore docks were used to load ships with iron ore directly from railroad cars, making the process much more efficient....
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Lake Superior; docks; ore docks; Cleveland Iron Mining Company; mining industry; shipping industry; lakes; shorelines; railroads; railroad cars
    • Grindstone City - Abandoned grindstones

    • Abandoned Grindstones, Grindstone City (Mich.); n.d. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest of abrasive stones. After World War I, carborundum replaced grindstone, destroying the...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones; shorelines; Lake Huron; lakes;
    • Big Rapids - "Clear Lake Resort, Near Big Rapids"

    • Black and white photograph from souvenir folder of Big Rapids, published in approximately 1907, depicting a scene on Clear Lake, five miles east of Big Rapids, Michigan. Not to be confused with the larger Clear Lake in the southern portion of the...
    • Big Rapids (Mich.); Mecosta County (Mich.); Clear Lake (Mich.); lakes; recreation; boats;
    • Cassopolis - "Main Street, Cassopolis, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1905-1907 depicting South Broadway Street, looking south towards Stone Lake in Cassopolis, Michigan.
    • Cassopolis (Mich.); Cass County (Mich.); Broadway Street (Cassopolis, Mich.); Stone Lake (Mich.); lakes; street scenes; aerial views; cityscapes; postcards
    • Grindstone City - Grindstones along breakwater

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1965 showing grindstones lining the breakwater along the shore of Lake Huron in Grindstone City, Michigan. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones; women; people; beaches; Lake Huron; lakes; shorelines
    • Charlevoix - Steamer in Pine River entering Round Lake

    • Black and white copy print of an aerial photograph from circa 1915-1925 of a steamer entering Round Lake, surrounded by the town of Charlevoix, Michigan. Lake Charlevoix can be seen in the background. Since the 1880s, Charlevoix has been a popular...
    • Charlevoix (Mich.); Charlevoix County (Mich.); Round Lake (Charlevoix County); Pine River (Mich.); Lake Charlevoix (Mich.); aerial views; boats; bridges; recreation; transportation; steamboats; rivers; lakes; swing bridges; automobiles; passenger...
    • Lake Superior

    • This map is a rough depiction of Lake Superior showing the international boundary between Michigan and Ontario in 1853.
    • lakes; Lake Superior; maps; boundaries; boundary maps
    • Marquette - Loading iron ore at ore docks

    • Black and white photograph of ships being loaded with iron ore at the ore docks of Marquette, Michigan. The ore docks were used to load ships with iron ore directly from railroad cars, making the process much more efficient. The first ore dock in...
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Lake Superior; docks; ore docks; ships; boats; mining industry; shipping industry; lakes; railroads; railroad cars
    • Traverse City - The new Bay Shore Drive

    • Black and white photograph showing the newly completed Bay Shore Drive along the coast of Grand Traverse Bay in Traverse City, Michigan.
    • Traverse City (Mich.); Grand Traverse County (Mich.); Bay Shore Drive (Traverse City, Mich.); aerial views; shorelines; Grand Traverse Bay; lakes;
    • Grindstone City - Shoreline bluff

    • Black and white photograph from 1962 showing the view on the shore of Lake Huron at Grindstone City, Michigan, beside a high sandstone bluff looking northwest. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); Lake Huron; shorelines; lakes
    • Charlevoix - Harbor entrance

    • Black and white copy print of the entrance to Charlevoix harbor (Round Lake). Due to the photographic process of the original, several of the buildings were drawn in by hand. Lake Michigan is in the foreground, Round Lake in the middle and Lake...
    • Charlevoix (Mich.); Charlevoix County (Mich.); Lake Michigan; Pine River (Mich.); Round Lake (Charlevoix County); Lake Charlevoix (Mich.); water towers; harbors; lakes; rivers; aerial views; cityscapes
    • Hancock - "Houghton Bridge, Hancock, Mich."

    • Black and white view across the Houghton-Hancock Bridge from Hancock, Michigan, looking towards Houghton. This swing bridge was eventually replaced by the current lift bridge in 1959.
    • Hancock (Mich.); Houghton (Mich.); Houghton County (Mich.); Portage Lake;; lakes; cityscapes; Houghton-Hancock Bridge; swing bridges; bridges
    • St. Joseph - "Harbor View, St. Joseph, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1915-1916 showing a view of the St. Joseph, Michigan Harbor, with the St. Joseph River leading into Lake Michigan.
    • St. Joseph (Mich.); Berrien County (Mich.); Lake Michigan; St. Joseph River; rivers; harbors; lakes; ships; postcards
    • State of Michigan

    • This map shows the railroads of Michigan as well as the state boundaries in the Great Lakes in 1904.
    • railroads; maps; railroad maps; Native Americans; reservations; boundaries; boundary maps; Great Lakes
    • Charlevoix - Steamer on Round Lake

    • Black and white copy print of an aerial photograph from circa 1915-1925 of a steamer entering Round Lake, surrounded by the town of Charlevoix, Michigan. Lake Charlevoix can be seen in the background. Since the 1880s, Charlevoix has been a popular...
    • Charlevoix (Mich.); Charlevoix County (Mich.); Round Lake (Charlevoix County); Pine River (Mich.); Lake Charlevoix (Mich.); aerial views; boats; bridges; recreation; transportation; steamboats; rivers; lakes; swing bridges; automobiles; passenger...
    • Marquette - Loading iron ore at ore docks

    • Black and white photograph of ships being loaded with iron ore at the ore docks of Marquette, Michigan. The ore docks were used to load ships with iron ore directly from railroad cars, making the process much more efficient. The first ore dock in...
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Lake Superior; docks; ore docks; ships; boats; mining industry; shipping industry; lakes; railroads; railroad cars

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