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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
    • Marquette - F. B. Spear & Sons

    • Black and white photograph taken August 10, 1912 showing the F. B. Spear & Sons complex, including the Spear Merchant Dock in the background, in Marquette, Michigan. The company began in 1869 and dealt in providing wholesale and retail grain, coal...
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); F. B. Spear & Sons; manufacturing; stores; docks; buildings;
    • 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
    • Marquette - View of Marquette, 1858

    • Black and white photograph from 1858 of Marquette, Michigan, with Lake Superior in the background.
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); cityscapes; Lake Superior; ships; boats; dwellings
    • 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
    • Marquette - "Souvenir of Marquette, Michigan"

    • Color souvenir postcard from 1938 with an image of the Father Jacques Marquette Statue in Marquette, Michigan. This postcard is the back cover of the Marquette Postcard Souvenir Booklet.
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Father Jacques Marquette Statue (Marquette, Mich.); postcards
    • Marquette - Aerial view

    • Color postcard from approximately 1943 showing an aerial view of Marquette, Michigan. Included in this view are the ore docks jutting out into the harbor on the right.
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Lake Superior; aerial views; ore docks; harbors; docks; lakes; postcards
    • Marquette - "High School, Marquette, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1935-1940 of Graveraet High School in Marquette, Michigan. Built in 1925 to replace Howard High School, which had limited capacity, it was named after the mother of the primary benefactor of the building.
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Graveraet High School (Marquette, Mich.); schools; buildings; postcards
    • Marquette - Steamer on Lake Superior

    • Black and white photograph showing a steamer on Lake Superior, with people on the boat and on the shore, and docks in the background in Marquette, Michigan.
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Lake Superior; steamboats; boats; people; men; women; recreation; docks; lakes
    • Marquette - Lumber yarn on Lake Superior

    • Black and white stereograph of children posing or playing on lumber laid out on the shore of Lake Superior in Marquette, Michigan.
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Lake Superior; ships; lumber; logging industry; lakes; people; children; stereographs
    • Marquette - Lakeshore view

    • Black and white stereograph showing a view of Lake Superior near Marquette, Michigan.
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Lake Superior; nature scenes; lakes; stereographs;
    • Marquette - Approach to Carp River Bridge

    • Black and white stereograph from circa 1880-1890 of the road leading to a bridge crossing the Carp River south of Marquette, Michigan.
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Carp River (Marquette County); bridges; people; nature scenes; stereographs;
    • Marquette - Post Office and City Hall

    • Color postcard from 1906 of the old post office and the Marquette City Hall on Washington Street in Marquette, Michigan. The city hall (in the background) was built in 1894. The post office was replaced by the Federal Building in 1936.
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); United States Post Office (Marquette, Mich.); Marquette City Hall (Marquette, Mich.); post offices; city halls; buildings; postcards
    • Marquette - "Front Street, Marquette, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1907-1915 of the Savings Bank Building, built 1892, at 101 Front Street in Marquette, Michigan.
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Front Street (Marquette, Mich.); Savings Bank Building (Marquette, Mich.); streetcars; buildings; banks; street scenes; postcards
    • Marquette - "New Concrete L. S. & I. Ore Dock, Marquette, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1912-1920 of the Lake Superior & Ishpeming Railroad ore dock in Marquette, Michigan. Built in 1912, the ore dock was a great improvement on previous ore docks. The ore docks were used to load ships with iron ore directly...
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); ore docks; docks; ships; Lake Superior; mining industry; shipping industry; Lake Superior & Ishpeming Railroad; postcards

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