Skip to main content

Seeking Michigan

You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: Ships
(134 results)



Display: 20

    • Detroit - Aerial view of downtown, approx. 1953

    • Black and white aerial photograph from approximately 1953 of downtown Detroit, Michigan and the Detroit River, taken from the east. Some of the iconic Detroit skyline skyscrapers visible in this image include: Book Building, Book-Cadillac Hotel,...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Book Building (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); David Broderick Tower (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Building...
    • MS 22:  Civil War diary of Cyrus Bacon  1861-1863 Diary of Cyrus Bacon

    • 1861-1863 diary of Cyrus Bacon. In this diary, Bacon describes daily life in the Seventh Michigan Infantry. He gives vivid accounts of Yorktown, Fair Oaks, White Oak Swamp, Antietam, and Gettysburg.
    • American Civil War; Bacon, Cyrus; Cyrus Bacon; Seventh Michigan Infantry; 7th Michigan Infantry; Assistant Surgeon; Commissioned Officer; Yorktown (Va.); Battle of Yorktown; Seven Days Campaign; Seven Days' Battles, Va., 1862; Battle of Fair Oaks;...
    • Ernst Floeter Transcript

    • Interview with Ernst Floeter, a former German soldier who served as an American prisoner of war during World War II.
    • Oral History; World War II; prisoners; German
    • Detroit - Detroit skyline approx. 1930

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1930 of the Detroit, Michigan skyline from Windsor, Ontario across the Detroit River.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Windsor (Ont.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); J. L....
    • Detroit - Ferry docks on Detroit River

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1955 of the ferry docks on the Detroit River at Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the Ford Auditorium (built 1955, demolished 2011), behind the parking lots for the ferries. These ferries took...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Ford Auditorium (Detroit, Mich.); parking lots; auditoriums; rivers; ferries; passenger ships; cargo ships; ships; docks
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Crowds watching ships move through Davis Lock

    • Color postcard from 1930 of crowds of people lining the Davis Lock, watching ships move through it, in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The postcard is part of a Sault Sainte Marie souvenir postcard booklet. The Soo Locks, located on St. Marys River...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; Davis Lock (Soo Locks); ships; cargo ships; boats; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation; crowds; people
    • Detroit - Ships unloading at Detroit Docks

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1870-1880 of workers unloading cargo from ships at the Detroit, Michigan docks.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); docks; ships; passenger ships; boats; carriages and coaches; dockworkers; people; men
    • 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
    • Mackinac Island - Ferry

    • Black and white image of one of the ferries sevicing the Mackinac Straits in Michigan.
    • Mackinac Island (Mich.); Mackinac County (Mich.); ships; automobiles; passenger ships; ferries;
    • Detroit - Aerial view of Ambassador Bridge

    • Black and white aerial photograph from approximately 1930 showing the Ambassador Bridge international crossing over the Detroit River and the Detroit, Michigan skyline in the background.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Ambassador Bridge (Mich. and Ont.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); ships; cargo ships; cityscapes; bridges; rivers; railroad yards; skyscrapers;
    • 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

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK