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    • 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...
    • 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;
    • 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
    • Charlevoix - Chicago Club on Pine River

    • Black and white copy print of the Chicago Club building on the Pine River in Charlevoix, Michigan. Founded in 1881 by University of Chicago professors as the Chicago Club Summer Home Association, they soon built their club house on a prized piece...
    • Charlevoix (Mich.); Charlevoix County (Mich.); Pine River (Mich.); Chicago Club (Charlevoix, Mich.); resorts; buildings; rivers; recreation; tourism; boats; dwellings; sports & recreation facilities
    • Sault Sainte Marie - "The International Bridge"

    • Color postcard from circa 1925-1935 of the International Railroad Bridge (built 1887) spanning the St. Marys River between Michigan and Ontario, in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The postcard is part of a Sault Sainte Marie souvenir postcard booklet.
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); International Railroad Bridge (Mich. and Ont.); St. Marys River; bridges; lighthouses; boats; recreation; railroad bridges; railroads; rivers; postcards
    • 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...
    • Detroit - "Detroit, Mich., Windsor Ferry"

    • Color postcard from circa 1907-1909 showing a street scene in Detroit, Michigan, leading down to the ferry to Windsor, Ontario.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); ferries; boats; street scenes; people; bowling alleys; carriages and coaches; rivers; postcards
    • Detroit - "Cadillac's Village, 1701"

    • Black and white reproduction of a print showing Fort Pontchartrain (which would eventually become Detroit) when the settlement was founded in 1701 by Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac. This image was reproduced in a 1947 calendar published for the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Fort Pontchartrain (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); settlements; forts; boats; rivers;
    • 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;...
    • Grand Ledge - "The Palisades"

    • Black and white photograph of two women boating on the Grand River, surrounded by picturesque ledges near Grand Ledge, Michigan. The ledges they are boating by are "The Palisades", a section of shear cliffs.
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; boats; recreation; nature scenes; rivers; people; women
    • 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
    • Sault Sainte Marie - "Sault Rapids and International Bridge"

    • Color postcard from 1928 showing the St. Marys River rapids and the International Railroad Bridge, built in 1887, in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The postcard is part of a Sault Sainte Marie souvenir postcard booklet.
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); St. Marys River; International Railroad Bridge (Mich. and Ont.); bridges; rivers; railroad bridges; railroads; boats; tourism; postcards
    • Cheboygan - Factory on Cheboygan River

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1935-1945 of a factory on the Cheboygan River in Cheboygan, Michigan.
    • Cheboygan (Mich.); Cheboygan County (Mich.); Cheboygan River (Mich.); buildings; boats; rivers; docks; factories
    • Grand Ledge - "Stone Dam, Grand Ledge, Mich."

    • Color postcard from approximately 1913 showing people fishing and canoeing by the Stone Dam on Grand River at Grand Ledge, Michigan. The Stone Dam was constructed in 1887 by J.S. Mudge, the then new owner of the Seven Islands Resort. This dam...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Stone Dam (Grand Ledge, Mich.); Grand River; rivers; dams; boats; recreation; fishing; people; postcards
    • Grand Ledge - "The Little White Church"

    • Black and white photograph of a scene on the Grand River, surrounded by the picturesque ledges, with Grand Ledge, Michigan in the background.
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; rivers; boats; recreation; nature scenes; church buildings; people
    • 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
    • Detroit - "Residence of M. Jacques Campau, erected at Detroit 1757"

    • Black and white print of an artist's rendering of Major Jacques Campau's residence in Detroit, approximately 1757. Major Campau was an officer and secretary to Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac, founder of Detroit, and served as First Lieutenant in the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); settlements; boats; ; dwellings
    • 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...

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