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
Photograph of railroad yard with returning veterans of the First Michigan Infantry at the Detroit & Milwaukee station on Brush Street, August 2, 1861. Many people are watching from rooves. Photograph by J. J. Bardwell.
American Civil War; First Michigan Infantry;1st Michigan Infantry; Crowds; Homecomings; Railroad shops & yards; Railroad stations
Photograph of a crowd gathered in front of the old post office on Griswold St in Detroit, Michigan, for the administering of the Oath of Allegiance. Many horses and buggies are also shown. In the distance is the Baptist Church Tower, later torn...
American Civil War; Soldiers; Military parades & ceremonies; Pledges of allegiance; Crowds; Streets; Detroit (Mich.)
Photograph of the First Michigan Infantry soldiers lined up in a plaza to recieve "a stand of colors" by the Ladies of Detroit. Photographer is J. J. Bardwell. One copy of this photo lists the location as City Hall, while the other says Campus...
American Civil War; Soldiers; First Michigan Infantry;1st Michigan Infantry; Military parades & ceremonies; Crowds; Plazas; Buildings; Detroit (Mich.)
Photograph of a crowd gathered for the first return of the First Michigan Infantry after three months, on August 2, 1861. A portrait of George Washington is hanging over some flags as women look out from the balcony. Lewis Cass spoke at this event.
First Michigan Infantry; 1st Michigan Infantry; American Civil War; Detroit (Mich.); political pageantry; crowds
Black and white photograph from circa 1875-1885 of early streetcars (horsecars) on Washington and Franklin Avenues in Lansing, Michigan.
Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Washington Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Franklin Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Grand River Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); street scenes; horsecars; carriages and coaches; streetcars; crowds; people;