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    • 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
    • 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;
    • Grand Ledge - Steamer Lanota docked at Second Island

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1907 showing the steamer Lanota docked at Second Island, part of Seven Islands Resort in Grand Ledge, Michigan. Steamers were always a part of the Seven Islands Resort, bringing vacationers to and from...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Seven Islands Resort (Grand Ledge, Mich.); steamboats; ferries; boats; rivers; docks; resorts; islands; postcards
    • Detroit - Woodward Avenue and ferry landing

    • Black and white copy print of a photograph from approximately 1890 showing the base of Woodward Avenue at the Detroit River in Detroit, Michigan. The base of Woodward Avenue is where the ferry landing for Detroit was located, bringing people across...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); ferries; boats; passenger ships; carriages and coaches; docks; horsecars; streetcars; street scenes; hardware stores; stores
    • Grand Ledge - Steamer Lanota on Grand River

    • Black and white photograph of the steamer Lanota ferrying people on the Grand River in Grand Ledge, Michigan. Steamers were always a part of the Seven Islands Resort, bringing vacationers to and from the islands. The Lanota was launched by the...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Seven Islands Resort (Grand Ledge, Mich.); steamboats; ferries; boats; rivers; resorts; islands; postcards
    • Grand Ledge - "Third Island and Casino, Grand Ledge, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1912 showing the steamer Lanota on the Grand River in front of Third Island, part of the Seven Islands Resort in Grand Ledge, Michigan. On the island can be seen the casino - not a modern-day gambling...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Seven Islands Resort (Grand Ledge, Mich.); steamboats; ferries; boats; rivers; islands; resorts; recreation; casinos; sports & recreation facilities; postcards
    • 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
    • Detroit - "The Waterfront, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1905-1907 showing the view of Detroit, Michigan from Windsor, Ontario across the Detroit River. The ferries shuttling people between Detroit and Windsor are in the foreground. On the very far right can be seen the Wayne...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Wayne County Building (Detroit, Mich.); ferries; rivers; cityscapes; boats; steamboats;
    • Detroit - "River Front, Detroit, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1900-1906 of the Detroit, Michigan skyline and riverfront. On the right is the clock tower of the Wayne County Courthouse (now Wayne County Building).
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); boats; rivers; cityscapes; steamboats; ferries;
    • Detroit - Man viewing Detroit River and Skyline

    • Black and white photograph from 1938 of a man standing on a ferry, viewing the Detroit River and Detroit, Michigan skyline. Buildings visible include the Greater Penobscot Building, the Guardian Building, the Buhl Building, the Book-Cadillac Hotel,...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit,...
    • Grand Ledge - Steamer Lanota on Grand River

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1886-1895 showing the Steamer Lanota on the Grand River at Seven Islands Resort in Grand Ledge, Michigan. The resort, which changed hands three times prior to this period, was built up in the late 1880s and...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; rivers; steamboats; ferries; Seven Islands Resort (Grand Ledge, Mich.); boats; recreation; resorts;
    • Mackinaw City - "Michigan State Auto Ferry 'City of Cheboygan'"

    • Color postcard of the car ferry "City of Cheboygan" on the Straits of Mackinac, between St. Ignace and Mackinaw City, Michigan. The ferry connected the Upper and Lower Peninsulas of Michigan prior to the opening of the Mackinac Bridge in 1957.
    • Mackinaw City (Mich.); Saint Ignace (Mich.); Mackinac County (Mich.); Cheboygan County (Mich.); Lake Michigan; Lake Huron; Straits of Mackinac; ships; ferries; lakes; postcards
    • Detroit - Aerial view of Detroit, circa 1925-1927

    • Black and white aerial photograph from circa 1925-1927 of downtown Detroit, Michigan. Included in this image is the newly completed Buhl Building (1925 - Wirt C. Rowland for Smith, Hinchman & Grylls), and noticably missing are the Penobscot tower...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); First National Building (Detroit, Mich.); Old Federal Building and U.S. Post Office (Detroit, Mich.);...
    • Detroit - Aerial view of Detroit, approx. 1930

    • Black and white aerial photograph from approximately 1930 of downtown Detroit, Michigan, including the Detroit River and Boat Yard (rail yarn bottom left of image)
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); aerial views; skyscrapers; railroad yards; ferries; ships;
    • Detroit - Steamboat Gem

    • Black and white reproduction of an image of the Gem ferry on the Detroit River in Detroit, Michigan. This image was reproduced in a 1948 calendar published for the Detroit Trust Company. The description in the calendar reads: "Gem . . . Built in...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); steamboats; boats; passenger ships; ferries; rivers; docks;
    • Detroit - Detroit skyline from the southwest, post-1931

    • Black and white photograph from sometime post-1931 of the Detroit, Michigan skyline, taken from the southwest on the Detroit River.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson,...
    • Detroit - Aerial view of downtown, 1929

    • Black and white aerial photograph from 1929 of downtown Detroit, Michigan. The view is southwest from about Randolph and Monroe Streets to the Detroit River.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); First National Building (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Square Building (Detroit, Mich.); Wayne County Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Old Federal...
    • Mackinaw City - "State Auto Ferry Dock, Mackinaw City"

    • Color postcard of the ferry dock at Mackinaw City, Michigan. The ferry connected the Lower and Upper Peninsulas of Michigan prior to the opening of the Mackinac Bridge in 1957.
    • Mackinaw City (Mich.); Cheboygan County (Mich.); ferries; docks; Lake Huron; Straits of Mackinac; postcards
    • Detroit - Ford Auditorium and parking lots

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1955 of the Ford Auditorium on Detroit's riverfront. The auditorium opened in 1955, and was demolished in 2011. The parking lots are for the ferry terminal; a ferry can be seen on the right at the dock.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Ford Auditorium (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); auditoriums; parking lots; rivers; automobiles; construction sites; ferries; passenger ships
    • Detroit - Eastern portion of financial district skyline

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1950-1960 of the Detroit, Michigan skyline and Detroit River, viewing the eastern portion of the financial district. Buildings in this image include: Greater Penobscot Building (1928 - Wirt C. Rowland for...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); J. L Hudson Company (Detroit, Mich.); J. L. Hudson Building (Detroit, Mich.); UAW-Ford National...

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