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    • Cheboygan - Ships docked on the Cheboygan River

    • Black and white photograph taken June 7, 1940 of ships docked along the Cheboygan River in Cheboygan, Michigan.
    • Cheboygan (Mich.); Cheboygan County (Mich.); Cheboygan River (Mich.); buildings; boats; rivers; docks; ships; shipping industry
    • 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 - Marquette - Loading iron ore at Cleveland Dock

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1863 of the Marquette, Michigan shoreline and harbor, 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,...
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Lake Superior; docks; ore docks; mining industry; shipping industry; lakes; shorelines; railroads; railroad cars; Cleveland Iron Mining Company
    • Marquette - Duluth, South Shore and Atlantic Railroad Ore Dock

    • Color postcard from 1938 of the Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic Railroad Co. ore dock in Marquette, Michigan. This postcard is part of the Marquette Postcard Souvenir Booklet. The ore docks were used to load ships with iron ore directly from...
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Lake Superior; docks; ore docks; ships; boats; Duluth, South Shore and Atlantic Railroad Company; mining industry; shipping industry; lakes; railroads; postcards
    • 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 - 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 - Aerial view of Marquette, 1881

    • Black and white drawing from 1881 mapping out an aerial view of Marquette, Michigan. The ore docks are clearly visible along the harbor. These docks were used to load ships with iron ore directly from railroad cars, making the process much more...
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Lake Superior; ore docks; docks; ships; shipping industry; aerial views; maps; mining industry; shorelines; railroads
    • 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
    • Marquette - "Ship at Coal Dock"

    • Color postcard from 1938 of the ship J. J. Turner at the coal docks in Marquette, Michigan. This postcard is part of the Marquette Postcard Souvenir Booklet.
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); ships; shipping industry; docks; Lake Superior; lakes; postcards
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Steamer "Alex McDougall" covered in ice

    • Color postcard from 1920 of the steamer "Alex McDougall" at the dock, covered in ice, in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The postcard is part of the "Souvenir of the Tourist Playground of Cloverland, Soo, Mich." souvenir postcard booklet.
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); ships; winter scenes; cargo ships; transportation; shipping industry; people; postcards
    • Sault Sainte Marie - "View Taken from Bow of Boat Entering the Davis Lock"

    • Color postcard from 1928 of the view of the Davis Lock from the bow of a ship entering it in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The caption of the postcard describes this lock as "1350 feet long and 80 feet wide (the longest lock in the world)." It is...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; Davis Lock (Soo Locks); locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation; airplanes
    • 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
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Soo Locks from east approach

    • Color postcard from 1920 showing a view of the Soo Locks from the eastern approach 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,...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation;
    • Sault Sainte Marie - High Tide at the Locks

    • Color postcard from 1930 showing high tide at the Soo Locks, with water rushing over the barriers, 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; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation
    • 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
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Boats lowering into Poe Lock

    • Color postcard from 1920 of boats being lowered in the Poe Lock, part of the Soo Locks in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The postcard is part of the "Souvenir of the Touris Playground of Cloverland, Soo, Mich." souvenir postcard booklet. The Soo...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; Poe Lock (Soo Locks); ships; boats; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Modern Freighter leaving Poe Lock

    • Color postcard from 1920 of a freighter leaving Poe Lock in the Soo Locks, 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...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; Poe Lock (Soo Locks); ships; boats; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation
    • Sault Sainte Marie - "Pulling an Overloaded Boat out of Poe Lock"

    • Color postcard from 1930 of tugboats pulling an overloaded ship out of Poe Lock, part of the Soo Locks in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The postcard is part of a Sault Sainte Marie souvenir postcard booklet. The Soo Locks, located on St. Marys...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; Poe Lock (Soo Locks); ships; boats; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation; cargo ships;
    • Sault Sainte Marie - "Freighter About to Leave Poe Lock"

    • Color postcard from 1930 showing a freight ship leaving the Poe Lock, part of the Soo Locks 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 between...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; Poe Lock (Soo Locks); ships; boats; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation; cargo ships

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