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Plow Boy Tour Boat

Persons, Water, Lakes, Ships, Passenger Ships, Ferries White City Portage Canal Tour Boat [View of the Plow Boy and passengers at small dock. The side of the ship states "The Canal Route - Leave Houghton 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. - Moonlight Excursion - Fare 50 cents Round Trip - Children 25 Cents."]

Scanned: February 16, 2010


Ships - Str. International

Ships, Passenger Ships, Ferries, Water, Lakes, Persons Str. International, built 1889. Buffalo 81' x 26' x 7'. On Hancock Entry run. Taken August 20, 1910. Burned at White City, Entry. [A woman in period dress stands on the shore watching the ship pass.]

Scanned: March 4, 2010


Ships - Str. Uarda and Scow Pilgrim

Ships, Passenger Ships, Ferries, Water, Lakes, Persons Str. Uarda and scow Pilgrim - Built 1881 Buffalo 95' x 17' x 8'. Taken July 1910. On Hancock - Lower Entry run. Burned west of M.R.R.R. dock about 1915. [Both of the vessels are filled to capacity and pass each other closely.]

Scanned: February 26, 2007


Ships - South American

Ships, Passenger Ships, Persons, Water, Lakes South American makes first call. [The ship docks at the Cahodas Paoli dock in Houghton.]

Scanned: October 18, 2007


Ships

Ships, Passenger Ships, Ferries, Water, Lakes, Persons Valerie and Pilgrim. [Image of the two vessels on Portage Lake.]

Scanned: December 1, 2008