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Bridges - Portage Lake

Transportation, Bridges, Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Persons Diver and Portage Lake Bridge from Hancock around 1895. [A diver equipped with deep sea diving gear prepares to enter the water of Portage Lake.]

Scanned: January 16, 2008

Loggers and Equipment

Persons, Natural Resources, Forests and Forestry, Locomotion T. Allwin, Alphonse Dephuis, Eddie Daniels, Joe Falardeau, Nelson Befotte, Joseph Fiescher, E. Swanson, Charles Bezotte, E.O.A. Edmund Beaudoin, Marcharnd, Alfred Allwin, Chartier, H Lamatte, Jean M. Dimet.

Scanned: August 14, 2013

Loggers and Timber

Persons, Natural Resources, Forests and Forestry, Locomotion Edmund Beaudoin, Marcharnd, Leo Garon, S. Hocking, Charles Roy, Ludger Pelland, Joseph Emond, Alfred Gagnon, Jean M. Dimet. [Men standing on and around timers that are being halled by tractor through the snow.]

Scanned: August 14, 2013

Lac La Belle

Water, Lakes, Persons, Locomotion, Boats and Boating Lac La Belle [Two men ponder life while sitting on the dock overlooking Lac La Belle.]

Scanned: July 24, 2006

Islands - Isle Royale

Persons, Water, Lakes, Locomotion, Boats and Boating Dr. Foote expedition to Isle Royale, 1867? or 1868? Sailboat "Flying Cloud" [Image of a group of men in canoes and a sailboat near shore.]

Scanned: March 8, 2007

Men and Locomotive

Locomotion, Persons, Transportation, Railroads [Number four train engine for Red Jacket, H&TLRR stopped on the tracks. Several men stand in and around the locomotive.]

Scanned: August 16, 2013


Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Water, Persons Spanish sunboat from Spanish American War 1st time on Portage Lake. [View of four docked ships. A man in a row boat tries to get a better look.]

Scanned: April 6, 2010

Tug - Esther

Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Workboats, Water, Lakes, Persons Tug Esther at Ripley and scow load of sand for brick plant. [Image of the tug and a barge of sand heading down the waterway.]

Scanned: April 27, 2010

Tug George Rogers

Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Workboats, Tugboats, Persons, Harbors, Docks Tug George Rogers at Croze's Dock. [Three men pose for a photo on the bow of the George Rogers. Another boat, may be used for excursions on the Portage, the Pilgrim of Houghton is also shown.]

Scanned: April 30, 2010

Tug Circle

Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Workboats, Tugboats, Persons, Harbors, Docks Tug Circle in dry dock Croze's Dock. [Image of the vessel resting on timbers with wooden supports on the sides of the boat.]

Scanned: April 30, 2010