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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


Electric Rail Car

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Locomotion, Local Transit, Street, Railroads [Image of an electric rail car on a track that is running through a heavily forested area. A man can be seen standing in the car.]

Scanned: August 29, 2012


Local Street Car

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Locomotion, Local Car at Milwaukee Road Rail Road Station. End of the line on Oak Street, Calumet, Michigan, from Robert Smith File.

Scanned: August 29, 2012


Ferries

Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Transportation, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress "Ossifrage" at Rock Harbor [Passengers gather on the decks of the boat. Duluth & South Shore Transit Co. and "World's Fair" are written on the bow. Three people in a row boat are pictured. Another man in a row boat climbs up the side of the ferry.]

Scanned: June 16, 2006


Bridges - Houghton Portage Bridge

Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Transportation, Bridges, Water, Lakes Houghton-Portage Lake Bridge [Houghton from MRRR Dock, Hancock. The ship City of Traverse of Duluth is docked. Other boats that appear to be fishing vessels can also be seen.]

Scanned: October 19, 2006


Train Engine

Locomotion, Buildings, Transportation Buildings, COPR- Laurium [Two men standing in front of a small train including an engine car and a caboose. There are also a few buildings in the background, amidst an otherwise desolate background.]

Scanned: January 13, 2012


Mineral Range Train

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Locomotion, Mineral Range Train leaving for Keweenaw Bay circa 1920 (Lukkarila).

Scanned: August 1, 2012


Engine 192

Transportation, Railroads, Locomotion, Railroads, Cars Locomotive 192 [Coal burning engine 192 sits on the tracks waiting for departure]

Scanned: May 2, 2007


Engine 190

Transportation, Railroads, Locomotion, Railroads, Cars Engine 190 on Trestle [Coal burning engine 190 moves over trestle tracks]

Scanned: May 2, 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