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Buildings - Resorts

Buildings, Pavilions, Harbors, Docks, Water, Lakes Pavillion at Jacobsville. [View of the building with arched windows built on stilts in the water.]

Scanned: February 20, 2008

Buildings - Resorts

Buildings, Harbors, Docks, Water, Lakes White City Resort [A blurry image of the White City resort building with a dock attached. Half of the building juts out into the water.]

Scanned: February 21, 2008

Scenic Flights

Transportation, Air Travel, Harbors, Docks, Water Scenic Air Trips 35 min. to Isle Royale - Flights Over Keweenawland, Camping, Fishing Trips. Peninsula Air Service Phone 1153. [Post card showing a docked plane and a man checking the propeller.]

Scanned: November 2, 2010

Dredging of Ontonagon River

Harbors, Water, Rivers, Aids to Navigation, Lighthousers [Aerial photograph showing large dredge in the Ontonagon River. Ontonagon lighthouse is visible in foreground, while a bridge and some of the downtown buildings can be seen in the background. Note on back reads "1940s Fish houses and boats from left to right: 1. Gus Johnson and Charlie Carlson, 2. Earl Couture boat "Eagle," 3. Russ Couture, and 4. Grub, Casey, Lester Jones, and Norman Jones."]

Scanned: August 4, 2006

Ontonagon Looking North-West Down River

Harbors, Water, Rivers, Industries [View from bluff looking toward town. Industrial buildings are visible on both sides of river, as well as several boats.]

Scanned: August 4, 2006

Southview of Town of Ontonagon

Harbors, Water, Rivers, [Note on back indicates "Etching by G.L. Brunschweiler, published November 1855."]

Scanned: August 4, 2006

Quarries - Sandstone, gypsum, limestone

Harbors, Docks, Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Water, Lakes Portage Entry Quarry Docks [Sandstone blocks piled on dock, a boat and canoe are docked. What appears to be crushed sandstone to the left of photo.]

Scanned: March 29, 2006


Water, Lakes, Woody Plants, Trees, Harbors, Docks Entrance - Eagle Harbor [Poor quality photo showing two men in a canoe and floating dock in forefront]

Scanned: April 5, 2006

Docks - Marquette

Harbors, Docks, Metal Trade, Iron Industry and Trade, Water, Lakes Ore docks, Marquette [Photo shows several boats docked. Ore cars are on the railroad tracks.]

Scanned: April 13, 2006

Docks - Marquette

Harbors, Docks, Water, Ships R. R. Mds. docks, Marquette [Two boats are moored to the dock. Several wooden barrels sit next to the railroad tracks.]

Scanned: May 19, 2006