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Canals - Portage

Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Workboats, Water, Lakes, Excavation, Dredging Upper Entry repairs to breakwater. [Photo of the breakwater and repair equipment.]

Scanned: March 6, 2008


Tugboat

Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Workboats, Tugboats, Water, The tug - Annie R. Hennes. [Tug boat motoring.]

Scanned: May 22, 2014


People on a Tugboat

Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Workboats, Tugboats, Water, Tug Valerie docked at Isle Royale. [People stand on a docked tug boat. "Valerie" is painted on the side of the boat.]

Scanned: May 22, 2014


People on a Tugboat

Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Workboats, Tugboats, Water, Geo. Rogers Tug at Huron Island. [People stand on and around a docked tug boat. One man sitting on some rigging points his gun sternward.]

Scanned: May 22, 2014


Life Saving Stations

Aids to Navigation, Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Workboats, Water, Lakes U. S. Life Saving Station, Upper Entry [Man to left of photo watches boat launch]

Scanned: June 28, 2006


Docks - Marquette

Harbors, Docks, Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Workboats, Water, Lakes Railroad Merchandise Dock, Marquette [Image of a ship at the dock. Numerous stacks of lumber and barrels are also pictured.]

Scanned: October 11, 2006


Smelters

Smelting, Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Workboats, Water, Lakes Portage Lake East from Bridge [Image of the lake front in the early days.]

Scanned: November 1, 2006


Captain John Roen

Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Workboats, Water, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns [Freighter with "Captain John Roen" painted on the side.]

Scanned: January 20, 2014


The Northern Light

Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Workboats, Water, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns Northern Light forerunner of Hanna fleet, was built in 1858 at Cleveland.

Scanned: January 20, 2014


Ships - Pequaming

Locomotion, Boats and Boating, Workboats, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Water Boat "Pequaming" loaded with logs. [Image of the boat that resembles a barge loaded with logs. A crane is seen working on one end of the boat with two men guiding the load.]

Scanned: April 22, 2009