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Canals - Portage

Inland Navigation, Canals, Water, Lakes, Woody Plants, Trees Isle Royale Sands looking toward Houghton/Hancock. [Aerial view of the sands.]

Scanned: March 5, 2008


Canals - Portage

Inland Navigation, Canals, Water, Lakes, Woody Plants, Trees Houghton Beach [A postcard image of the beach area taken from a hill above the highway.]

Scanned: March 5, 2008


Lighthouses - Rock Harbor

Aids to Navigation, Lighthousers, Water, Lakes, Woody Plants, Trees Rock Harbor Lighthouse Isle Royale

Scanned: March 8, 2007


Lighthouses - Rock Harbor

Aids to Navigation, Lighthousers, Water, Lakes, Woody Plants, Trees Rock Harbor Lighthouse - [Image of the stone building nestled in a stand of trees near the shore.]

Scanned: March 8, 2007


Portage Ship Canal

Inland Navigation, Canals, Woody Plants, Trees, Water, Lakes Portage Ship Canal looking southeast towards Lily Pond. [Early view of the canal. A man stands on the shore with what appears to be a camera.]

Scanned: February 19, 2007


Lighthouses

Aids to Navigation, Lighthousers, Woody Plants, Trees, Water, Lakes Eagle Harbor Lighthouse [Early image of the lighthouse.]

Scanned: February 19, 2007


Lighthouses - Jacobsville

Aids to Navigation, Lighthousers, Water, Lakes, Woody Plants, Trees The old Jacobsville Lighthouse . This was a valued beacon in days before 1913 when Jacobsville sandstone found outlets in scattered states of the union. Much of the redstone was shipped by boat and thousands of craft have used its beams to guide them to Portage Lake and the Keweenaw Waterway. The lighthouse is an attraction of Houghton County. [Good image of the lighthouse sitting on a hill with rickety steps leading to it.]

Scanned: October 23, 2007