Ice bound steamers in Mud Lake, near Soo, Mich.
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- Coloured postcard of Gilchrist Transportation Company steamboats LAKE SHORE and CITY OF NAPLES covered with ice just below the canal at Sault Sainte Marie, MI.
- Divided back. Postmarked Port [?] 25 Jul 191[ ]
"Ice bound steamers in Mud Lake, near Soo, Mich."
Reverse:"Ice bound steamers in Mud Lake, near Soo, Mich."
"Steamers "Lake Shore" and City of Naples" held in the ice in Mud Lake, near the "Soo." These boats have head a hard fight with the ice and the elements.
The upper works of both boats are covered with a coating of heavy, slippery ice twenty inches in thickness. A hole must be chopped through the deck house doors and also through the windows of the pilot house, to enable the wheelsman to keep his course.
"Young, Lord & Rhoades, Sault Se. Marie, Mich. Made in U.S.A."
- Young, Lord & Rhoades
- Place of Publication:
- Sault Ste. Marie, MI
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Width: 13.7 cm
Height: 8.6 cm
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Michigan, United States
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes