The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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Large Iron Ore Boat Coming into Sabin Locks, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. 
Image  1923  Stereoview of laker WORRELL CLARKSON passing the Soo locks. Laker built in 1923 at Toledo, Ohio by Toledo Shipbuilding Company for Kinsman Transit Company. Later the ERNEST T. WEIR (1936) and GEORGE R. FINK(1952) 154-16731 Large Iron Ore Boat coming into Sabin Locks, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan ...
The propeller ST. MAGNUS upbound in Lock 19 of the Third Welland Canal 
Image  c 1880  Photograph of the propeller ST. MAGNUS upbound in Lock 19 of the Third Welland Canal Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
Locks and Vessels in Ship Canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan 
Image  c 1920  Magic lantern slide of man in the foreground watching ships lock through the Sabin locks of the canal on the American side of the river at Sault Sainte Marie. One laker is in the lock. Two more wait above for their turn and a fourth can be seen in the distance coming in from Lake Superior. "H290...
Whaleback freighters of ore and grain in canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. 
Image  1900  Stereoview of two whalebacks in the canal at Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The one on the left appears to be the JAMES B. COLGATE of Duluth. The large whaleback on the right is one of the numbered barges. Both of them are running light as they are upbound. The tug in the lock with them is the...
Large Iron Ore Boat Leaving Sault Ste. Marie Locks, to Enter Lake Huron, Michigan 
ImageComments  c 1940  Stereoview of the Reiss Steamship Company laker, WILLIAM A. REISS (ex. JOHN A. TOPPING), exiting the Soo locks. 37055 Large Iron Ore Boat Leaving Sault Ste. Marie Locks, to Enter Lake Huron, Michigan Reverse: "37055 The Locks at Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan" "We hear a great deal of the Suez...
Ship Canal, Sault Ste. Marie at Lake Superior 
Image  c1880  Stereoview of arched propeller in the American canal at Sault Sainte Marie. "B" Series
"Down-lockage" in canal (letting water through gates to equalize level) Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. 
Image  c1900  Stereoview of steamboat JUNIATA in the American locks at Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. "S208" "T-996-"Down-lockage" in canal (letting water through gates to equalize level) Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. U84534 European Publishers Underwood & Underwood (London) Ltd.; Underwood & Underwood New York &...
C. P. R. Great Lakes Steamer In Canadian Lock at Sault Ste. Marie 
Image  c. 1935  The Canadian Pacific Railway steamboat in the Canadian locks at Sault Sainte Marie. It is not clear whether the artist G. F. Gillespie intended this to be the KEEWATIN or the ASSINIBOIA. A divided back postcard. Postally Unused. "C. P. R. Great Lakes Steamer In Canadian Lock at Sault Ste. Marie"...
Locks, Rideau Canal, Ottawa Canada 
Image  c1890-1900  Stereoview of the Ottawa River entrance to the Rideau Canal. The Parliament buildings are on the hill to the upper right. Two Ottawa River steamboats lie at the wharf at the entrance to the canal. A pile of coal lies on the wharf. Piles of lumber can also be seen. "Locks, Rideau Canal, Ottawa...
Vessels with 15,736 tons of iron ore 
Image  c1905  Stereoview of a variety of the public watching the Pittsburgh Steamship Company steamboats EMPIRE CITY and MARSALA in the canal at the Soo. 7995-Vessels with 15,736 tons of iron ore passing down through the canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. Copyright Underwood & Underwood, U-84307" "European...
View at Sault Ste. Marie, Lake Superior 
ImageMysteries  c1880s  Stereoview of a propeller in the approaches to the canals at the Soo. "948. View at Sault Ste. Marie, Lake Superior." Woodward Stereoscopic Co. Rochester, N.Y. Minnesota Scenery"
Ste. Marie Ship Canal (Instant) 
Image  c1870  Stereoview of three ships in the original Soo lock. A three masted schooner is on the near side. Two chimneys of a steamboat can be seen behind the bowsprit. "No 110 Ste. Marie Ship Canal (Instant)" Photographed by B. F. Childs Gems of Lake Superior Scenery Brubaker & Whitesides, Marquette,...
Lower entrance, Sault Ste. Marie Canal 
Image  9 May 1857  Woodcut engraving of the lower entrance to the Sault Ste. Marie (Soo) canal with a steamer and a crowd of passengers. Along with other flags the steamboat is flying a pennant with "E. WARD" and another with "LAKE SUPERIOR LINE". On either side of the canal are piles of excavated earth....
Leaving the Locks at the "Soo," Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. 
Image  c1899  Coloured postcard of a lock at Sault Ste. Marie, MI with a laker just about to exit downbound. Leaving the Locks at the "Soo," Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. 5145. Copyright 18899, by Detroit Photographic Co. Handwritten: "Your Leter at hand. With best regards Edward H."
Greatest Canal Traffic in the World -- Busy Scene in the Ship Canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. 
Image  c1907  Stereoview of Canadian Pacific Railway steamboat ALBERTA and the steamboat POWELL STACKHOUSE and another vessels in the American locks at Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. 154 16731 - Greatest Canal Traffic in the World Busy Scene in the Ship Canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. Keystone View Company...
Soo lock 
Image  c1885  Photograph of a steamboat entering the lock at Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan

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