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Annual Color Calendar
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Each member receives the Society's handsome full color calendar of Great Lakes ships, sure to please any ship buff. Past calendars are available to members at a modest cost. Each month features the color picture and information relating to the history of the vessel. 

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Picture of the Week

 
James Norris in ballast on the St. Marys River at the Soo
in the 1970's. Roger LeLievre

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Abitibi (tug) leaving the lakes in 1974. Rene Beauchamp
Affleck, B.F. underway in the St. Marys River. Jim Hoffman 
Affleck, B.F. assisted by the "G" tug Tennessee backing away from the C.&O. Coal Docks after loading a coal cargo. Jim Hoffman
Agawa Canyon Collection of photos & history.
Agnew, William C. Historical Perspectives photo gallery.

Alabama Historical Perspectives Gallery
Alpena in the Lake Huron Cut, 1964. John Vournakis

Alpena (2) Collection of photos & history.
Algobay Collection of photos & history.
Algocape (former Richelieu) being painted Algoma colors at Welland, ON, Sept. 18, 1994. John McCreery

Algocen (2) Collection of photos & history.
Algogulf (1) loading grain at Toledo between 1987 & 1989. Jim Hoffman
Algogulf (2) Collection of photos & history
Algoisle Collection of photos & history.

Algonova Collection of photos & history.
Algoport Collection of photos & history
Algontario Collection of photos & history.
Algoriver Collection of photos & history.
Algosea(1) Collection of photos & history.

Algosoo (2) Collection of photos & history.
Algosound Collection of photos & history.
Algosteel (1) on the Calumet River in S. Chicago, Nov. 1962. William Lafferty
Algostream at the Parrish & Heimbecker Elevator, Thunder Bay, ON on July 19, 1994. Tom Stewart

Algostream at Indiana Harbor, IN. Jacob Northrup
Algoville Collection of photos & history.
Algoway (1) on the St. Clair River, 1960. Emory A. Massman Jr.

Algoway (1) and the Fort York passing. William H. Newcomb, from the John Garniss collection.
Amasa Stone Historical Perspectives Gallery.
America (tug) on the Rouge River, 1979. Paul C. LaMarre Jr.
American Fortitude Collection of photos & history.
Amoco Illinois Historical Perspectives Gallery
Amoco Illinois at E. Chicago, IN after a winter trip in Dec., 1974. Lou Gerard Sr., Lou Gerard collection
Amoco Illinois at Whiting, IN., 1979. Rudi Rabe

Amoco Illinois at the American Ship Building Company yard undergoing repairs in 1980. The vessel in the drydock behind her is the Elton Hoyt 2nd being converted to a self unloader. Jim Hoffman
Amoco Indiana in the Indiana Harbor Ship Canal, May 4, 1975. Gary Clark

Amoco Indiana on the Detroit River, Oct. 23, 1982. James E. Morris - 2007 calendar
Anderson, Arthur M. Collection of photos & history.

Andrews, Howard F. on the Welland Canal, 1982. Paul C. LaMarre Jr.
Andrews, Matthew Historical Perspectives photo gallery
Andrews, Mathew underway from the 1995 Calendar. Halstead J. Jackson
Ann Arbor No. 7 Historical Perspectives Gallery

Armco in tow in the Maumee River, OH, Jan. 1996. Jim Hoffman - 2010 Calendar
April 1972 Murray Bay, Parker Evans, Franquelin and Helen Evans fight spring ice at dusk above Nine Mile Point in the St. Mary's River. In a few weeks, the Stewart J. Cort would make its maiden voyage and everything on the lakes would change. Roger LeLievre
Arawanna Belle sailing upbound the Maumee River. She operated in Toledo for several years before being sold and leaving Toledo. Jim Hoffman
Aquarama unloading passengers from Cleveland at Detroit's city parknext to the J.W. Westcott Co. dock, 1963. Another view.  Hartland Smith, William Hoey collection
Aquarama underway 1962. Keith Gale. (courtesy Stuart Evans)

Aquarama at the Cargill Pool Elevator in Buffalo May 1997. Brian Wroblewski
Armstrong, Frank unloading ore at the Interlake Iron Company Dock (Toledo Furnace). In 1976 she was renamed Samuel Mather (6). She was sold for scrap in Sept. 1987 and arrived at Aliaga, Turkey on June 20th 1988 where scrapping was completed on her by Oct. 1988. Jim Hoffman
Ashtabula (car ferry) departing her namesake port. William Forsythe collection

Assiniboia  at Fort William, Ont. 1962. William J. Luke
Atomic (tug) on Western Lake Erie. Rudi Rabe Collection
Augustus, A.A. passing Mission Point in the St. Marys River while in Pioneer Steamship colors prior to 1961. Ron Beaupre collection
Austin, C.L. loading coal at the C&O #3 coal dock. Jim Hoffman
Austin, C.L. starts the trip up the Cuyahoga River with the tug Texas in attendance. Tom Manse collection
Austin, C.L. in the 1970's. Rudi Rabe

Avery, Sewell passing the Soo, Oct. 1972. Roger LeLievre
Avery, Sewell maneuvering in Duluth.  Gene Onchulenko
Avondale heading down river from the Cherry Street Bridge. She just finished loading a grain cargo. Jim Hoffman
Avondale being towed down the Maumee River from the Cherry Street Bridge after loading a grain cargo at one of the Elevators upriver. Jim Hoffman
Ayers, J. Burton
(Cuyahoga) Collection of photos & history

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Baie St. Paul upbound the St. Marys River, July 9, 1991. Jeff & Greg Barber
Baie St. Paul at Thunder Bay's Manitoba Pool #3 elevators, Dec. 18, 1982. Tom Stewart
Baie St. Paul in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Bannockburn, the "Flying Dutchman" of the Lakes, tows the 4-masted barge Minnedosa into Port Colborne. They were sunk in 1902 and 1905 respectively. William Forsythe collection
Barbara Ann handling the bow end of the J.R. Sensibar tow. Jim Hoffman
Barber, E.B.
Historical Perspectives page.

Battleford on the Kam River, 1961. Edward J. Morris.
Bayton in the Welland Canal circa 1960. John McCreery
Bayton entering the Duluth Ship Canal, early 1960's. Edwin C. Carlson from the Carl Fredericks collection

Beaumont Parks prior to 1957. Dick Lund collection
Beavercliffe Hall Collection of photos & history
Beaver State at Cleveland, August 1, 1980. James E. Morris - 2007 Calendar
Beechglen downbound the St. Clair River as viewed from the Bluewater Bridge, Oct. 23, 1986. Marc Dease

Beechglen at Toledo, 1980's. Jim Hoffman
Beechglen unloading at the General Mills Frontier Elevator, Buffalo in 1992. Another view. Brian Wroblewski
Beechglen on Maumee Bay. Jim Hoffman
Beeghly, Charles M. Collection of photos & history
Bennett, Viscount upbound at the Soo. Peter B. Warden Sr. Collection

Bethlehem in Lake St. Clair September, 1973 - 1995 Calendar
Bethlehem Steel's Lackawanna Slip, an aerial view from the 1950's showing a number of lake boats, bridge crane and unloading Huletts. Brian Wroblewski
Birchglen loading at the Cargill elevators, Sarnia, ON, April 18, 1985. Marc Dease

Birchglen underway. Jim Luke
Birchglen in Lake Erie's Maumee Bay, 1984. Jim Hoffman - 2010 Calendar

Birchglen at Midstates Jim Hoffman
Black Bay  Collection of photos and history.
Black River Historical Perspectives Gallery
"The Blockade". This postcard shows the "Houghton Blockade" at the Soo. It lasted from September 5-10, 1899. The whalebacks shown left to right are "118", "105" and the E. B. Bartlett were among close to a hundred others stopped by the sunken freighter downstream.  William Forsythe collection

Block, E.J. Tony Paquette Collection
Block, E.J. downbound the St. Marys River, Aug. 1978. Roger LeLievre
Block, Joseph L. Tony Paquette Collection
Block, L.E. Collection of photos and history.

Block, Philip D. underway.  H. Jackson
Block, Philip D. Tony Paquette Collection

Block, Philip D. tied up. by Gilles de Villers
Blough, Roger and Sugar Islander ferry at Mission point during April, 1973. Roger LeLievre
Boardman, John W. on Lake St. Clair in 1964. John Vournakis
Boblo Boats at Ecorse, MI. Photograph was taken on 2/22/99 by Joe Barr
Boeckling, G.A. at the Hocking Valley Dock. Another view  Two days later after a fire destroyed her. At Toledo waiting to be scrapped. Jim Hoffman

Boland, John J. Collection of photos & history
Bope, H.P. Historical Perspectives Gallery

Bowen, Dana T. (tug) 2001 Rev. Peter Van Der Linden
Boyer, Willis B. downbound in Whitefish Bay in the spring of 1979 or 1980. by P.Schultz
Boyer, Willis B. underway, by James R. Hoffman
Boyer, Willis B. arriving for winter lay-up at the Hocking Valley Dock. She was finished as an operational carrier for the Cleveland Cliffs Fleet. She remained at this dock site for several years before she was sold to the City of Toledo for use as a museum ship where she now serves today at the City Docks across from downtown Toledo. Jim Hoffman
Bradley, Carl D.
Historical Perspectives page.

Breech, Ernest R. Collection of photos & history.
Britannia (Royal Yacht) in the Welland Canal during the official opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway,1959. Jim Parker collection courtesy of Jim Gallacher
Brown Beaver and Grey Beaver at Toronto, ON, 1961. Gordon Bugbee - 2004 Calendar
Buckeye (2) at Port Colborne, ON, Nov. 26, 1988. John McCreery
Buckeye (2) downbound the Detroit River at Belle Isle, June 30, 1979. Stern view. Rudi Rabe

Buckeye at the Lakefront Docks. At the time of this picture she had been sold by the Columbia Transportation Company to what is now the Upper Lakes Towing Company. She was being converted to a barge during this time frame note the color scheme that this fleet first used on there vessels. Jim Hoffman
Buckeye (II) combination self-unloading/crane ship underway in 1975. J.R. Hoffman
Buckeye (II) above the locks. Roger LeLievre
Buckeye (2) with tug Olive L. Moore at Zug Island in the 1980's. Rudi Rabe
Buckeye (3) Collection of photos and history

Buckthorn (USCG) on the St. Marys River in 1986. Jim Luke
Buffalo (2) inbound C&O Coal Docks, Toledo in 1977. Jim Hoffman

Buffalo (tug) at Sodus Point, NY prior to delivery to Superior, WI. 1965. Wesley R. Harkins
Buffington, Eugene J. on the St. Marys River in 1962. Gordon Bugbee - 2004 Calendar

Buffington, Eugene J. grounding and sinking. William H. Newcomb, from the John Garniss collection.
Burlington aground on Badgeley Island in Georgian Bay. R. Walker Collection
Burlington on the Detroit River, 1960. Gordon Bugbee - 2004 Calendar
Burton, Courtney (American Fortitude) Collection of photos & history
Byers, A.M. unloading coal at Reiss Coal Dock # 2, Ashland, WI in the 1950's. Chris Mazzella

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Cadillac unloading at Marquette. Tom Manse, from the R. LeLievre collection.
Cadillac hauling a deck load of autos. Les Weston
Cadillac at the Soo, 1974. Paul C. LaMarre Jr.
Calcite II Collection of photos and history.
Calumet (2) (Myron C. Taylor) Collection of photos and history.

Callaway, Cason J. Ice covered decks in 1966. T. Naykki
Callaway, Cason J. upbound the Maumee River as a straight decker loaded with ore. She will be heading for the old Cargill grain elevator for temporary lay-up due to a strike called by the various sailors unions in 1982. She will spend several weeks in layup at this dock site. Jim Hoffman
Calgadoc heading downriver after loading a grain cargo at one of the grain elevators in Toledo. Jim Hoffman
Calvin, Ben W. Historical Perspectives photo gallery.
Cambria crane ship on the Rouge River, 1966. Halstead J. Jackson
Canadoc downbound Port Huron, 1988. Rod Burdick
Canadoc with the old tug Patricia Hoey upbound the Maumee River headed for one of the Elevators to load grain. Jim Hoffman
Canadian Hunter underway on Lake St. Clair in 1991. Skip Meier.
Canadian Hunter at Longueuil, Quebec in 1989. Rene Beauchamp
Canadian Hunter at Marquette's upper harbor, April, 1988. Rod Burdick

Canadian Leader Collection of photos & history.
Canadian Miner New collection of photos & updated history coming soon.
Canadian Navigator Collection of photos & history
Canadian Provider Collection of photos & history.
Canadian Ranger Collection of photos & history
Canadian Transfer Collection of photos & history.

Canadian Voyager Collection of photos & history.
Canada Marquis. Scott Misener Collection.
Canadiana sailing up the Buffalo River, date unknown. Brian Wroblewski

Canadiana in 1959, Detroit River. From our 1999 Calendar featuring photographs from Edward J. Morris.
Canadoc (2) Historical Perspectives photo gallery

Canallers underway and docked, Harold F. Keller, from the Roger LeLievre collection.
Carl, George M. Historical Perspectives photo gallery
Carl, George M. Scott Misener Collection
Carl, George M. from the Toledo Hi-Level Bridge while tied up at the City Dock waiting for a berth at one of the grain elevators to load. Jim Hoffman
Carl, George M.
downbound the Maumee River from the Craig Bridge. She just finished loading grain at one of the elevators upriver. Jim Hoffman
Carl, George M.
loading grain at the Midstates Elevator. Jim Hoffman
Carnahan, Paul H. underway. from the Roger LeLievre collection.
Carnahan, Paul H., onboard her delivery trip from Ecorse to Quebec City in 1986. William J. Luke
Carol Lake on Lake St. Clair, 1981. Rudi Rabe

Carol Lake on the St. Clair River, September 28, 1982. James E. Morris - 2007 Calendar
Cassidy, R.G. & F.A. Johnson in Detroit April, 1994. Wayne Garrett
Cartiercliffe Hall
 Collection of photos & history.
Castle, Lauren (tug) at the Soo in July, 1976. Roger LeLievre

Cayuga at the CSL passenger terminal in Toronto. 1954. Capt. William A. Hoey
Cedarbranch upbound the lower St. Marys River, July 1971. Roger LeLievre
Cedarglen upbound the Welland Canal above Lock 1, Oct. 30, 1983. Marc Dease
Cedarglen inbound Maumee Bay heading upbound the Maumee River to load a grain cargo at one of the elevator complexes.  Jim Hoffman
Cedarglen (2) Collection of photos  history.

Cedarville underway. William Hoey Sr.
Champlain at the C&O dock, Toledo in the late 1970's. Jim Hoffman
Chicago Trader and Charles C. West in the C&O Docks frog pond area awaiting there fate. Jim Hoffman
Chicago Tribune downbound the St. Clair River as seen from the Bluewater Bridge, Nov. 23, 1985. Marc Dease
Chicago Tribune downbound the Livingston Channel 1981. Rudi Rabe

Chief Wawatam Historical Perspectives page.
Chippewa at Mackinaw City, MI in 1962. Gordon Bugbee - 2004 Calendar
Alex D. Chisolm, August 1955. Scott B. Worden Jr. - 2003 Calendar
Tug Chris M. towing a log raft at Port Arthur, 1962. William J. Luke
City of Detroit III From Passenger Ships of the Great Lakes.
City of Detroit III - Great Lakes Ships We Remember Vol. I
City of Midland 41 at Ludington, MI. Gordon Bugbee - 2004 Calendar

City of Midland 41 awaiting conversion in Muskegon. 10/03/97 Mark Howell
City of Milwaukee entering Kewaunee, WI 1975. Andy LaBorde
City of Milwaukee entering Frankfort, Michigan March, 1970 - 1993 Calendar
City of Munising Historical Perspectives Gallery
City of St. Ignace at Port Stanley, ON, 1926. Don Boone

City of Windsor in 1959 on the newly opened St. Lawrence Seaway above Eisenhower Lock. William J. Luke
City of Wyandotte on the Detroit River, July 20, 1974. James E. Morris - 2007 Calendar

Chippewa, at the Soo, 1989. Mike Nicholls
Clarke, E.A.S. Historical Perspectives Gallery

Clarke, Philip R. in the lower St. Marys River, 1971. John Vournakis - 1992 Calendar.
Clarke, Philip R. at Marquette, MI, 1989. Rod Burdick
Cleveland-Cliffs boats tied up for winter lay-up in Buffalo's outer harbor in the 1950's. The Cliffs boats from the left are Marquette, Champlain, Frontenac and William G. Mather. The 2 at the far left are unidentified Wilson boats. Brian Wroblewski

Cliffs Victory Historical Perspectives photo gallery
Cliffs Victory passing the Hochelaga in the Detroit River. From the EPA's Great Lakes web site.
Clyde, William G. Collection of photos and history.
Clymer, Irvin L. arriving at the Consumer's dock, St. Joseph, MI, July 2, 1984. Herman Phillips
Clymer, Irvin L.
underway on the St. Clair River 9/9/89. Skip Meier
Clymer, Irvin L. docked in Rogers City, MI.  Rod Burdick
Clymer, Irvin L. at the Consolidated Dock getting ready to unload a salt cargo. Transfer vessel W.C. Richardson is in the background. Jim Hoffman
Coalfax Amherstberg Channel, Detroit River, August, 1963 - 1996 Calendar
Collingwood underway, November 1961 Skip Meier Collection
Columbia at the Bob-Lo Island dock, 1962. Capt. William A. Hoey
Comeaudoc (2) Collection of photos & history.
Conallison on Lake St. Clair, 1982. Jacob Northup collection
Coniscliffe Hall in the Welland Canal in 1970. Gregory S. Rudnick - 2006 Calendar
Consumers Power on the Rouge River, Sept. 19, 1984. James H. Jackson - 2009 Calendar
Consumers Power underway, by James R. Hoffman
Consumers Power in Erie Sand Fleet colors outbound Maumee Bay. She has just finished loading a coal cargo at the C&O Coal Docks. Jim Hoffman
Consumers Power in Erie Sand Fleet colors loading a coal cargo at the C&O #2 Dock.Jim Hoffman
Consumers Power in Boland-Cornelius colors upbound from the Cherry Street Bridge with a load of salt bound for the City Docks. The S.T. Crapo is in the background at the Huron Cement Docks. Jim Hoffman
Cornelius, Adam E.
with the Roger Blough under construction. The American Shipbuilding yard, Lorain OH 1972.
Cornelius, Adam E. (3) with the J.W. Westcott II on the Detroit River, May 11, 1977. James E. Morris

Cornelius, Adam E. & Sharon at the City docks getting ready for Spring fitout. Jim Hoffman
Cornelius, Adam E. and McKee Sons
at fit out while at the City Docks. Jim Hoffman
Cornell in 1952. Scott B. Worden Jr. - 2003 Calendar

Cort, Stewart J. as "Stubby" in the Welland Canal.  A.F. Sagon - King
Cotter, Edward M. inbound the Maumee River, August 2002. Jim Hoffman - 2010 Calendar
Cotter, Edward M. inbound the Maumee River, August 2002. Jim Hoffman - 2010 Calendar
Coulby, Harry unloading ore at the Interlake Iron Company Dock (Toledo Furnace) when this facility was fully operational.  Jim Hoffman
Cove Transport Historical Perspectives photo gallery
Cowan, William P. Historical Perspectives Gallery
Crapo, S.T.
on Lake Huron, 1989. Skip Meier
Crapo, S.T. on the St. Clair River, 1964. Emory A. Massman
Cuyahoga (Collection of photos & history)

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Dalton, Henry G. loading at North Western Ore Dock, Ashland, WI in the 1950's. Chris Mazzella
De Lancy, William J. Collection of photos & history
De Larrinaga, Ramon entering the Duluth Ship Canal May 3, 1959, the first "salty" to arrive after the opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway. Edwin C. Carlson from the Carl Fredericks collection
Delphine (2) circa 1962 at Rose Terrace, Grosse Point, MI. Gordon Bugbee - 2004 Calendar
Delphine shown in Monaco April 20, 2008, now a charter yacht on the Mediterranean. Capt. William Hoey
Denton, Frank R.'s stack displaying the Wilson Marine Transit Co. logo in 1971. Roger LeLievre

Desgagnés, Eva upbound in Lock 4 of the Welland Canal, 1987. Jim Hoffman - 2010 Calendar
Desgagnes, J A Z in 1987. Rene Beauchamp
Detroit Edison (1) delivering a load of coal to Marysville Power Plant in 1948. John R. Decator Jr. Collection
Detroit Edison & tug Shannon on the Rouge River October, 1981 from the 1993 Calendar
Detroit Edison, on her 1986 tow off the Lakes to the cutter's torch
Detroit Edison at the Amship yard undergoing repairs. Jim Hoffman
Deweys (bumboat)
headed upbound the Maumee River for the vessels moored at the grain elevators. Jim Hoffman
Diamond Alkali unloading salt at the City Dock Jim Hoffman
Dick, Charles inbound Maumee Bay with a load of sand bound for the Huron Cement Docks in 1971.  Jim Hoffman
Dick, Charles
underway in the Welland Canal, 6/63. Skip Meier Collection.
Dinkey, Alva C. underway.  Gene Onchulenko
Dinkey, Alva C.
in 1976 at Duluth. Gregory S. Rudnick - 2006 Calendar
Dolomite (tug) at the Soo, July 1980. Roger LeLievre

Dolomite towing the Irvin L. Clymer at Rogers City in 1962. John Vournakis
Donegal icebreaking in the Detroit River, 1970. Capt. William A. Hoey
Donegal on the lower Detroit River in 1973. Gregory S. Rudnick - 2006 Calendar
Donegal towing the tug Wm. A. Whitney by the Soo, July 1975. Roger LeLievre
Donnelly, Charles
in 1955. Scott B. Worden Jr. - 2003 Calendar
Dow Chemical (2) in the 1940's. Gerald E. Murray collection courtesy of Keith Miller
Duluth lay-up 1963. Elbert H. Gary, George C. Crawford, Tomas F. Cole and William B. Schiller. John Vournakis
Dunn, Sir James Historical Perspectives page.

Dykstra, John underway. From the Thomas Manse Collection
Dykstra, John in the fog, July 1975. Roger LeLievre

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Eads, James B. on the Welland Canal, 1961. Edward J. Morris
Earling, E.J. departing Duluth. The Luke Collection
Ecorse (tug) working at Nicholson's slip in Ecorse, MI.  From the Sid Ferriss Collection courtesy Wade Streeter
Edna G. at Two Harbors, 1976 John Vournakis
Elba, Interlake Steamship Co., Sept. 3, 1923, at Two Harbors, MN. Martin Pickands collection
(Photo taken by Henry S. Pickands, founder of Pickands, Mather & Co. and his young son, James Pickands II.)
Elmdale making smoke in the late 1960's. Roger LeLievre
Enerchem Catalyst on Lake St. Clair, May 19, 1992. Skip Meier - 2008 Calendar
English River in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Ericsson, John From Great Lakes Ships We Remember Vol. III
Ericsson, John towing the barge Alexander Holley. William H. Newcomb, from the John Garniss collection.
Erindale in the Welland Canal. Rudi Rabe
Eskimo in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Eskimo, Robert J. Paisley, Norman P. Clement, Assiniboia, Montcalm in Sarnia, 1968 Emory A. Massman
Evans, Helen upbound from the Craig Bridge bound for one of the Elevators upriver to load a grain cargo. Jim Hoffman
Evans, Helen in 1976 on the St. Clair River. Gregory S. Rudnick - 2006 Calendar

Evans, Parker underway Detroit River, August 1965. by Skip Meier
Evans, Parker at Port Huron, MI, 1972 after a collision with the Sydney E. Smith. Rudi Rabe
Evans, Parker
St. Marys River, Aug. 1975, showing evidence of a collision. Roger LeLievre
Evans, Parker aground near the Mid States Elevator complex. Several hours later she was freed with no apparent damage. Jim Hoffman
Everest, D.C.
Collection of photos & history
Everetton on the St. Clair River, 1964. Emory A. Massman

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Fairless, Benjamin F. above the Soo locks in the late 1970's. Tom Manse from the Roger LeLievre collection
Fairless, Benjamin F. at Point Edward, ON 1980. Dick Wicklund
Fairless, Benjamin F. being towed downriver by the "G" tug Pennsylvania. She just finished loading a grain cargo and will be headed for a St Lawrence River port to unload returning back to the Lakes with a high grade iron ore cargo that was loaded at a Canadian Seaway port. Jim Hoffman
Falk, Leon Jr.
at the Soo Locks in the mid 1960's. From the Tom Manse collection courtesy of Roger LeLievre

Falk, Leon Jr. loading at Superior WI, summer 1970. Picture is taken from the top of the stack on the Cliffs Victory. Chris Hagen
Farr, Merton E. upbound at Detroit in October 1965 after sale to Misener Transportation. Emory Massman
Farrell, James A. passing Mission Point in 1971. Len Barr
Farrell, James A. underway in the 1920's. Steve Haverty Collection
Favorite (tug) at dock. William H. Newcomb, from the John Garniss collection.
Favorite with 'G' tug Laurence L. Turner (right) docked at the Soo, Oct. 1972. Roger LeLievre
Ferbert, A.H. on the Detroit River, 1981. Wayne Garrett
Ferbert, A.H. at the Soo, May 1980. Dick Wicklund
Ferndale outbound Toledo in the late 1970's. Jim Hoffman
Fernie at Fort William, ON, 1959. Gordon Bugbee - 2004 Calendar
Feux-Follets Collection of photos & history.

Fitzgerald, Edmund Collection of Photos
Fitzgerald, W.E. Historical Perspectives photo gallery
Field, William K. Collection of photos
Findlay, Harry L. at Cleveland, OH, 1961. Gordon Bugbee - 2004 Calendar
Ford, Benson Rouge River 1979. Paul C. LaMarre Jr.
Ford, Benson being overtaken by the Edward L. Ryerson, July 29, 1971. Roger LeLievre
Ford, Benson on the Detroit River. Lorraine Morrill
Ford, Benson inbound Maumee Bay bound for the Lakefront Coal Docks to load a coal cargo. Jim Hoffman
Ford, Benson (1) loading coal at the Lakefront #2 Coal dock.  Jim Hoffman
Ford, Emory L. Historical Perspectives Gallery
Ford, E.M. Collection of photos & history.
Ford, Henry II Historical Perspectives photo gallery.
Ford, J.B. Historical Perspectives photo gallery
Ford, William Clay
St. Mary's River, December, 1980 - 1996 Calendar
Ford, William Clay & J. A. W. Iglehart, Neebish Rock Cut, St. Marys River June 20, 1981. Dick Wicklund

Ford, William Clay in the St. Marys River. 1965. John Vournakis
Ford, William Clay, Rouge River, 1984. Mike Nicholls - 2005 Calendar
Ford, William Clay (2)
Collection of photos & history
Fort Chambly underway Maumee River, Toledo Ohio. by James R. Hoffman
Fort Chambly in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Fort Henry Historical Perspectives photo gallery
Fort St. Louis in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Fort William Collection of photos & history.
Fort York upbound the St. Marys River on a calm morning in May, 1974. Roger LeLievre
Fort York in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
France, John A. (see Algoriver)
Frankcliffe Hall Collection of photos & history
Franquelin headed downriver from the Cherry Street Bridge. she just finished loading a grain cargo. Jim Hoffman
Frantz, Joseph H. Collection of photos & history.

Fraser, Leon Collection of photos & history
French River in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Freighter in heavy seas on Lake Superior in l966. Capt. R. Metz
Frontenac (5) Collection of photos and history.

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Galway towing the Nordale in the Rouge, 1978. Halstead J. Jackson
Galway Bay, Detroit River 1983. Mike Nicholls - 2005 Calendar

Gaspedoc at Fort William, ON in November, 1962. Gordon Bugbee - 2004 Calendar
Gaspe Transport in 1986. Rene Beauchamp
Gaucher, Hubert at Sorel, Quebec in 1985. Rene Beauchamp
Gaynor, William C. on the St. Clair River, 1962. Gordon Bugbee - 2004 Calendar
Girdler, Tom M. passing Mission Point in the late 1960s. From the Tom Manse collection courtesy Roger LeLievre.
Gleneagles at Port Colborne, ON, 1977. Rudi Rabe
Glenevis in the Welland Ship Canal, April 29, 1982. James E. Morris - 2007 Calendar
Glossbrenner, A.S. with the tug Patricia Hoey upbound the Maumee River, Toledo, OH to load grain, 1986. Jim Hoffman - 2010 Calendar
Glossbrenner, A.S. in the Welland Canal, 1982. Rudi Rabe
Goble, George D. Collection of photos.
Golden Hind in Mohawk colors at Prescott, ON in the spring of 1958. John McCreery
Golden Hind in Quebec & Ontario Transportation colors in the Welland Canal, Apr. 22, 1983. John McCreery
Goode, R.H. at the Ford Coal Dock on the Rouge River, November 1964.
James H. Jackson - 2009 Calendar
Governor Miller on the St. Clair River, 1965. Emory A. Massman
Governor Miller unloading in Duluth, 1958. Wesley R. Harkins
Grace, E.G. upbound in the MacArthur Lock, Sept. 1972. Roger LeLievre

Greene, Edward B. downbound Lake St. Clair, 1977. Rudi Rabe
Greene, Edward B. & Joseph H. Frantz, Great Northern Railway ore docks, Allouez, WI in November, 1959 - 1997 Calendar
Greene, Edward B. at American Shipbuilding Jim Hoffman
Greene, Edward B.
and Walter G. Mather laid up at Toledo, OH in the late 1970's. Rudi Rabe
Gulf Transport in the Welland Canal, July 1, 1968. James H. Jackson - 2009 Calendar
Guthrie, Alastair at fitout. Jim Hoffman

Guthrie, Alastair working with the tug Virginia, October 1980. Mark Cowles

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Halifax Collection of photos & history
Hamildoc in 1954. Scott B. Worden Jr. - 2003 Calendar
Hannah, Daryl C. (tug) towing the J.R. Sensibar up the Maumee River. The Sensibar will eventually be placed in drydock at the Shipyard. The Sensibar was just sold to the Johnstone Shipping Company and when she came off the drydock she was renamed Conallisson. Jim Hoffman
Harriman, Lewis G. in 1978. Rev. Peter Van Der Linden
Hartwell, Fred G. Historical Perspectives photo gallery
Hatfield, Joshua A. in 1986 after being blown aground during a storm at Minnesota Point, Duluth, MN. Duane Holsen
Heimbecker, H.C. Historical Perspectives Gallery
Heimbecker, H.C. downbound the St. Marys River at Nine Mile Point, July 1978. Roger LeLievre

Heimbecker, H.C. on the Maumee River, 1979. Paul C. LaMarre Jr.
Heimbecker, H.C. on the St. Marys River, 1981. Rudi Rabe
Henderson, George G. in the Welland Canal, Sept. 19, 1976. James H. Jackson - 2009 Calendar
Henderson, George G. at Thunder Bay. Oct. 17, 1977. Gene Onchulenko from the 2002 calendar
Henderson, George G. in Oct., 1978. Roger LeLievre
Hennepin on the Calumet River in S. Chicago loading coal, Sept. 1963 (W.E. Fitzgerald astern). William Lafferty

Hennepin unloading salt in the early seventies at the City Dock in Toledo. Jim Hoffman
Hennepin, followed by the H. Lee White inbound Maumee Bay. Both vessels are headed for the Lakefront and C&O Coal Docks respectively. The Henry Ford II is seen outbound Maumee Bay she just finished loading a coal cargo at the C&O Coal Docks. Jim Hoffman
Hennepin upbound the Maumee River from the Cherry Street Bridge heading for the salt dock to unload her cargo of road salt. Jim Hoffman
Hennepin loading coal at the C&O #3 Coal Dock, with the Ben W. Calvin at the #2 Dock waiting to load. Jim Hoffman
Hennepin at the Hans Hansen Dock undergoing repairs. Jim Hoffman
Hennepin approaching the Lakefront Coal Docks to load a coal cargo. Jim Hoffman
Hennepin in 1974 on Lake Erie. Gregory S. Rudnick - 2006 Calendar

Heron Bay (2) Historical Perspectives Gallery
Hillman, J.H. Jr. in the St. Marys River, 1961. On charter to Columbia.1991 William J. Luke
Hillman, J.H. Jr. lay-up at the Naval Armory area of Bayview Park, Toledo, Dec. 1973. Jim Hoffman

Hindman, Blanche aground the St. Clair River June, 1977.  Rudi Rabe

Hindman, Blanche loading grain at the Midstates Elevator. Hindman has just purchased her from the National Steel Fleet. She formerly sailed as Matthew Andrews. This was her first trip under her new name. Jim Hoffman
Hindman, George
loading grain at Midstates Elevator. Jim Hoffman
Hindman, George
at Midstates Elevator (note the smoke) getting ready to load a grain cargo. Jim Hoffman
Hindman, Martha loading grain at Lake Calumet, S. Chicago, IL, Nov. 1977. Lou Gerard Sr.
Hindman, Martha
loading a grain cargo at the Midstates Elevator. Jim Hoffman
Hindman, Ruth
at Port Arthur Ship Building, 1959. William J. Luke
Hobson, Robert is going through spring fitout at the Lakefront Docks. She would be out sailing several days later. Notice the Hulett ore unloaders to the right of the vessel.  Jim Hoffman
Hochelaga and Simcoe at Thunder Bay, 1981. Dick Wicklund
Hochelaga at Thunder Bay, 1981. Dick Wicklund

Hochelaga in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Hochelaga in the Welland Canal, 1959. William J. Luke
Hochelaga and the Ashcroft at the Soo in 1965. Chuck Franz
Hochelaga at her launching at Collingwood, August 4, 1949. Lisa Pratt

Holloway, W.W. which just arrived at the C&O Docks "Frog Pond" area for her final layup. she would sit here for several years before being sold off for
scrap.
Jim Hoffman
Holley, Alexander
under tow of the John Ericsson. William H. Newcomb, the John Garniss collection.
Homer, Arthur B. on the St. Marys River in the 1970's. Roger LeLievre

Homer, Arthur B. underway, by James Hoffman
Homer, Arthur B. loading its first cargo at Allouez, Wi. 1960. Wesley R. Harkins
Homer, Arthur B. passing through the Soo locks, Roger LeLievre Collection
Homer, Arthur B. after a collision with the salty Navshipper in 1972. (series) John P. Havican
Hood, Clifford F. Mark Thompson
Houghton, Douglass and barge John Fritz 1961, St. Mary's River. From the 1999 Calendar
Hudson (Great Lakes Maritime Academy training tug) making port at the Soo, Sept. 1972. Roger LeLievre
Hudson, A.A. from the 1992 calendar by John Vournakis
Hulett unloader NYC+S+L ceremony welcoming the new electric 17-ton Hulletts by Wellman. Huron, Ohio 1950. J.D. Burger. From member
Jay Williams' Big Four Graphics
Hulett unloaders at work in Cleveland. Library of Congress
Humphrey, George M.
at Zug Island, 1978. Capt. William A. Hoey
Humphrey, George M. and Paul H. Carnahan laid up along the Detroit River, Aug. 17, 1985. Violet Bostwick

Huron carferry on the Detroit River, 1965. Capt. William A. Hoey
Huron at the CSX Dock "Frog Pond" awaiting her fate Jim Hoffman
Lightship Huron No. 103 Lightship on station. - 1991 Calendar
Husky 120 on the St. Marys River, August 18, 1972. James E. Morris - 2007 Calendar

Hutchinson, Charles L. Collection of photos & history.
Hutchinson, John T. scrap tow in the Welland Canal April 22, 1988 with lead tug Glenside.  Stern view with tug W.N. Twolan. John McCreery

Hutchinson, John T. backing away from the C.&O. Coal Docks after loading coal. Jim Hoffman

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Ice blockade at the Soo in 1926. 150 ships were frozen in below the locks and it took 3 weeks to free all but 26 vessels.
Iglehart, J.A.W. Collection of photos & history.
Imperial Sarnia downbound at Mission Point, Apr. 18, 1971. Roger LeLievre
Imperial Sarnia underway. David R. E. Cliff.
Imperial Windsor Historical Perspectives Gallery

Incan Superior in 1978 Reverend Peter Van der Linden.
Interlake ships in lay-up at Muskegon in 1956. A steel strike sent the ships to the wall. Marc Vander Meulen Collection
International underway. Capt. R. Metz
International, Thomas E. Millsop and Clarence B. Randall in lay-up at Superior, 1964. Wesley R. Harkins
The International in 1973 arriving at Escanaba. Gregory S. Rudnick - 2006 Calendar
Iron King & Iron Queen in the Soo Locks, late 1800's early 1900's from a turn-of-the-century glass plate negative. Stephen P. Upham III collection
Iroquois in the Welland Canal, Aug. 22, 1965. James H. Jackson - 2009 Calendar
Irvin, William A. on the Detroit River, 1976. Donald Dube, John van der Doe collection

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Jackson, Herbert C. Collection of photos & history.
Jesse James at Connors Creek, 1963. Capt. William A. Hoey
Jensen Star passing Port Huron 1985. Cy Hudson
Jodrey, Roy A. unloading on the Keweenaw Waterway,  September 1968. R. M. Maki
Louis Jolliet, St. Lawrence River, 1987. Mike Nicholls - 2005 Calendar
Jupiter on fire at the Total Petroleum dock along the Saginaw River, Bay City, MI, Sept. 16, 1990. Aerial views 1 & 2. Aftermath. Todd Shorkey collection

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Kam (tug) at Fort William, ON. 1959. Edward J. Morris
Kaw (USCG) at Toledo Coast Guard Station during Operation Coal Shovel. She would escort coal boats from Toledo to Detroit and back to Toledo during the winter months. Usually one or two freighters would operate in this trade during the winter months. The Kaw operates today as the Roger Stahl. Jim Hoffman
Keewatin underway St. Marys River, 9/64. Skip Meier Collection.
Kendall, John, Detroit Fire Boat in the Detroit River. Bill Hoey.
Keyport in Lock 8 in the late 1950's. Ron LaDue is seen in the foreground photographing the ship. Avery LaDue.
Kilkenny in the Rouge River. Bill Hoey
Kirby, Frank E. From Passenger Ships of the Great Lakes
Kinsman Independent (1) underway. Len Barr

Kinsman Independent (1) loading coal at the C&O #2 Dock during the late sixties. Jim Hoffman
Kinsman Independent (2) downbound the Detroit River in July, 1980 for Lorain, OH and the American Shipbuilding Co. with a deck load of "footer" cabins for the hull of the William J. De Lancey.  Stern view.  Paul  C. LaMarre Jr. courtesy of Paul C. LaMarre III

Kinsman Independent (2), Cleveland, 1982. Mike Nicholls - 2005 Calendar
Kinsman Independent (3) Collection of photos & history.
Kinsman Enterprise unloading at the PRR ore dock, Cleveland, OH, June 12, 1988. Allen Seremak
Kinsman Enterprise downbound at Port Huron 1990. Rod Burdick
Kinsman Enterprise in the St. Clair River Cutoff Channel, July 26, 1991. Skip Meier - 2008 Calendar

Kinsman Enterprise towed past Lighthouse Point in Buffalo. Brian Wroblewski
Kinsman Voyager Historical Perspectives Gallery
Kuber, James L. Collection of photos & history.
Kuber, Lewis J.
Collection of photos & history

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Labelle & tug Nebraska in Cleveland 9/61. Skip Meier Collection
Lac Des Iles at Toledo 1980. Jim Hoffman
Lac Des Iles loading a grain cargo at the Midstates Elevator. Jim Hoffman
Lachinedoc on the Welland Canal 1971. Rene Beauchamp
Lagonda in the Lower Detroit River, 1940's. Rudi Rabe
Lake Winnipeg downbound the Welland Canal in Lock 7, Oct.15, 1982. John McCreery
Lake Winnipeg upbound the Maumee River from the Cherry Street Bridge bound for one of the elevators to load a grain cargo. Jim Hoffman
Lake Winnipeg loading a grain cargo at the Mid States Elevator. Jim Hoffman
Lakewood upbound the Maumee River bound for Toledo's Kuhlman Dock to unload sand, Apr. 1981. Jim Hoffman
Lakewood owned by Erie Sand Fleet inbound Maumee Bay with a load of sand bound for the Nicholson Sand Dock just south of the I 280 bridge in Toledo. Jim Hoffman
Lamont, Thomas W.
underway, Jim Luke.
Lamont, Thomas W., Lorain, Ohio. 1981. Mike Nicholls - 2005 Calendar
La Salle, June 1955. Scott B. Worden Jr. - 2003 Calendar

Lawrendoc heading downbound the Maumee River from the Cherry Street Bridge. She has just finished loading a grain cargo at one of the Elevators upriver.  Jim Hoffman
Leadale behind Peach Island in the 1970's. Rudi Rabe
Leadale preparing to load grain at the Midstates grain Elevator. Jim Hoffman
Leadale heading downbound the Maumee River approaching the Cherry Street Bridge. She just finished loading a grain cargo and is now bound for a Canadian Port to unload her cargo. Jim Hoffman
Le Chene No.1 upbound the Welland Canal exiting Lock 1, July 10, 1983. Stern view. John McCreery
Leecliffe Hall (1) Historical Perspectives Gallery
Leecliffe Hall (2) Historical Perspectives Gallery

Lehigh downbound the Maumee River from the Cherry Street Bridge. She just finished loading grain at one of the Elevators upriver. Jim Hoffman
Lehigh with the bumboat "Deweys" alongside loading a grain cargo at the Midstates Elevator. The grain cargo will be going out the Seaway and she will return back to the Lakes with a load of high grade ore loaded at a Seaway port. Jim Hoffman
Leitch, Gordon C. (2)
Collection of photos & history.

Lemoyne (1) Historical Perspectives Gallery
Leslie, Alexander in the St. Marys River, 1966. John Vournakis - 1992 Calendar
Lindabury, Richard V. under way off Lorain, OH prior to 1978. Robert Kramer
Liquilassie on the Detroit River in the 1960's. Rudi Rabe
Liquilassie stern view. Rudi Rabe

Lowson, Sir Denys downbound after unloading at Algoma Steel.  Roger LeLievre

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Mackinaw assisting with the St. Clair River ice jam in 1984. Rudi Rabe collection
Mackinaw in the white hull color scheme outbound Maumee Bay bound for her next port of call. Jim Hoffman
Mackinaw when painted white. Todd Davidson
Mackinaw as seen from the deck of the Algogulf stuck fast in the ice of Whitefish Bay, Mar. 27, 1988. Capt. Alain Gindroz
Mackinaw and CCGS Samuel Risley at Sarnia, ON Apr. 22, 2006; old friends have their last meeting. Bill Bird
Mackinac Islander in 1955. Capt. William A. Hoey
Mancox at Port Colborne, 1964.  John Vournakis
Manitoba in 1969 above Lock 7, Welland Ship Canal. Gregory S. Rudnick - 2006 Calendar
Manitoulin in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Manske, Fred A. in 1969. Rev. Peter Van Der Linden
Mantadoc (2) Collection of photos & history.
Manzzutti Historical Perspectives Gallery
Maplebranch at Thunder Bay. Dec. 16, 1978. Gene Onchulenko from the 2002 calendar.
Maplecliffe Hall
New collection of photos & updated history coming soon.
Mapleglen Collection of photos & history
Marinsal (formerly Kinsman's Peter Robertson) upbound Lock 7 in 1979 with shunters attached to the bow and stern. The Marinsal was chartered by the St. Lawrence Seaway Authority to take part in a feasibility study to shorten lock through time with the use of 2 powered shunters. Al Howard
Maritime Trader Collection of photos & history.
Markham (Corps of Engineers hopper dredge) at Green Bay pumpout, discharge pipeline connected. Bill Steel
Martian St. Clair River, 1966. Emory A. Massman
Mataafa Series showing a trip onboard in the early 1900's.
Mather, Samuel (7) Historical Perspectives photo gallery
Mather, Samuel (6) on the Detroit River, May 11, 1977. James E. Morris - 2007 Calendar
Mather, Samuel and Robert Hobson at lay-up Dec. 1975. Lakefront coal docks, Toledo. J.R. Hoffman
Mather, Samuel during spring fitout at the Hocking Valley Dock. Several days later she would be out sailing. Jim Hoffman
Mather, Samuel
loading coal at the C&O #3 Dock. Jim Hoffman
Mather, Samuel
in 1973. Rev. Peter Van Der Linden
Mather, Samuel (Middletown at left) leaves the Mac Lock. The Harry L. Allen is upbound in the background 1975. Roger LeLievre
Mather, William G. arriving at the Soo on August 1, 1980. - 1989 Calendar
Mather, William G. & Robert C. Stanley two way traffic under the Blue Water Bridge, 1962 - back cover of Ahoy & Farewell II
Mather, William G. and Edward B. Greene laid up at Toledo, OH in the late 1970's. Rudi Rabe
Maumee Collection of photos & history
Maunaloa II inbound at the Superior Front Channel in sub-zero weather, November 29, 1958 - 1997 Calendar
Maunaloa II at Goderich, 1965. Halstead J. Jackson
Mauthe, J.L. Collection of photos & history
McAllister, Patricia B. in 1988. Rene Beauchamp
McCullough, Joan M. underway, June 6, 1976. by Rene Beauchamp - 1998 Calendar
McCurdy, Merle M.
at Cleveland, 1978. Paul C. LaMarre Jr.
McCurdy, Merle M.  and Henry Steinbrenner in long term lay-up at the C&O Docks "Frog Pond" area waiting for business conditions to improve before they would sail again. Jim Hoffman
McGean, John A.
during happier times at the No.10 Dock in Ashtabula, OH. She was to be taken down along with her crew to the bottom of Lake Huron during the Big Storm of 1913. William Forsythe collection
McGiffin, J.W.
Collection of photos & history
McGonagle, William A. loading a grain cargo at Andersons Elevator. The grain cargo will be unloaded at Buffalo, New York. Jim Hoffman
McGonagle, William A. & L. E. Block, at the Soo, 6-19-1981.
Dick Wicklund
McGonagle, William A. entering Duluth, late 1970's / early 1980's. Steve Lawson
McKee Sons underway in 1962. Photo by Keith Gale. From Stuart Evans collection.
McKee Sons on the Detroit River, stern view. Rudi Rabe
McKee Sons in Aug., 1974. Roger LeLievre
McKee Sons sailing for American Steam Ship Company, getting ready to depart the salt docks near the Nicholson Sand Dock. She just finished unloading her salt cargo. This view was taken in 1976, note the Bi-Centennial emblems on the forward cabins of the vessel. Jim Hoffman
McKellar, John O.
Scott Misener Collection
McLagan, T.R.
in the Welland Canal, 1954. Wesley R. Harkins
McLaughlan, William under construction at Lorain, Ohio by American Ship Building Company. September 28, 1926. From Edward J. Wingenroth collection.
McWatters, J.N. inbound Maumee Bay with an ore cargo bound for the Lakefront Ore Dock.  Jim Hoffman

Meaford with the tug Tennessee heading upbound from the Cherry Street Bridge for the grain elevators to load grain. She was later sold to the Soo River Fleet and sailed for a very short time as Pierson Independent. Jim Hoffman
Meldrum Bay, Welland Canal, 1982. Mike Nicholls - 2005 Calendar
Meldrum Bay at Port Colborne, ON, April 30, 1982. James E. Morris - 2007 Calendar
Menihek Lake passing Six Mile Point on the St. Marys River, June 1980. Roger LeLievre
Menihek Lake in 1977. From the 2002 calendar featuring photos from Gene Onchulenko
Mercury (tanker) at the American Shipbuilding Company Yards in for repair work. Jim Hoffman
Mercury upbound the St. Marys River at Mission Point, Dec. 1971. Roger LeLievre
Mesabi Miner Collection of photos & history.
Meteor on the St. Clair River, 1969. Rev. Peter Vander Linden
Meteor in the Rouge River.  From the Sid Ferriss Collection courtesy Wade Streeter
Metis in 1975.
Michipicoten upbound at Sault Ste. Marie with a cargo of coal bound for Algoma Steel in 1971. Roger LeLievre
Middletown as a straight decker approaching the C&O Ore Dock to unload ore pellets from Silver Bay, MN. Note the ice on the bow of the vessel. Jim Hoffman
Millsop, Thomas E. in July, 1972. Roger LeLievre
Misener, John E.F.
Scott Misener Collection
Misener, John E.F. underway 1962. By Keith Gale. (courtesy Stuart Evans)
Misener, John E.F. in June, 1978. Roger LeLievre
Misener, John E.F. at Thunder Bay. Dec. 3, 1978. Gene Onchulenko from the 2002 calendar.
Misener, Peter unloading at the Pennsylvania Rail ore dock, Cleveland, OH, Sept. 20, 1989. Allen Seremak
Misener, Ralph Collection of photos & history
Misener, Ralph S. (2) in the St. Clair Flats, 1961. Gordon Bugbee - 2004 Calendar
Misener, Scott (3) Historical Perspectives Gallery
Misener, Scott (4) Collection of photos & history.
Mondoc downbound the Maumee River from the Cherry Street Bridge after loading a grain cargo at one of the Elevators up river. Jim Hoffman
Montcliffe Hall Collection of photos & history.
Montrealais Collection of photos and history.
Moore, Olive L. Collection of photos and history.
Morgan, J. Pierpoint Historical Perspectives Gallery
Morrell, Daniel J. Historical Perspectives Gallery
Morrow, Joe S. entering the MacArthur Lock in 1969. Roger LeLievre
Morrow, Joe S. in 1964. Rev. Peter Van Der Linden
Morrow, Joe S. underway. Chuck Franz
Munson, John G. at the Soo locks decorated for the US Bicentennial, July 1976. T.R. McLagan is above the lock. Roger LeLievre
Munson, John G. on the St. Clair River near Marysville, MI in 1954. Rob Butler collection
Murray Bay (see Canadian Provider)

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Naugatuck, June 1963. Scott B. Worden Jr. - 2003 Calendar
Naugatuck breaking ice on the St. Marys River at Mission Point, Feb. 1974. Roger LeLievre
Newberry, E.J. outbound Maumee Bay, Toledo, OH. Jim Hoffman
Newberry, E.J. at the C&O Coal Dock waiting for a berth at one of the grain elevators located upriver. In this picture she was recently purchased from the National Steel Fleet her former name was the Thomas E. Millsop. Jim Hoffman
New York News at Zug Island preparing to back into the old Rouge in the 1980's. Rudi Rabe
Niagara Mohawk on the St. Clair River in 1961. Gordon Bugbee - 2004 Calendar
Nicolet unloading at the Consumers Dock, St. Joseph, MI, May 3, 1989. Herman Phillips
Nicolet loading coal at the Lakefront #2 Coal Dock at Toledo. Jim Hoffman
Nicolet on a foggy day. Andy Laborde
Nicolet about one month after the fire destroyed her forward cabins. Note the windows in the pilot house are broken out and the burn marks from the fire around these windows. She is at the Hans Hansen Dock eventually she will be taken to the drydock of Toledo Shipyard to have her cabins replaced and her self unloading system repaired. Jim Hoffman
Nipigon Bay loading grain at Midstates Elevator. Jim Hoffman
Nordmeer wrecked in Lake Huron. Roger LeLievre Collection. A navigation error on November 19, 1966 sent the freighter aground on Thunder Bay Island Shoal in northern Lake Huron. A storm batter the ship against the shoal and it was declared a total loss. Today parts of the hull remain visible above the water.

Norris, James Collection of photos & history.
Northern Venture in the Welland Canal. Terry McCullough
Northern Venture entering Duluth, MN in August, 1977. Marc Vander Meulen collection
Northern Venture approaching the C&O Coal Docks to load a coal cargo for Hamilton, Ontario delivery. Jim Hoffman
Norton, Robert C.
Gene Onchulenko
Norrton, Robert C. at Cleveland, OH, Aug. 28, 1978. Rudi Rabe

Norton, Robert C. during spring fitout at the Hocking Valley Dock. Several days later she will be out sailing. Jim Hoffman
North American at dock. From the Thomas Manse Collection
North American at Mackinaw Island, 1963. William J. Luke
The cruise ships North and South American by Keith S. Gale from the Stuart Evans collection.

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Oakglen (1) upbound the very muddy Maumee River from the Craig Bridge headed for one of the elevators to load a grain cargo. Jim Hoffman
Oakglen at Thunder Bay. Dec. 12, 1983. Gene Onchulenko from the 2002 calendar.
Oakglen (1) caught in the St. Clair River ice jam, 1984. Rudi Rabe
Oakglen (2) Collection of photos and history.
Oberstar, Hon. James L. Collection of photos & history

Oglebay, Crispin (2) unloading in Detroit 1989. Skip Meier
Oglebay, Crispin (2) on Lake St. Clair, Aug. 22, 1991. Skip Meier

Oglebay, Crispin in winter layup at the Toledo Overseas Docks in the late sixties. Jim Hoffman
Crispin Oglebay downbound the Welland Canal's Lock 3 circa Sept. 1959. John McCreery
Ojibway (supply boat) at the Soo in July 1972 with the approaching Roger Blough and an unidentified CSL vessel in the background. Roger LeLievre
Olds, Irving S. at Duluth. Sept. 2, 1979. Gene Onchulenko from the 2002 calendar.
Olds, Irving S.
at the Soo, May 1980. Gene Wicklund
Olds, Irving S. being towed from her long time layup berth in Duluth, MN - July, 1988.
Ontadoc underway in 1968. Rene Beauchamp
Outarde underway, June 1971. by Rene Beauchamp - 1998 Calendar.
Outarde downbound, July 16, 1971. Roger LeLievre
Outarde upbound the Maumee River from the Cherry Street Bridge bound for one of the Elevators to load a grain cargo. Jim Hoffman

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Panoil downbound the St. Clair River in the 1940's. Rudi Rabe collection
Pathfinder Collection of photos & history.
Patton, Thomas F. in the Upper St Mary's River, 1957. Bob Pocotte Collection
Patton, Thomas F. breaking through blue ice leaving Escanaba, MI, Feb. 1978. Jon Paul Michaels

Peckinpaugh, Day, 1989. Rudi Rabe.
Pere Marquette No. 3 after a Milwaukee bridge dropped onto it in 1917.  Manistee County Historical Museum - Steve Harold
Pere Marquette 18 shown in this post card as a railcar ferry between 1902 and 1908. William Forsythe collection
Pere Marquette 20 Historical Perspectives Gallery
Perkins, George W. Historical Perspectives Gallery

Perseus loading at Buffalo, August 1952. Scott B. Worden Jr. - 2003 Calendar
Perseus, June 1955. Scott B. Worden Jr. - 2003 Calendar
Philbin, D.M. Historical Perspectives Gallery
Phipps, Henry underway
Pic River upbound the St. Marys River, Aug. 1978. Roger LeLievre
Pickands, Colonel James smoking up a storm in June, 1974. Roger LeLievre
Pierson Daughters loading a grain cargo at the Midstates Elevator. This vessel was recently purchased by the Soo River Company from the Interlake Steamship Company Fleet. She sailed for many years for this fleet as the Charles M. Schwab. Note the early color scheme used by the Soo River Company on this vessel.  Jim Hoffman
Pierson, Judith M.
in the Welland Canal, 1981. Jim Hoffman - 2010 Calendar
Pierson, Judith M. underway, by James R. Hoffman
Pierson, Robert S. (1): Collection of photos.
Pinedale Historical Perspectives Gallery

Pioneer underway.  Gene Onchulenko
Pioneer with the Thomas Wilson astern of her at the C.&O. Coal Docks Frog Pond area. The Pioneer was later towed out to Bay Shipbuilding Company at Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin where she was converted over to a cement storage vessel. She is now known as the CTC No. 1 and is located in South Chicago. The Wilson eventually ended being scrapped overseas.  Jim Hoffman
Pointe Noire at Port Colborne 1967
Pointe Noire getting ready to load grain at the Midstates Elevator. Note the bumboat "Deweys" alongside her doing business with the ships crew. Jim Hoffman
Pointe Noire headed downriver after loading a grain cargo. Jim Hoffman
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Pontiac underway.  Gene Onchulenko
Pontiac (2) in 1975 in lower Lake Huron. Gregory S. Rudnick - 2006 Calendar

Pontiac, on her tow off the Lakes to the cutter's torch. Gilles de Villers
Portadoc passing Amherstberg in 1963. Capt. William A. Hoey
Port Colborne fit out in 1926. David Roy Collection
Port Colborne aerial view in the 1950's. David Roy Collection
Post, G.G. in 1968. Rev. Peter Van Der Linden
Presque Isle loading at Marquette, MI during the summer of 1989. Rod Burdick
Presque Isle (1) Collection of photos & history
Puritan prior to renaming as the George M. Cox in 1933 (and demise May 27, 1933).  Skip Saum collection
Purnell, Frank in Columbia colors unloading salt at the salt dock in downtown Toledo. In 1974 she was renamed Robert C. Norton (2). Jim Hoffman

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Quebecois loading grain at Lake Calumet, S. Chicago, IL, Oct. 1977. Lou Gerard Sr.
Quebecois tied up at the City Dock waiting to load grain at one of the Elevators upriver. Canadian Leader is seen in the background she is also waiting for a loading dock at one of the Elevators.  Jim Hoffman
Quebecois Collection of photos & history.
Quedoc Collection of photos & history.

Quetico in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Quetico inbound Toledo.  Rudi Rabe

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Radich, Christian (tall ship) visiting in 1976. During America's Bi-Centennial celebration the tall ship toured various ports on the St. Lawrence Seaway and Great Lakes. During August 1976 the Radich was at Toledo for several days, Tens of thousands of people toured the vessel while in port. In the first view we see her at the City Docks open for tours. She was launched in 1937 and is approximately 238 feet long, her compliment was 14 crew members with 88 cadets onboard during her visit. Downbound headed for her next port of call with the tug Pennsylvania. Jim Hoffman
Radich, Christian
approaches the Cherry Street Bridge outbound. Stern view.  Jim Hoffman
Rail Ferries stuck in ice. Writing on back of photo reads "the No 3 - 1 smoke stack was stuck on a cake of ice. Now they call her the Ice Cream Line." unknown date or photographer.
Rand, George F. Historical Perspectives photo gallery.
Randall, Clarence B. leaving the Poe Lock downbound at the Soo, Sept. 1975. Lou Gerard Sr., Lou Gerard collection
Randall, Clarence B. underway, by James R. Hoffman
Randall, Clarence B. on the St. Marys River, August 8, 1974. James E. Morris - 2007 Calendar

Red Wing Historical Perspectives Gallery

Reiss, J.L. on the Detroit River, 1963. Edward J. Morris
Reiss, John P. at the Soo in 1965. Halstead J. Jackson
Reiss, Otto M. on the Detroit River, 1965. John Vournakis
Reiss, Peter R. Rouge River, 1971. Capt. William A. Hoey

Reiss, Peter (barge) in Toledo. She was finished as an operational barge and was awaiting her scrap tow. Jim Hoffman
Reiss, Raymond H.
Historical Perspectives Gallery
Reiss Brothers Collection of photos.
Reiss, Richard at Alabaster, MI, Oct. 13, 1991. Skip Meier - 2008 Calendar
Reiss, Richard J. with the tug Wicklow at the Rouge short cut, 1986. Rudi Rabe

Reiss, Richard J. of the American Steamship Company loading coal at the C & O #3 coal machine. Jim Hoffman
Reiss, William A.
approaching the Lakefront Ore Docks in Toledo in the early 1970's. Jim Hoffm
Reiss, William A. laid up at Toledo in the 1980's. Rudi Rabe
Reserve Collection of photos & history.
Richardson, W.C. as a transfer vessel at the Wills Dock, Toledo in Oct., 1977. Jim Hoffman
Richardson, W.C. on the St. Clair River, Aug. 1973. Terry McCullough
Richelieu in the lower St. Lawrence River, 1964. John Vournakis
Richelieu  in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Richelieu and Bantry Bay, Rouge River, 1984. Mike Nicholls - 2005 Calendar
Ridgetown & Tug Frederick T. Kellers in Toledo, May 1957. Skip Meier Collection.
Ridgetown image of vessel as breakwater, R. Jenkins
Rimouski above the Welland Canal's Lock 8 at Port Colborne, ON, June 11, 1983. Marc Dease
Rimouski downbound the St. Marys River, Aug. 8, 1985. Greg Barber
Rimouski in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Roberts, Percival Jr. in Two Harbors, MN. Bob Carlson Collection
Robinson, C.S.  on the St. Clair River, 1962. William J. Luke
Robinson, T.W. under way on the Detroit River between 1975 and 1980. Donald Dube, John van der Doe collection
Robinson. T.W. backing away from the Consolidated Dock after unloading a salt cargo. The transfer vessel W. C. Richardson is in the background. Jim Hoffman

Rocket in 1973 on Lake St. Clair. Gregory S. Rudnick - 2006 Calendar
Roen, John IV (tug) in the St. Marys River in 1963. John Vournakis
Roesch, William R. in Kinsman colors loading coal at the C.&O. #3 Dock. She now sails as the David Z. Norton for the Oglebay Norton Fleet.  Jim Hoffman
Roesch, William R. in Kinsman colors outbound Maumee Bay 1973. Jim Hoffman
Rogers City outbound the Rouge River at Gaelic's yard, 1970's. Rudi Rabe

Rogers City at the C&O #3 Coal Dock. She has just finished loading a coal cargo and is getting ready to back away from the dock and will be outbound for her next port of call. Jim Hoffman
Roman, Stephen B. Collection of photos & history.
Royalton stern view at dusk, July 28, 1971. Roger LeLievre
Ryerson, Edward L. Collection of photos and history.

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Saginaw (3) Collection of photos & history
Saginaw Bay loading coal at the C&O #4 Dock. Jim Hoffman
Saginaw Bay outbound Maumee Bay 1978. Jim Hoffman

Sagittarius, now the Canadian flagged VSL Centurion, upbound the Detroit River off Grassy Island, Oct. 6, 2004. Stern view. Mike Nicholls
Saguenay in 1990. Rene Beauchamp
Saguenay downbound the Welland Canal below Lock 3, Apr. 30, 1987. Marc Dease
Saguenay in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Saskadoc upbound the St. Clair River with coal at Port Huron in the 1960's. Jon Paul Michaels
Saskatchewan Pioneer at Point Edward, ON Aug. 29, 1986. Stern view. Dick Wicklund

Saskatchewan Pioneer. Scott Misener Collection
Saskatchewan Pioneer upbound at Port Huron. Rod Burdick
Saskatoon at Lock 7, 1960. Edward J. Morris
Sauniere Collection of photos & history.

Schiller, William B. in 1969. Rev. Peter Van Der Linden
Schoelkopf, J.F. Jr. on the Rouge River in 1979. Paul C. LaMarre Jr.
Schoelkopf, J.F. Jr. in the black hull color scheme for the Erie Sand Steamship fleet. When this picture was taken she had recently purchased from the American Steamship Company Fleet. She and finished unloading a salt cargo at the City Docks and was proceeding down river photographed from the Cherry Street Bridge. Jim Hoffman
Schoelkopf, J.F. Jr.
backing into the C&O Coal Docks to load a coal cargo.
She is in the Erie Sand Fleet color scheme. Jim Hoffman
Schoelkopf, J.F. Jr.
(Erie Sand-green hull) getting ready to back into the C&O Coal Docks to load a coal cargo. Jim Hoffman
Schoelkopf, J.F. Jr.
underway. J.R. Hoffman
Schoonmaker, Col. James M. (Museum Ship) ready for rechristening on July 1, 2011 at Toledo, OH, 100 years to the day of her original launch. Roger LeLievre
Schoonmaker, Col. James M. in Cleveland, 1967. Halstead J. Jackson
Schwab, Charles M.Gene Onchulenko
Schwab, Charles M.
series featuring the 1940 Sailing Season
Schwab, Charles M. headed upbound the Maumee River passing through the Norfolk/Western railway bridge headed for the Interlake Iron Company Dock (Toledo Furnace) to unload ore. Jim Hoffman
Seaway Queen night loading at the Cargill elevator at Sarnia, ON, Aug. 22, 1995. Marc Dease
Seaway Queen with the Gaelic tug Galway Bay as they were headed to load grain. Jim Hoffman
Seaway Queen in the St. Clair River Cutoff Channel, May 22, 1991. Skip Meier - 2008 Calendar
Seaway Queen upbound the St. Clair River at Port Huron, MI, 1988. Rod Burdick
John M. Selvick in 1978 on Lake Michigan. Gregory S. Rudnick - 2006 Calendar
Senator of Canada at Thunder Bay. May 2, 1984. Gene Onchulenko from the 2002 calendar.
Senator of Canada
upbound under tow of two "G" tugs passing through the Cherry Street Bridge bound for the grain elevators to load grain. Jim Hoffman
Senneville Collection of photos & history
Sensibar, J.R. inbound on the Maumee River at Toledo, OH, June 1978. James Hoffman - 2010 Calendar

Sensibar, J.R. loading coal at the C&O #3 coal machine. Jim Hoffman
Seubert, Edward G.
underway in the 1920's. Steve Haverty Collection
Seubert, Edward G. underway in the St. Marys River c 1959. Skip Meier Collection
Shelley, J.W. Collection of photos and history.
Shelter Bay upbound the Maumee River from the Cherry Street Bridge bound for one of the Elevators to load a grain cargo. Jim Hoffman
Shenango II Collection of photos & history
Shenango Furnace Company's Colonel James M. Schoonmaker, William P. Snyder, Jr., Shenango, William P.Snyder and Wilpen. Photo taken in Buffalo some time between 1912 and 1925. Greg Hayden
Sherman, Frank A. in bound Maumee Bay headed for the C&O Coal Docks to load coal. Jim Hoffman
Sherman, Frank A. under stormy skies, Aug. 1978. Roger LeLievre
Sherwin, John (2)
Collection of photos and history.

Shiercliffe Hall Canal Bulk Freighter. Rev. Peter Vander Linden.
Silver Bay under tow of the tug Pennsylvania headed upbound for the Midstates Elevator to load a grain cargo. She has been just sold to the Canadian Fleet Soo River Company and upon delivery will be renamed Judith M. Pierson.  Jim Hoffman
Silver Bay and Kinsman Voyager awaiting there fate at the C.&O. Coal Docks Frog Pond area. The Voyager was scrapped while the Silver Bay was sold to the Soo River Fleet and became the Judith M. Pierson.  Jim Hoffman
Silverdale and Sylvania at the City Docks, Toledo, OH in the mid 1970's. Jim Hoffman
Silverdale backing away from the C&O Coal Docks bound for her next port of call. Jim Hoffman
Silverdale, underway in the Welland Canal. James R. Hoffman
Silverdale on the Detroit River, from the Ambassador Bridge. John McCreery

Silver Isle Collection of photos & history
Simcoe (2) silhouette by a Lake St. Clair sunset in 1993. Skip Meier
Simcoe in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Simcolite up bound in the St. Marys River 1930’s. Rudi Rabe
Sloan, George A. on the Rouge River, 1985. Rudi Rabe

Sloan, George A. opens the shipping season at the Soo Locks in April, 1965. Roger LeLievre
Snyder, Harris N.  at the C.&O. Coal docks. She is now finished as an operational carrier and is awaiting her scrap tow.  Jim Hoffman
Snyder, William P.
loading coal at the C&O # 3 coal. Jim Hoffman
Soo River Trader downbound the Maumee River at Toledo, OH. Jim Hoffman
Soo River Trader underway, by James R. Hoffman
Soo River Trader in the Welland Canal, July 3, 1982.
Soo River Trader sailing downbound the Maumee River with the tug Wyoming. She had just finished loading a grain cargo and is now bound for her next port of call in Canada. Jim Hoffman
South American Photo taken on the St. Clair River June, 1961 - 1994 Calendar
South American's stack while she is blowing a salute. sound file of actual whistle.
South American in dry dock for a propeller replacement in 1962. By Keith Gale from the Stuart Evans collection.
South American in 1955 at Mackinac Island - By William A. Hoey
South American in 1963 at Mackinac Island - By William A. Hoey
South American in 1954 on the St. Clair River near Marysville, MI. Rob Butler collection

Sparrows Point Collection of photos & history
Spruceglen (1): Historical Perspectives Gallery.
St. John, J.S. on Maumee Bay, 1991. Jim Hoffman - 2010 Calendar

St. Lawrence in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
St. Lawrence in 1964. Rev. Peter Van Der Linden
St. Lawrence (3), Welland Canal, 1978. Mike Nicholls - 2005 Calendar
St. Lawrence Navigator at the Midstates Elevator loading grain. She was a salt water vessel that was purchased by the Upper Lakes Shipping Company in 1975. She was lengthened nearly 83 feet and renamed Canadian Navigator in 1980. She was converted to a self unloader in 1997 and is presently sailing. Jim Hoffman
St. Marys Challenger Collection of photos & history.

Stadacona (2) at the Soo Line Ore Dock, Ashland, WI, 1946. Donald Jensen photo, from the late Tom Stewart collection
Stadacona at Marquette, Rod Burdick.
Stadacona loading ore at Marquette, 1989. Rod Burdick

Stadacona in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Stadacona loading coal at Toledo's CSX Coal Docks during 1990. Jim Hoffman
Stanley, Robert C. & Sewell Avery laid up at Superior, WI on May 9, 1985. John McCreery
Stanley, Robert C. at Cleveland, OH, June 1978. James E. Morris - 2007 Calendar
Ste. Claire in the South Channel, St. Clair River, May 27, 1991. Skip Meier - 2008 Calendar
Ste. Marie II with tugs Miseford & John McLean (left) attempt to free the salty Marko Marulic aground near Nine Mile Point, Aug. 1978. Roger LeLievre

Steelcliffe Hall upbound from the Cherry Street Bridge headed to one of the grain elevators to load grain. (Windoc) Jim Hoffman
Steel King on Western Lake Erie. Rudi Rabe Collection
Steelton on the St. Marys River in 1973. Roger LeLievre
Steelton after striking the Port Robinson Bridge.
Steinbrenner, Henry departing the C.O. # 3 coal dock at Toledo, OH. Jim Hoffman
Steinbrenner, Henryr on the Detroit River, 1987. Jim Jackson
Steinbrenner, Henry departing Superior, Wisconsin on her last trip before she was retired. December 3, 1989
Steinbrenner, George M. in 1967. Rev. Peter Van Der Linden
Steinbrenner, George M. & Charles C. West at the C&O Docks "Frog Pond" area awaiting there fate with the scrap yard.  Jim Hoffman
Sterling, Walter A.
Collection of photos & history.
Stonefax struck and sunk Oct. 14, 1966 in the Welland Canal between Allanburg and Port Robinson by salty Arthur Stove. (2) (3) (4) Jon Paul Michaels & Brenton Michaels
(The) Straits of Mackinac during one of its crossings before the building of the bridge, 1953 or '54. Chris Wilson
(The) Straits of Mackinac at St. Ignace, MI, July 2, 1954. Julie Schopieray collection
Straits of Mackinac in service at Mackinac Island in 1961. Bill Hoey
Straits of Mackinac interior view. Bill Hoey
Straits of Mackinac in 2001 at Kewaunee, WI. John Garniss
Sumatra in 1956. Scoot B. Worden Jr. - 2003 Calendar
Sundew (USCG) on Lake St. Clair, Aug. 18, 1996. Skip Meier - 2008 Calendar
Sykes, Wilfred Collection of photos & history.
Sylvania Historical Perspectives Gallery

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Tadoussac in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Tamarack in 1952. Scott B. Worden Jr. - 2003 Calendar
Tarantau downbound the St. Marys River, Sept. 3, 1994. Jeff & Greg Barber
Tarantau in 1975. G. Kingsford Collection
Tashmoo after sinking in 1936 at Amherstberg, ON  Another view of the once proud steamer resting on the bottom. Marv Hoffmeyer
Taylor, Myron C. Collection of photos & history.

Tennessee at Sandusky, 1939. Halstead J. Jackson
Teakglen Collection of photos & history.
Texaco Warrior in July, 1978. Roger LeLievre
Texas and Samuel Mather in the Cuyahoga River, Cleveland, OH, July 18, 1967. James H. Jackson
Thayer, Paul in July, 1974; now sailing as the Manitowoc. Roger LeLievre

Thompson, Joseph H. underway in the Detroit River 9/68, Dave Glick/Skip Meier Collection.
Thompson, Joseph H. at Allouez, WI backing from the Great Northern ore docks assisted by the tug Illinois, 1957 - 1997 Calendar

Thompson, Joseph H. pilot house at the Basic Marine yard in Escanaba, Rod Burdick.
Thompson, Joseph H. upbound in lower Lake Huron, Aug. 1979. Ray Hillary
Thornhill getting ready to load grain at the Midstates Elevator. Jim Hoffman
Thornhill on one of her last trips before scrapping, July 1976. Roger LeLievre
Thunder Cape (tug) towing barge D.B. Weldon, Aug. 1974. Roger LeLievre
Tietjen, Paul L.
is shown unloading ore at the Interlake Iron Company Dock (Toledo Furnace). Jim Hoffman
Tietjen, Paul L. loading.
Jim Hoffman
Tietjen, Paul L. downbound Lake St. Clair, 1977. Rudi Rabe
Tietjen, Paul L. in 1977 at Cleveland. Gregory S. Rudnick - 2006 Calendar
Toledo lay-ups (winter) at C&O Coal Docks "Frog Pond" area, left to right: Harry L. Allen, George E. Seedhouse, George M. Steinbrenner, and Hennepin. Jim Hoffman
Toledo lay-ups (winter) at Toledo Overseas Terminal Docks: front to back  G.A. Tomlinson, J.R. Sensibar, Joseph H. Frantz, and Edmund Fitzgerald. Jim Hoffman
Thomas, Eugene P. & James R. Barker loading at Taconite Harbor. August 7, 1978. Gene Onchulenko from the 2002 Calendar
Tomlinson, G.A.
Trenton Channel, 1979. Capt. William A. Hoey
Tomlinson, G.A. outbound Calumet River. July, 1974 by J.W. Bissell
Tomlinson, G.A. outbound Maumee Bay. She just finished loading coal at the C&O Coal Docks. Jim Hoffman

Topdasfjord, with a bum boat along side as she loads at Superior, WI. The Topdasfjord was to collide with and sink the Cedarville in 1965. William Forsythe collection
Tregurtha, Lee A. Collection of photos & history.
Triton towing tugs New York & California, Detroit River, 2000. Mike Nicholls - 2005 Calendar
Tusker (tug)  in the Welland Canal 1986. John Philbin
1954 Detroit tugboat race. Sid B. Ferriss Collection, courtesy Wade P. Streeter

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Uhlmann Brothers and R.E. Webster in lay-up at Toledo's C&O Docks "frog pond" area in the early 1970's. Jim HoffmanEdward A. Uhrig, M.A. Hanna Co., at the Soo Locks ca. 1923. Martin Pickands collection
Uhlmann Brothers in Kinsman colors. Roger LeLievre
(Photo taken by Henry S. Pickands, founder of Pickands, Mather & Co. and his young son, James Pickands II.) 

US Steel boats laid up during the M.E.B.A. strike in 1981. Gene Onchulenko from the 2002 calendar.
(left to right) Edwin H. Gott, Edgar B. Speer, Irving S. Olds, Sewell Avery, Arthur M. Anderson, Eugene P. Thomas, Thomas W. Lamont, Robert C. Stanley.
USS fit out in the 1940's at Jones Island, Milwaukee, WI. Bob Carlson Collection
USS Sable, a USN training aircraft carrier, upbound on her delivery trip to Chicago. The Sable is the converted D&C passenger ship Greater Buffalo converted at Buffalo, NY. Photo taken from the onboard the Joseph Wood upbound on Lake St. Clair in 1942. Tom Garvey
Utah on the Maumee River in 1989, Crispin Oglebay in the background. Jim Hoffman - 2010 Calendar

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Vacationland (Straits of Mackinac ferry) boarding passengers and vehicles in the 1950's. Roger LeLievre
Vandoc (Collection of pictures)
Venus in 1969. Rev. Peter Van Der Linden
Venus approaching the Sun Oil Dock. Taken from the Craig Bridge in Toledo. Jim Hoffman
Verendrye at the Soo in 1976. Jim Hoffman

Victorian Empress in 1990. Rene Beauchamp
Viking Historical Perspectives Gallery
Voorhees, Enders M.  at Mission Point, Jan. 1972. Roger LeLievre
Voorhees, Enders M. loading grain at Huron, OH in 1977. John Vournakis
Voorhees, Enders M. at Port Huron, MI in 1981. Dick Wicklund

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Wahcondah at Port Colborne, 1959. William J. Luke
Watson, Walter E. from the cover of the 1999 Calendar. Featuring photos by Edward J. Morris
Watt, James  (Norman W. Foy in background) at Duluth, 1957. Edward J. Morris
Watt, James Rev. Peter Van Der Linden
Waubic at Kingsville, Ontario early 1930's. Rudi Rabe
Weir, Ernest T. (2)
(American Fortitude) Collection of photos & history
West, Charles C. at the C&O Coal Docks getting ready for spring fitout. Jim Hoffman
West, Charles C.
at the C&O Docks "Frog Pond" area awaiting her fate. Jim Hoffman
West Shore (Fuel Boat) Photo taken 1971 at Gary, Indiana - 1992 Calendar

Westcliffe Hall in the Welland Canal, 1969. Halstead J. Jackson
Westcott, J.W. II on the Detroit River, July 15, 1993. Skip Meier - 2008 Calendar
Westdale Historical Perspectives Gallery
Western States at the Pass Street boat docks, Buffalo, NY - 1909 from the Library of Congress American Memory Collection - Haines Photo Co.
Western States taken from the Bluewater Bridge, Port Huron, MI circa 1930's. John Belliveau  Collection
Wheat King (before lengthening) being towed down river after loading a grain cargo. The tug Pennsylvania is assisting her. Jim Hoffman
White, Charles M.
at lay up in South Chicago. Rudi Rabe
White, Charles M. at Mission Point on the St. Marys River, August 1968. Jon Paul Michaels
White, Charles M. in July, 1976. Roger LeLievre
White, Charles M. in December, 1978. Jon Paul Michaels
White, Charles M. scrap tow to Pakistan with McAllister tugs on the St. Lawrence River off Verchères, QC in August 1980. Stern view. Marc Piché
White, W.F. underway, James R. Hoffman

Whitefish Bay upbound the Welland Canal at Bridge 5, May 1, 1987. Marc Dease
Whitefish Bay approaching the Allanburg Bridge in 1985. Brian Bernard
 Whitney, William A. in Gaelic colors outbound Maumee Bay. She is the bow tug handling the U.S. Army Corps. of Engineers large hopper dredge Markham tow from the Shipyard. Eventually the Markham would be headed overseas to England. Jim Hoffman
Wicklow (tug)
breaking ice in the Detroit River, 1983. Mike Nicholls.
Williams, Homer D., underway in the St. Mary's River. J.R. Hoffman
Williams, Homer D. in the St. Marys River, 1978. Gregory S. Rudnick - 2006 Calendar

Willowglen (collection of photos)
Wilson, Thomas Historical Perspectives Gallery
Wilson, Walter E.
Gene Onchulenko
Windoc (2) Collection of photos & history.
Windoc photo taken on the St. Clair River 1962 - 1994 Calendar
Winnipeg moored at the CSL docks in Toronto. Photograph taken in the mid 1940's. From the John Belliveau collection.
Winnipeg in 1956. Scott B. Worden Jr. - 2003 Calendar
Winnipeg (2) Collection of photos & history
Wit Transport Historical Perspectives photo gallery
Wolverine (2) Collection of photos and history.
Wyandotte(2) underway Detroit River, 7/63. Dave Glick/Skip Meier Collection.
Wyandotte at lay-up in Toledo 1973. J.R. Hoffman

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Young, Joseph S. inbound Holland, MI in the mid 1970's. Jim Bissell
Young, Joseph S. in Detroit River September, 1976 - 1995 Calendar
Young, Joseph S. loading coal at the C&O #3 Dock. Jim Hoffman
Young, Joseph S.
going through spring fitout at the Hocking Valley Docks. Jim Hoffman

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Ziesing, August at Toledo during Spring fit out late 1960's Jim Hoffman
Ziesing, August entering Duluth, MN, May 1966. E. C. Carlson photo from the Carl Fredericks collection

Zimmeman, Eugene at Ashtabula, OH prior to 1910. (Gene Nieminen collection)

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Photo Collection Over 50 images taken in the 1970's Roger LeLievre
Skip Saum photo collection
John Meyer photo collection.

 
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