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Special Collections

Contents of the Collection

The Lake Superior Maritime Collection contains many materials that are not searchable in the library catalog. The following is a broad representation of the collection, and is not complete or definitive. If this list does not contain the type of records you are looking for, or if you have any other questions about the contents of this collection, please contact the archivist.


Stern view of the screw tugs, Sinclair and Record, breaking ice for the screw bulk freighters, Mataafa and Queen City on February 5, 1908. Arrowhead Bridge between Superior, Wisconsin and Duluth, Minnesota is in the background. Lone man on ice.

Screw tugs Sinclair and Record, breaking ice for the screw bulk freighters Mataafa and Queen City, 1908

Two gentlemen and a employee stand beside a whaleback under construction

Whaleback under construction at McDougall Shipyards, 1892


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