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Maid of the Mist: 1901

Maid of the Mist: 1901

The Niagara River circa 1901. "International (Upper Steel Arch) Bridge from below at Niagara Falls." At the landing: The steamboat Maid of the Mist, "nymph of the mighty cataract." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative. View full size.

 

Hello Sappho: 1905

Hello Sappho: 1905

Detroit circa 1905. "Steamer Sappho at Belle Isle Ferry dock, Woodward Avenue." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative by Lycurgus S. Glover. View full size.

 

Baptism at Bath: 1904

Baptism at Bath: 1904

October 11, 1904. Bath, Maine. "Launch of the battleship U.S.S. Georgia at Bath Iron Works." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative. View full size.

 

Battleship: 1904

Battleship: 1904

October 1904. "After the launch -- U.S.S. Georgia at Bath, Maine." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Photographic Company. View full size.

 

In the Stream: 1904

In the Stream: 1904

October 11, 1904. Bath, Maine. "In the stream -- launch of the U.S.S. Georgia at Bath Iron Works." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative. View full size.

 

Float Your Boat: 1905

Float Your Boat: 1905

June 24, 1905. "Steamer William E. Corey, the launch, South Chicago, Ill." Seen earlier here and here. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative. View full size.

 

Dual Fuel: 1910

Dual Fuel: 1910

Detroit, Michigan, circa 1910. "Approach to the Detroit River tunnel." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Swing Bridge: 1910

Swing Bridge: 1910

Cleveland, Ohio, circa 1910. "Superior Avenue viaduct over the Cuyahoga River." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

The Great Crane: 1905

The Great Crane: 1905

Virginia circa 1905. "The Great Crane, Norfolk Navy Yard." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

The City From Algiers: 1900

The City From Algiers: 1900

New Orleans circa 1900. "The City from Algiers." At left, the centerwheeler ferry Thomas Pickles. Panorama made from two 8x10 glass negatives. View full size.

 

Dam Fishing: 1914

Dam Fishing: 1914

Ann Arbor, Mich., circa 1914. "Huron River (Argo) dam." Bridge by the Toledo Massillon Bridge Co. 8x10 glass negative, Detroit Publishing Co. View full size.

 

Poughkeepsie Bridge: 1913

Poughkeepsie Bridge: 1913

The Hudson River circa 1913. "Under the bridge -- Poughkeepsie, N.Y." This former railroad bridge, completed in 1889, is now the centerpiece of Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park. 8x10 inch glass negative. View full size.

 

Municipal Ferry: 1909

Municipal Ferry: 1909

The Hudson River circa 1909. "City of New York municipal ferry Brooklyn, possibly a participant in the Hudson-Fulton celebration." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Fun With Tuna: 1915

Fun With Tuna: 1915

August 1915. "Steamship ticket office at pier, Avalon, Catalina Island, California." 5x7 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Nuova Venezia: 1907

Nuova Venezia: 1907

Venice, California, circa 1907. "View of the Abbot Kinney Pier showing auditorium, Ship Cafe and dance hall." 5x7 inch dry plate glass negative. View full size.

 
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