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September 26, 2004

Compiled by George Wharton

Detroit River traffic by Mike Nicholls 9/24/04

Yick Hua (Panama) upbound at Grassy Island.

Stern view.

U.S.C.G.C. Buckthorn upbound at Grassy Island.

Stern view.

Joseph H. Thompson and Joseph H. Thompson Jr. downbound at Grassy Island.

Stern view.

Articulated tug Joseph H. Thompson Jr.

Stern view.
Oshawa by Jim Gallacher 9/23/04

Olympic Miracle docked and unloading rebar.

Bow view.

Stern accommodations.

Stern view.
Marquette by Lee Rowe 9/24/04

Fred R. White, Jr. bow getting ready to depart.

Wide view.

Herbert C. Jackson backing into the Shiras dock.  Note the city worker on the dock ready to help her tie up.

At the ore dock at night.
Milwaukee by Andy LaBorde 9/25/04

The Leona B.

The Lake Express turns off their dock.

Note the full car deck and the water propulsion jets.

The Lake Express heads for the south breakwall entrance.

The Alder at the Group Milwaukee Coast Guard base.

Presenting colors at precisely 8:00 AM.

Backing away from the dock.

Backing towards the breakwall entrance.
Historical Perspectives by L. David Sulewski

J.L. Reiss downbound on Lake Michigan 1966.

J.L. Reiss unloading at Great Lakes Steel, Detroit, MI June 1966.

Col, James M. Schoonmaker on the St. Clair River 1966.


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