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February 14, 20
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K&K Fleet on the move Friday - Scott Best
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Jimmy L breaks ice behind the Donner at MF&D early Friday morning with air temp of -7 creating lots of "sea smoke"
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Jimmy L stands by to break ice while the John M Selvick leads the barge James L Kuber through the Ogden St Bridge.
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Tow approaches MF&D.
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John M Selvick is pouring on the power to while breaking heavy ice, Jimmy L pins bow of the JL Kuber to the dock.
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Jimmy L and Susan L push the JL Kuber along the dock at MF&D.
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Lewis J Kuber is moved next, John M Selvick on the bow, Jimmy L again stands by to break ice and assist.
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Jimmy L breaks ice along the Waupaca Foundry Dock wall where the LJ Kuber will be docked.
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Tugs get the LJ Kuber along the dock at Waupaca Foundry.
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LJ Kuber along the dock at Waupaca Foundry.
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Selvick tugs get the tugs Victory and Olive L Moore along side the LJ Kuber.
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Mary E Hannah blasting through the ice heading for the Ogden St Bridge.
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Mary E Hannah in the notch of the JL Kuber later in the afternoon, preparing to return everything to the KK dock in Menominee, MI.
Video of the move

Lay-up fleet at Erie, Penn. February 10
- Rob Wolcott
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Head on bow shot of Cason J. Callaway.
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View of the Callaway docked next to DonJon Ship building.
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Bow profile.
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Stern view of unloading equipment and DonJon's new build tug awaiting to be mated to the barge still being built inside.
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Stern shot of the Speer.
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Stern view of the Speer docked and getting work done for this upcoming shipping season.
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Accommodation block and self unloading shuttle boom of the Speer.
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 Stern shot of Presque Isle.
   

Tim S. Dool being unloaded at Redpath Thursday -
Gerry Ouderkirk
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Canadian Provider approaching the drydock entrance at Lakehead Marine and Industrial Inc. in Thunder Bay, Ontario
- Rod Spicer
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Jan. 3, 2011 a cold, but clear morning, with winter's ice already present throughout the inner harbor.
 
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Arriving for winter lay-up, steelwork repairs and 5 year inspection.
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Eescorted through the harbor break wall and up to the drydock by the harbour tugs George N. Carlton and Robert John, of Gravel and Lake Services Limited
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Historical Perspective
s - Lou Gerard
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Inland Steel's L. E. Block downbound at Mission Point, Sept. 1981
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William A. Irvin downbound at Port Huron passing USCG Bramble , Sept. 1978.
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Cruise ship Stella Maris II at Navy Pier in Chicago, June 1974.
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H. C. Heimbecker of Soo River Co. up bound at Mission Point, Sept. 1981.
 

Historical Perspectives - Roger LeLievre
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Two unknown steamboats anchored for fog in the Nine Mile Anchorage, St. Marys River, 1968 - Roger LeLievre
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Ojibway heads out to provision Sewell Avery in Soo Harbor as D.C. Everest passes. 1969. - Tom Manse
 
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Photographer tries for the best angle of the Stewart J. Cort on her maiden voyage on May 3, 1972. - Roger LeLievre
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It's 7 on an October morning in 1972 and the tug Laurence C. Turner has just delivered the retired wrecking tug Favorite to the Soo, where she was scheduled to become part of the Valley Camp museum. - Roger LeLievre
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1972 clipping from the Lorain, Ohio, newspaper - Roger LeLievre collection
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Straits carferry Vacationland, with the Mackinaw Bridge in the background. - Tom Manse collection
       

Soreldoc post card 1959 by the Massman Photo Company of Detroit Mich.
- Dave Otterman collection
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Pictures that need Identification
- From the postcard collection of Don Geske
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