Upbound Downbound: The Story of the Soo Locks

Upbound Downbound: The Story of the Soo

This book was written and published in 2005, to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the 1855 opening of the shipping canal and locks at Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. With the opening of the canal, it became possible for sailing vessels and steamships to pass between Lake Superior and the lower lakes--thus making the mineral riches of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, and northern Minnesota available to a the growing industrial base of the nation. Michigan had only been a state for sixteen years when it took on the task of designing and building locks that would enable large ships to get past the obstacle posed by the mighty St. Marys River rapids at the Sault. This book tells the story of that first lock job, and some of the people who helped make it a success. The growth in shipping occurred rapidly, making it necessary to add a second lock in 1881. By 1896, the original lock was replaced by a much larger one, called the Poe Lock. By 1920, two more locks, the Davis and Sabin Locks, had been added to deal with the ever increasing number of vessels carrying cargo "downbound" from Lake Superior to the lower Great Lakes--and, of course, "upbound" cargo to Lake Superior ports. In 1968, a new Poe Lock was opened; it is the only lock capable of handling the thirteen enormous 1,000-foot-lon...

  • ASIN: 1886167257

Touring the Cruise Ports: The Soo Locks and Sault Ste Marie: Senior Friendly Books

Touring the Cruise Ports: The Soo Locks and

This book is a brief, but comprehensive overview of the Soo Locks and Sault Ste Marie Michigan and Ontario for cruise ship passengers and others. Touring the Cruise Ports: The Soo Locks and Sault Ste Marie, and other books in this series are based on the hundreds of destination lectures that I have presented on cruise ships to destinations all over the world. The purpose of these lectures is to add value to the experience of the passengers at the various ports. These lectures are comprehensive overviews of the geography, history, culture, points of interest, and general information about the ports, countries, and regions.

  • ASIN: B07L1BJYN6

Soo Locks Technician

Soo Locks

  • ASIN: B007VBGHHQ

Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan - View of the Soo-Michigan Locks from the Eastern Approach (24x36 SIGNED Print Master Giclee Print w/Certificate of Authenticity - Wall Decor Travel Poster)

Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan - View of the

HAND SIGNED by our Print Master to guarantee original Printed on heavy stock paper using a high-end digital press for color accuracy, durable imaging, and the highest print resolution available Art Print is 100% Made in America Fine Art Inks that are fade resistant, archival, museum-quality with acid-free pigment Print measures 24x36 and is perfect for framing. Art print will ship rolled in a thick mailer tube, protected in a water-resistant sleeve. Lantern Press is a dynamic art company that specializes in the world's leading imagery. Our collection includes original works created by our in-house art team, modern photography, home & office decor trends, antique maps, vintage posters, and everything in between. With an ever growing collection of world-renowned imagery, Lantern Press is a trendsetter known to decorate homes and major resorts - as well as the sets of commercials, films, and television shows. If you're seeking the perfect art to frame for your home or office, we're certain we have a piece you will connect with. Peruse our collection here at Amazon, featuring over 50,000 images available in multiple sizes and mediums. We'd also like to take this time to thank you if you've purchased from us before, or plan to today. You are supporting artists who care deeply about ...

  • Color: Multi
  • Brand: Lantern Press
  • ASIN: B07RMSW2L2

Sault Ste. Marie - World Famous Soo Locks, Michigan Vintage Original Postcard #2715 - 1960's

Sault Ste. Marie - World Famous Soo Locks,

Postcards are shown from Actual Scan - New, 1960's in Near Mint Condition.

  • ASIN: B074NBL5KF

Postcard, Michigan, Soo Locks From East Approach, 1924 Sault Ste Marie

Postcard, Michigan, Soo Locks From East Approach, 1924

Postcard, Michigan, Soo Locks From East Approach, 1924 Sault Ste Marie

  • ASIN: B07H4YWTF8

Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan - View of the Soo-Michigan Locks from the Eastern Approach (Playing Card Deck - 52 Card Poker Size with Jokers)

Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan - View of the

Premium quality poker size playing cards of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan - View of the Soo-Michigan Locks from the Eastern Approach (Playing Card Deck - 52 Card Poker Size with Jokers), printed right in America! 52 cards plus jokers included, with a tuck box for storage. Printed on heavy stock paper using a high-end digital printing press guarantees: color accuracy, durable imaging, and the highest print resolution available. This print is 100% Made in America. We use only fine art inks, which are fade-resistant, museum-quality archival quality, with acid-free pigment. Lantern Press is a dynamic art company that specializes in the world's leading imagery. Our collection includes original works created by our in-house art team, photography, home & office decor trends, vintage art, and more. Your support allows us to continue doing what we love - creating beautiful art.

  • Brand: Lantern Press
  • ASIN: B018YRVMCA

SOO LOCKS Upper Peninsula Michigan Yoopers Shirt

SOO LOCKS Upper Peninsula Michigan Yoopers

This Soo Locks souvenir tee will be fun to give as a gift or keep for yourself to wear. Check out our other t-shirts by clicking on the blue Yooper 906 Shirts link above the title at the top of this page. Show your Yooper Pride!

  • Color: Black
  • Brand: Yooper 906 Shirts
  • ASIN: B07MFVLJ8G

3dRose ct_16193_5 Soo Locks in Michigan Magic Lantern Slide-Glass Tile, 4-Inch

3dRose ct_16193_5 Soo Locks in Michigan Magic Lantern

Soo Locks in Michigan Magic Lantern Slide Tile is great for a backsplash, countertop or as an accent. This commercial quality construction grade tile has a high gloss finish. The image is applied to the top surface and can be cleaned with a mild detergent.

  • Brand: 3dRose
  • ASIN: B004WB37ZI
  • UPC: 473016193057

View Taken From Bow Of Boat Entering The Davis Lock Soo, Michigan Original Vintage Postcard

View Taken From Bow Of Boat Entering The

Original Vintage Postcard: View Taken From Bow Of Boat Entering The Davis Lock Soo, MichiganThis Lock is 1350 feet long, 80 feet wide (The Longest look in the world)State: MI (Michigan)City: SooCounty: Chippewa CountyType: Postcard, White BorderUnusedPublished by A E YoungCondition: (Please view the product photos - we provide photos of the front and back of most items so you can see the exact condition)

  • ASIN: B00P3MC3TG

3dRose Scenes from The Past - Magic Lantern - Hand Tinted SS Japan in The Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan - Phone Ring (phr_301308_1)

3dRose Scenes from The Past - Magic Lantern

Hand Tinted SS Japan in the Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan Phone Ring is an elegant way to add a personal touch to your phone or phone case. This phone ring allows for both flexibility and convenience, offering horizontal and vertical rotations. Features 360° rotating & 180° flipping for a comfortable grip and a perfect viewing angle. Universal compatibility, perfect fit with most smartphones, iPad, and phone cases. The large opening is suitable for both men and woman. With its rotatable kickstand, one is able to enjoy movies, shows, sports, etc. Easily attach the ring to your device or case using the sturdy built-in adhesive. Made of a durable premium zinc alloy.

  • Brand: 3dRose
  • ASIN: B07KQQFH6H

3dRose Scenes from The Past - Magic Lantern - Hand Tinted SS Japan in The Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan - 12 x 18 inch Garden Flag (fl_301308_1)

3dRose Scenes from The Past - Magic Lantern

Hand Tinted SS Japan in the Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan Flag is a creative way to celebrate all year round by adding a little bit of color and fun. Made of 100% single-ply semi-opaque polyester with the image printed on one side; a lighter image will be visible on the backside. Hang using a pole, on the wall, ceiling, banister, and door or anywhere you feel the need to add a splash of color. Hanging hardware/pole not included.

  • Brand: 3dRose
  • ASIN: B07KRJ42V7

3dRose Scenes from The Past - Magic Lantern - Hand Tinted SS Japan in The Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan - 25x25 inch Quilt Square (qs_301308_10)

3dRose Scenes from The Past - Magic Lantern

Hand Tinted SS Japan in the Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan Quilt Square is a great way to create, showcase and remember a meaningful moment. Overall size is 10" x 10" with 7.5" x 7.5" image. Made of 100% poloyester that will not fade with washing. Made in USA.

  • Brand: 3dRose
  • ASIN: B07KRHT18W

3dRose Scenes from the Past - Magic Lantern - Hand Tinted SS Japan in the Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan - 22oz Stein Mug (stn_301308_1)

3dRose Scenes from the Past - Magic Lantern

Hand Tinted SS Japan in the Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan Stein Mug is a great way to enjoy any beverage. This 22 oz ceramic stein features a large sturdy handle, gold banding at rim and base, along with a decorative casting throughout. Why drink out of an ordinary mug when a custom printed mug is so much cooler? Image is printed on both sides. Hand washing is recommended, not for use in microwave.

  • Color: White
  • Brand: 3dRose
  • ASIN: B07KRFZMRJ

3dRose Scenes from The Past - Magic Lantern - Hand Tinted SS Japan in The Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan - 6 Greeting Cards with envelopes (gc_301308_1)

3dRose Scenes from The Past - Magic Lantern

Hand Tinted SS Japan in the Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan Greeting Card is a great way to say "thank you" or to acknowledge any occasion. These blank cards are made of heavy-duty card stock that allows for smudge free writing. Cards are creased for easy folding and come with white envelopes. Available individually or in sets of 6 and 12. Made in USA.

  • Brand: 3dRose
  • ASIN: B07KQRKX3K

3dRose Scenes from the Past - Magic Lantern - Hand Tinted SS Japan in the Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan - Coffee Gift Baskets - Coffee Gift Basket (cgb_301308_1)

3dRose Scenes from the Past - Magic Lantern

Hand Tinted SS Japan in the Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan Coffee Gift Basket is great for any occasion. This elegantly presented gift box comes with a 15oz mug, a biscotti cookie, 5 blends of gourmet coffee and includes a BONUS set of 4 soft coasters. Coffee selection includes French Vanilla, Kenya AA, Decaf Colombian Supremo, Chocolate and Italian Roast Espresso, sure to please a variety of coffee connoisseurs. All packaged in our signature 9" x 9" x 4" black box.

  • Brand: 3dRose
  • ASIN: B07KNDLXDM

Scenes from The Past - Magic Lantern - Hand Tinted SS Japan in The Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan - T-Shirts - Light Blue Infant Lap-Shoulder Tee (12M) (ts_301308_76)

Scenes from The Past - Magic Lantern -

Hand Tinted SS Japan in the Soo Locks Sault Ste. Marie Michigan T-Shirt is a great way to show off your true style. Adult and youth sizes are a 50/50 blend of cotton and polyester, toddler sizes are 100% cotton. All sizes are available in white, grey, light blue and pale pink and feature a custom printed image. Made in USA.

  • Color: Light Blue
  • Brand: 3dRose
  • ASIN: B07KTGZZ26

Good Night Michigan (Good Night Our World)

Good Night Michigan (Good Night Our

Good Night Michigan highlights Detroit, the scenic Upper Peninsula, Sleeping Bear Dunes, Tahquamenon Falls, Mackinac Island, Henry Ford, Air Zoo, Ann Arbor Street Fair, Frankenmuth, and college sports. Young readers will feel the pride of Michigan as they travel around the state exploring iconic landmarks, sights, and must see attractions.This book is part of the bestselling Good Night Our World series, which includes hundreds of titles exploring iconic locations and exciting, child-friendly themes.Many of North America’s most beloved regions are artfully celebrated in these board books designed to soothe children before bedtime while instilling an early appreciation for North America's natural and cultural wonders. Each book stars a multicultural group of people visiting the featured area’s attractions as rhythmic language guides children through the passage of both a single day and the four seasons while saluting the iconic aspects of each place.

  • Brand: Our World Of Books
  • ASIN: 1602190542
  • UPC: 784497377622

Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan - View of the Soo-Michigan Locks from the Eastern Approach (16x24 Fine Art Giclee Gallery Print, Home Wall Decor Artwork Poster)

Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan - View of the

This premium Giclee fine art print is an upgrade from our standard art print. Printed on thick (310gsm) textured acid-free watercolor paper. Giclee prints are the standard reproduction medium for museums and premium art galleries worldwide. This print is 100% Made in America. Giclee (French for 'to spray') is a printing process where millions of ink droplets are sprayed onto high-quality paper. This printing process allows for dynamic, almost 3D appearance due to the high color gamut (millions of colors), smooth printing texture, and amazing details in shadows, creating depth. We use only fine art inks, which are resistant to fading at least 75 years, museum level archival quality, with acid-free pigment to ensure the print doesn't discolor over time. Paper size measures 24 x 16 in with an image size of 24 x 15 5/16 in, perfect for framing. Your Giclee will ship rolled in a thick mailer tube, rolled with archival tissue. Lantern Press is a dynamic art company that specializes in the world's leading imagery. Our collection includes original works created by our in-house art team, modern photography, home & office decor trends, antique maps, vintage posters, and everything in between. With an ever growing collection of world-renowned imagery, Lantern Press is a trendsetter known to...

  • Color: Multi
  • Brand: Lantern Press
  • ASIN: B01BK9NT2A

Tyger Auto T2 Low Profile Roll-Up Truck Bed Tonneau Cover TG-BC2F2070 works with 2004-2008 Ford F-150 (Excl. 2004 Heritage); 2005-2008 Lincoln Mark LT | Styleside 5.5' Bed

Tyger Auto T2 Low Profile Roll-Up Truck Bed

Tyger Auto focus on developing premium aftermarket auto parts that meet or exceed OE quality standards with No-Hassle warranty! TYGER rolling soft tonneau cover has ultra low profile design with easy no-drill installation. This cover mounts to the inside of the bed rails with ultra low profile design and offers full access to the stake holes for mounting any accessories like ladder racks, bed side rails or tie downs.FitmentTruck Bed: Styleside; Bed Length: 5.5 feet; 2004-2008 Ford F-150 (Excl. 2004 Heritage); 2005-2008 Lincoln Mark LT; Please measure your truck bed length and make sure you have the correct model before ordering! Cab size does not matter as long as you have the correct model and bed size.

  • Color: Black
  • Brand: Tyger Auto
  • ASIN: B012BVGUP4
  • UPC: 816239020241
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