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Title: "Greatest Canal Traffic in the World - Busy Scene in/ the Ship Canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich."

Accession Number: 1999.11.9
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS
Type: stereograph
Maker: Keystone View Company
Place: USA, MI, Sault Sainte Marie; USA, Great Lakes, Lake Huron; USA, Great Lakes, Lake Superior
Date: Before 1925
Materials: paper
Description: Stereograph; view of "Greatest Canal Traffic in the World - Busy Scene in/ the Ship Canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich."; two large steam vessels seen in the electric lock; this canal was also called the Soo Canal, or the St. Mary's Falls Ship Canal; printed to left of stereograph, "Keystone View Company/ Manufacturers/ Publishers"; number 154 printed in top center; description of the canal and its significance printed on back.

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