Photographs from Chippewa County, Michigan

~ For family photos, please visit the Family Photos page (only have Raeburn family for now). Send copies of your family photos to the coordinator for posting on this page.
~ We're pretty heavy on pictures from Sault Ste. Marie. Please contribute pictures from other areas of Chippewa county. Thanks!


Photos hosted by Chippewa County, Michigan GenWeb: Click the thumbnail for a full-size image.

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Bascule Railroad Bridge
First bridge to span the two Soos - view from shore, c1930
Submitted by Christine Kinnear
International Railroad Bridge, 1930
Bascule Railroad Bridge
First brige to span the Twin Soos - view from water, c1930
Submitted by Christine Kinnear
International Railroad Bridge, c1930
Brimley Railroad Depot
Railroad crossing sign just visible on right side of street, c1930
Submitted by Christine Kinnear
Brimley Railroad Depot
Edison Sault Power Company Logo
Logo from old stock certificate, showing Great Lakes Crest
Great Lakes
Engineer's Building
US Army Corp of Engineer's Building which oversees lock operations
Engineer's Building
Fort Brady Barracks
Barracks c1919 - now part of Lake Superior State University
Fort Brady Barracks
Fort Brady Officer's Quarters
Officer's Quarters c1919 - now part of Lake Superior State University
Fort Brady Officer's Quarters
Harbor House Hotel
Historic Hotel in Sault Ste Marie - built 1881. Photo by "Doc Shaw"
Harbor House Hotel
Hay Lake Channel
Entrance into St Marys River - note presence of watch tower
Hay Lake Channel
Hulbert, Michigan
Postcard showing street scene in Hulbert
Hulbert, Michigan
Ice Covered Ship in Locks
Typical winter scene at locks in Sault Ste Marie
Winter at Soo Locks
Indians Fishing in Rapids
Old postcard showing typical scene from early 1900's
Indians Fishing in Rapids
International Bridge
Michigan-Canada Bridge. Photo by "Doc Shaw"
International Bridge
Iroquois Lighthouse
Lighthouse at Iroquois Point. Photo by Debbi Manni.
Iroquois Point Lighthouse
Soo Lighthouse
Old lighthouse which was located near location of old Bascule Railroad Bridge
Soo Lighthouse
Soo Locks
Overview of Locks from Observation Deck, c1900
Soo Locks
Presbyterian Church, Rudyard
Church located in Rudyard, Michigan. Built c1912.
Presbyterian Church, Rudyard
Soo Rapids
Rapids of St Mary's River - note Bascule Railroad Bridge and Indians taking tourists through the rapids
Rapids
River of History Museum
Location of old post office and government offices. Photo by "Doc Shaw"
River of History Museum
Sabin Lock
Sabin Lock, empty
Sabin Lock
Sabin Lock
Sabin Lock with ship locking through
Sabin Lock
Stirlingville
Early photo of Stirlingville (also spelled Sterlingville), probably early 1900s.
Submitted by Aaron Sweeney.
Stirlingville, early 1900s
Streetcar
Streetcar in Sault Ste Marie, 1 Apr 1923
Submitted by Christine Kinnear
Streetcar, 1923
Streetcar
Streetcar in Sault Ste Marie, side view - 1 Apr 1923
Submitted by Christine Kinnear
Side view of Streetcar, 1923
Trout Lake
This postcard image of Main Street, Trout Lake c1910 was donated by Grace Dooley.
Trout Lake
Waiski River, Brimley
Ice blockade of Waiski River at Brimley Bridge - Mar 1938
Submitted by Christine Kinnear
Ice in Waiski River, 1938
Waiski River, Brimley
Dynamiting ice in Waiski River - Spring 1938
Submitted by Christine Kinnear
Dynamiting Ice in Waiski  River, 1938
Weitzel Lock
Weitzel Lock, with Engineer's Building in background
Weitzel Lock


Other Chippewa County Photos (off site links):

Gordon Daun Photograph Collection, a selection of 30 photos



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