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Lake Superior Shipwrecks
Samuel P. Ely
Historic and Underwater Photographs
(Ely)

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Starboard bow view in Duluth Ship Canal with tugs, ca. 1890; Northeast Minnesota Historical Center, Duluth, MN

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Port quarter view at coal dock in Detroit, ca. 1895; Dowling photo, University of Detroit, Marine Collection

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Artifacts from S.P. Ely on display at the S.S. Meteor Museum in Superior Wisconsin; Elmer Engman photo, Proctor, MN

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Chain plate of the S.P. Ely; 1981; Ken Merryman photo, Fridley, MN

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View of port side of the S.P. Ely wreck at forward end, where side breaks away; Jerry Eliason photo, Scanlon, MN

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Hatch opening and sampson-post at after end of S.P. Ely wreck; Jerry Eliason photo, Scanlon, MN

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Mast-hole in midship portion of S.P. Ely wreck; Jerry Eliason photo, Scanlon, MN

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Sampson-post near stern of S.P. Ely wreck; Jerry Eliason photo, Scanlon, MN

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Deck knee of the S.P. Ely, 1981; Ken Merryman photo, Fridley, MN


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|--Post-Depositional Impacts-- |--Present Description-- |--Significance-- |--Photographs--|
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