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Description: An International A-8 truck works to build a breakwater at Port Allen on the island of Kauai.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of the city and the surrounding bay and hills. Text reads, "Terminus of Alaska C.R.R."
Description: Newspaper caption reads: "Passersby don't know it, but what appears to be a coonskin cap around the neck of Todd Vasas, 16, of 2773 S. Shore Drive, is the...
Description: Elevated general view of the city with harbor and mountains. A ship is docked near the railroad bridge.
Date: 1940-03-19 ca.
Description: View across Milwaukee River of workers of the Herman M. Hettler Lumber Company unloading lumber off a shipping boat to the Shroeder Lumber Yards and Troste...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of a harbor featuring waterfront businesses, piers, and moored boats. The harbor is found on the Chicago, Milwaukee & Puget Sound Railway line, which...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View from shoreline over water towards a three-masted sailing vessel docked at Baileys Harbor pier. Houses and commercial buildings line the shore.
Date: 1914-07-17 ca.
Description: Menominee River coal yards, west from the 16th Street viaduct. There is a cargo ship called the "John B. Cowle" in the harbor between two coal yards. Worke...
Description: View of the Ship Canal from the Coast Guard station. There are pieces of machinery on the right, and a line of trees on the left. There is snow on the grou...
Description: Elevated view from bluff of the harbor towards the southeast. At the end of a jetty is a lighthouse on the left. The water is frozen along the shoreline. T...
Description: Cornucopia Fishing Fleet in the harbor.
Description: Lugger (Picayune) Landing with sailboats and fishing boats in New Orleans, Louisiana. Text on photograph reads: "Lugger [Picayue] Landing."
Description: View over water towards storm damage in Cornucopia Harbor. West slip. There is a pile of wood along the shoreline in the foreground, with a boat moored jus...
Description: The screw rail ferry, Pere Marquette 18, entering the harbor.
Description: Eagle Harbor, looking west, with boats anchored in the harbor. In the foreground are the stone pillars of the village fire station.
Description: View across water to ship moored at a dock. Smoke is coming out of the smokestack. Industrial buildings are across the water on the right.
Description: Labeled as a "freak" snowstorm. A boathouse takes up the majority of the image, with a flag flying over the boathouse. The lake is not frozen, but ice and...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Four sailboats in Milwaukee Harbor, one of which, The Kim, has Syl on board. In the background are railroad cars and industrial buildings.
Description: Dock with two steamboats and fishing implements in harbor.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: New York Harbor, with the Statue of Liberty and various boats.
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