April 27, 2020 – Port of Toledo: Then and Now Exhibit

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Big Lucas Loading a Package Boiler, 1975

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Willis B. Boyer and William P. Snyder, Jr. at Hocking Valley Docks, 1985

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Men Climbing on Ice Jams, ca. 1883

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Frank E. Kirby and Arrow

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Keeper Alfred G. Bauman at the Maumee Bay Range Light, 1945

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Unloading Coffee from the Polykarp, October 17, 1948

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US Coast Guard Toledo Depot, 1945

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Riverside Park and Boat House

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Presque Isle Amusement Park, ca. 1890

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Moving B&O Huletts, 1947

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Previous Images from Port of Toledo: Then and Now

All images from:
Great Lakes Historical Society Collection at Bowling Green State University
Historical Collection of the Great Lakes at Bowling Green State University
Personal Collection of Paul C. LaMarre, III
Library of Congress
Toledo Lucas County Public Library

We want your help! 

We are planning to have a “now” photo that corresponds with each “then” photo to put up in the Fall of 2020.  Are you a photographer, do you want to help with this project?  Please contact us at shipwreck@ryanl51.sg-host.com to see how we can best use your skills to complete our project.

This exhibit is made possible by visitors like you.  Please consider making a donation to the National Museum of the Great Lakes to help us continue our important work of preserving and making known the history of the Great Lakes.