State Locks

Photograph showing water spilling over the gates of the lower of the two State Locks as some schooners are about to enter it from the upper lock. These locks opened in 1855 and were superceded by the first Poe Lock in 1881. The gates were operated manually.
Abstract/Description: Photograph showing water spilling over the gates of the lower of the two State Locks as some schooners are about to enter it from the upper lock. These locks opened in 1855 and were superceded by the first Poe Lock in 1881. The gates were operated manually.
Subject(s): Boats and boating
Soo Locks (Mich.)
Date Created: 1880 (approximate)