Monument, Bob-Lo (Bois Blanc Island), Detroit River



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Monument, Bob-Lo (Bois Blanc Island), Detroit River
Publisher: Detroit and Windsor Ferry Company. Detroit River Steamers
Date: 1922
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): 107790 J.V.
Source: Mike Skreptak Collection; Black Binder 1
Notes: c. 1922; addressed to Miss Rose Valliere from Mardio Valliere; located on the eastern side of the island; it was erected in 1909 as a tribute to Great Lakes sailors; the anchor was taken from the first “The City of Cleveland” after its sinking. The monument was designed, built and installed by employees of the Detroit, Belle Isle and Windsor Ferry.
Subject(s): Boblo Island (Ontario). Sailors Monument
Bois Blanc Island (Ontario). Sailors Monument
Detroit River
Ships
Ferries
Amherstburg (Ontario)
Valliere, Mardio
City Of Cleveland (Ship)
Detroit, Belle Isle, and Windsor Ferry Company (Detroit)
Place(s): Boblo Island (Ontario)
Bois Blanc Island (Ontario)
Amherstburg (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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