Title: 
Pleasure Ship Columbia Detroit, Michigan
Creator(s): 
Spina, Tony
Year: 
1965
Publisher: 
Ludington News Co.
Type(s): 
Postcard
Identifier(s): 
54808-B
Language: 
English
Source: 
Mike Skreptak Collection; Black Binder 4
Notes: 
c. 1965; "Thousands of visitors to Detroit enjoy views of down-river industrial skyline on day and nights cruises from Civic Center dock to Bob-Lo Island recreational park in Lake Erie." (from back of postcard); the Columbia was built in 1902 by the Detroit Dry Dock Company; designed by Frank Kirby; commissioned by Walter Campbell, president of the Detroit, Belle Isle, and Windsor Ferry Company; from 1902-1991 covered the Detroit to Boblo Island route.
Subject(s): 
Columbia (Ship)
Ships
Ferries
Detroit River
Detroit (Michigan)
Detroit, Belle Isle, And Windsor Ferry Company (Detroit)
Detroit Dry Dock Company (Detroit)
Kirby, Frank E., Designer
Docks
Waterfront (Detroit)
Place(s): 
Detroit (Michigan)
Rights: 
Public Domain
Repository: 
University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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