Title: 
Steamer Tashmoo, Detroit, Mich.
Year: 
1910
Type(s): 
Postcard
Identifier(s): 
105B
Language: 
English
Source: 
Mike Skreptak Collection; Dexter Box
Notes: 
Postmarked 1910; the Tashmoo was launched December 31st, 1899; it was built by the Detroit Shipbuilding Company for Detroit's White Star Line; its regular route was Detroit to Port Huron with several stops including Tashmoo Park; it was scrapped in the 1930s; addressed to Mr. Gorden Dresser; "The Steamer Tashmoo is the pride of the White Star Line. She was constructed especially for use as a river excursion boat and carries 4,000 passengers on her broad decks. The Tashmoo's regular run is from Detroit to Port Huron, passing through the Detroit River, Lake St. Clair, the St. Clair Flats and St. Clair river. At Tashmoo Park, where the steamer touches, a large picnic ground and dancing pavilion are maintained."
Subject(s): 
Tashmoo (Ship)
Ships
Detroit River
White Star Line (Detroit)
Travel
Detroit Shipbuilding Company
Place(s): 
Detroit (Michigan)
Port Huron (Michigan)
Rights: 
Public Domain
Repository: 
University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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