Category Archives: Shorpy

^5, cool name, bro

Couldn’t let this one slide by without a mention. From our old pal the Shorpster.

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On deck @ Shorpy about a hundred years and a day ago. How about another Detroit Steamer? It’s a great big one.Don’t miss the backstory in the comments.   UPDATE, 2/12/13; Another one docks @ Shorpy, this time it’s the … Continue reading

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Detroit Steamer

Scavenged Shorpy for shots of the excursion steamer Tashmoo and found quite a few of them. Some views of the steamer Tashmoo @ Detroit, 1900. Here’s 1901. Here she is @ Tashmoo Park. Circa 1912, with two other ships, the … Continue reading

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Deep Soo Diver.

Shorpy dives deep and comes up in the Soo for a little vintage wet work. Not sure I’d trust Wheezy there on the hand pump, but at least there’s backup. See it huge. Vintage gingerbread from Crafty Dogma.

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1904 Shore

Pardon me while I have a Shorgasm. From the always interesting Shorpy.

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