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BOB-LO STEAMERS IN THE NEWS

The Detroit Free Press story of Columbia's Detroit departure by my friend Dan Austin.
http://www.freep.com/story/news/local/2014/09/16/boblo-boat-columbia-leaves-detroit/15732257/
Text below from Detroit Free Press http://www.freep.com/
Dan is assistant editor for opinion digital/interactive, also runs the Detroit architectural resource http://historicdetroit.org. He has written two books, "Forgotten Landmarks of Detroit" and "Lost Detroit." Contact him at daustin99@freepress.com.
The News Herald article on Columbia's Detroit departure. http://www.thenewsherald.com/articles/2014/09/17/news/doc541880efdf715303179774.txt
1902 River Race between Columbia and Frank E. Kirby from the Free Press 1902
River Ferries From Hand to Steam originally published in 1910
Detroit, Belle Isle & Windsor Ferry Company, The History of the Great Lakes
The Bob-Lo Island dock / The former bulk freighter Queenston. Click here to view this page

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