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Photo ID: 637031

The railroad ferry "Chief Wawatam" has arrived at Mackinaw City and is ready to unload on March 28th (my birthday!) of 1972. The Chief ran between St. Ignace and Mackinaw City and was ul... (more)

Railroad: Mackinac Transportation Co.
Locomotive: RR car ferry
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 28, 1972


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By: Greg Mross

Added: Nov 05, 2017

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Photo ID: 629032

Formerly used for hauling timber in the northwest, No. 2 sits in the yard at Mackinaw City waiting to be taken to the BOYNE CITY RR shops for a complete overhaul before assignment to freight and ... (more)

Railroad: Rayonier Lumber Inc.
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: 2
Train ID: None
Photo Date: August, 1964


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By: Hartland Smith

Added: Sep 01, 2017

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Photo ID: 629020

One day we discovered this locomotive sitting in the yard at Mackinaw City. It had recently crossed the Straits of Mackinac aboard the rail ferry CHIEF WAWATAM. It had come all the way from the ... (more)

Railroad: Rayonier Lumber Inc.
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: Rayonier 2
Train ID: None
Photo Date: August, 1964


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By: Hartland Smith

Added: Sep 01, 2017

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Photo ID: 628807

The stern of the rail barge MANISTEE is almost completely into the slip where its rails will become attached to those of the NEW YORK CENTRAL so that the freight cars can be unloaded and switched ... (more)

Railroad: Mackinac Transportation Co.
Locomotive: None
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: None
Train ID: None
Photo Date: August, 1965


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By: Hartland Smith

Added: Aug 30, 2017

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Photo ID: 628392

Here we see the apron on the dock at the left being lowered to mate with the rails aboard the barge MANISTEE which is loaded with freight cars which have just been ferried across the Straits of Ma... (more)

Railroad: Mackinac Transportation Co.
Locomotive: None
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: None
Train ID: None
Photo Date: August, 1965


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By: Hartland Smith

Added: Aug 27, 2017

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Photo ID: 628389

During the summer and fall of 1965, while the CHIEF WAWATAM, the regular rail ferry between Mackinaw City and St. Ignace, Michigan was in Manitowoc, Wisonsin for a boiler rebuild, the rail barge M... (more)

Railroad: Mackinac Transportation Co.
Locomotive: None
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: None
Train ID: None
Photo Date: August, 1965


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By: Hartland Smith

Added: Aug 27, 2017

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Photo ID: 627557

Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Train #1 is waiting for the arrival of NYC #207 from Detroit. After eating breakfast in the depot's restaurant, passengers wishing to head north to points in the U... (more)

Railroad: Duluth South Shore and Atlantic
Locomotive: NYC Steam Switcher
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: DSS&A 1
Photo Date: Unknown


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By: Hartland Smith

Added: Aug 20, 2017

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Photo ID: 627472

When NYC night trains #202 and #207 between Detroit and Mackinaw City were discontinued they were replaced by Budd RDC 3 cars which ran in the daytime. Here we see the morning Bee Liner about to ... (more)

Railroad: New York Central
Locomotive: Budd RDC 3
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: NYC M499
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July, 1960


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By: Hartland Smith

Added: Aug 19, 2017

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Photo ID: 627451

In checking through my collection of Mackinaw City slides I came across this photo of a weed sprayer. Unfortunately, I did not date the slide. It probably is some time in the 1960's. As you can... (more)

Railroad: New York Central
Locomotive: Weed Sprayer
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: Unknown


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By: Hartland Smith

Added: Aug 19, 2017

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Photo ID: 627331

The night train from Detroit is ending its run in Mackinaw City behind a Lima Mohawk. As you can tell by the cars visible in the photo, train 207 carried a large amount of Mail and Express to the ... (more)

Railroad: New York Central
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-2
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: NYC 3121
Train ID: NYC 207
Photo Date: 1954


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By: Hartland Smith

Added: Aug 18, 2017

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Photo ID: 627204

The Pennsy's summer train, THE NORTHERN ARROW, has just arrived at its destination, Mackinaw City. Michigan with sections from St. Louis, Cincinnati and Chicago. It is 1961, the last year of PRR p... (more)

Railroad: Pennsylvania Railroad
Locomotive: EMD E8(A)
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: 5895
Train ID: NORTHERN ARROW
Photo Date: 1961


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By: Hartland Smith

Added: Aug 17, 2017

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Photo ID: 626981

it is late afternoon and the Pennsy's summer time NORTHERN ARROW with sections headed for Cincinnati, St. Louis and Chicago via Fort Wayne has backed out onto the railroad dock to pick up passenge... (more)

Railroad: Pennsylvania Railroad
Locomotive: Baldwin DR 6-4-20
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: NORTHERN ARROW
Photo Date: July 31, 1951


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By: Hartland Smith

Added: Aug 15, 2017

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Photo ID: 626813

This shows the TIMBERLINER, a summer weekend train which would leave Detroit late on Friday afternoon, arriving at Mackinaw City around midnight. It would return to Detroit late Sunday afternoon.... (more)

Railroad: New York Central
Locomotive: EMD GP9
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: NYC 5928
Train ID: TIMBERLINER
Photo Date: September 03, 1962


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By: Hartland Smith

Added: Aug 14, 2017

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Photo ID: 626690

The NORTHERN ARROW was made up of sections from Cincinnati, St. Louis and Chicago. It operated during the summer months to bring tourists and cottage owners to northern Michigan resorts. Its dest... (more)

Railroad: Pennsylvania Railroad
Locomotive: Baldwin DR 6-4-20
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: PRR 5770
Train ID: NORTHERN ARROW
Photo Date: August 11, 1951


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By: Hartland Smith

Added: Aug 13, 2017

Views: 6,258
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Photo ID: 463915

D&M 4610 had worked its way up from Cheboygan and is backing to the ferry slip as it awaits the arrival of the Chief Wawatum from St. Ignace. Nearby a MN ex- Southern RS-3 is waiting to get southb... (more)

Railroad: Detroit & Mackinac
Locomotive: Alco RS-2
Location: Mackinaw City, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: D&M 4610
Train ID: D&M Chief Switch
Photo Date: February 19, 1977


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By: Chuck Schwesinger

Added: Dec 28, 2013

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