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The Most Complete Video Footage of the Pere Marquette 18 Shipwreck

The Pere Marquette 18 is a railroad ferry that sank in 1910 with the loss of 28 lives. Last summer, I had the opportunity to work with archeologists and historians to record what would turn out to be the most comprehensive footage available of the shipwreck.

Recent Blogs

A Hero on the SS Phoenix

A Hero on the SS Phoenix

“Fire! Fire!” David Blish awoke with a start. Fire was always dangerous in the 1800s, but out on Lake Michigan, in the dead of night and on a wooden steamship, it could be a death sentence. Footsteps pounded back and forth outside of his cabin door. Scrambling to get...

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Diving Lake Michigan Shipwrecks

Diving Lake Michigan Shipwrecks

I spend a lot of time diving the Great Lakes, and Lake Michigan in particular. I know a lot of people who follow Blueyes Below are not divers themselves. Being able to share what I do with others who haven’t done it is one of the things I really enjoy. I’m often...

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