Great Lakes Maritime History Project

The Great Lakes Maritime History Project contains resources on Wisconsin’s maritime history from the Milwaukee Public Library/Wisconsin Marine Historical Society, Wisconsin Historical Society, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, University of Wisconsin-Superior, and Door County Maritime Museum. The collection includes information files of ships, charts and maps, subject files, blueprints, clippings, photographs, statistics, and more documenting commerce, infrastructure, and everyday life on Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, and the Mississippi River.

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License Info

Unlimited simultaneous users.


Wisconsin Collaborative Library and Museum Project and the University of Wisconsin Digital Collections.





Resource Types

Images and Sound, E-Books and E-Texts

Online Availability

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