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Photo, Print, Drawing Gill-Net Tug Janice Sue, Fishtown, 203 West River Street, Leland, Leelanau County, MI

[ Data Pages from Survey HAER MI-428  ]

About this Item

Title

  • Gill-Net Tug Janice Sue, Fishtown, 203 West River Street, Leland, Leelanau County, MI

Names

  • Historic American Engineering Record, creator
  • Steffens, Louis
  • Fishtown Preservation Society
  • Derusha, James R. ("Jim")
  • Marinette Marine Corporation
  • Boren, Clarence H.
  • Derusha, Harold H.
  • Derusha
  • Fincantieri Marine Group
  • Borsch, Arthur
  • Carlson, Lester William "Bill"
  • VerSnyder, Jim
  • Stallman, Janice Sue
  • Steffens, Henry, Jr.
  • Stallman, Leo
  • Leland Fish Company
  • Petersen, Joel
  • Steffens, Henry J., Sr.
  • Carlson, Lester William "Pete"
  • Steffens and Stallman's Fisheries
  • Priest, Alan
  • Michigan Department of Natural Resources
  • Manitou Fish Company
  • Manitou Boatworks and Engineering
  • Pro-Tech Environmental and Construction Services
  • Northport Bay Boat Yard
  • John Hastie and Company Limited
  • Sadler, Cassandra, historian
  • Michigan Sea Grant Program, sponsor
  • Holmes, Amanda, sponsor
  • Fishtown Preservation Society, sponsor
  • Christianson, Justine, project manager
  • McPartland, Mary, transmitter
  • Stranieri, Marcella, transmitter

Created / Published

  • Documentation compiled after 1968

Headings

  • -  fishing
  • -  maritime
  • -  boats
  • -  fishing vessels
  • -  steel structural frames
  • -  decks (watercraft components)
  • -  cabins (vehicle spaces)
  • -  porthole windows
  • -  hatches
  • -  pilot houses
  • -  diesel engines
  • -  steering gear
  • -  Michigan--Leelanau County--Leland

Latitude / Longitude

  • 45.023269,-85.761505

Notes

  • -  For additional documentation produced as part of the Great Lakes Fisheries Recording Project, see Gill-Net Tug Katherine V (HAER MI-421), Gill-Net Tug Bob S (HAER MI-422), Gill-Net Tug Evelyn S (HAER MI-423), Gill-Net Tug Kate A (HAER MI-425), Gill-Net Tug Elsie J (HAER MI-426), Mackinaw Boat Lois Anne (HAER MI-427), Trap-Net Boat Joy (HAER MI-429), Gill-Net Tug Helen S (HAER MI-430), and Research Vessel Chinook (HAER MI-431).
  • -  Significance: Currently employed as an active commercial fishing vessel by the Fishtown Preservation Society, Gill-Net Tug Janice Sue is representative of the gill-net fleet that once commanded the Great Lakes commercial fishing industry. Built a bit shallower than most gill-net tugs (both wood- and steel-hulled), the vessel's configuration is nevertheless indicative of the response of fishers to the evolving demands of the twentieth-century commercial fishing industry. The vessel's fully enclosed deck, often called a "turtle back," is a design distinct to the region's late nineteenth and early twentieth century industry and was developed to protect fishers from the freezing waters of the Great Lakes.
  • -  Survey number: HAER MI-428
  • -  Building/structure dates: 1958-1959 Initial Construction
  • -  Building/structure dates: after. 1970- before. 1979 Subsequent Work
  • -  Building/structure dates: 2008 Subsequent Work
  • -  Building/structure dates: 2010 Subsequent Work
  • -  Building/structure dates: 2016 Subsequent Work
  • -  Building/structure dates: 2019 Subsequent Work

Medium

  • Data Page(s): 55

Call Number/Physical Location

  • HAER MI-428

Source Collection

  • Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Repository

  • Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Control Number

  • mi0762

Rights Advisory

Online Format

  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Historic American Engineering Record, Creator, Louis Steffens, Fishtown Preservation Society, James R Derusha, Marinette Marine Corporation, Clarence H Boren, Harold H Derusha, et al. Gill-Net Tug Janice Sue, Fishtown, 203 West River Street, Leland, Leelanau County, MI. Leelanau County Leland Michigan, 1968. translateds by Mcpartland, Marymitter, and Stranieri, Marcellamitter Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/mi0762/.

APA citation style:

Historic American Engineering Record, C., Steffens, L., Fishtown Preservation Society, Derusha, J. R., Marinette Marine Corporation, Boren, C. H. [...] Christianson, J. (1968) Gill-Net Tug Janice Sue, Fishtown, 203 West River Street, Leland, Leelanau County, MI. Leelanau County Leland Michigan, 1968. McPartland, M. & Stranieri, M., transs Documentation Compiled After. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mi0762/.

MLA citation style:

Historic American Engineering Record, Creator, et al. Gill-Net Tug Janice Sue, Fishtown, 203 West River Street, Leland, Leelanau County, MI. trans by Mcpartland, Marymitter, and Stranieri, Marcellamitter Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/mi0762/>.