Great Lakes Maritime History

1. Association for Great Lakes Maritime History

The Association for Great Lakes Maritime History is an international organization of museums, historical societies, libraries, archives, and individuals interested in preserving Great Lakes maritime history. The AGLMH holds an annual meeting, publishes a newsletter, and encourages research and the dissemination and exchange of information among members. The site includes a list of research databases pertaining to Great Lakes vessels and wrecks

2. Historical Collections of the Great Lakes at Bowling Green State University

Includes searchable databases for vessels, ports and maritime personnel that contain detailed historical information and images.

3. Great Lakes and Seaway Shipping

Fully searchable site that includes detailed vessel information, many images, and current vessel location tracking.

4. Maritime History of the Great Lakes

Includes historical documents, newspaper transcriptions, ship lists, shipwreck info, articles, an image database and more.

5. Carferries of the Great Lakes

Includes information on various car ferry fleets and historic photographs.

6. Milwaukee Public Library Catalog

Search nearly 10,000 vessel files in the Milwaukee Public Library's Online Catalog.

7. Lake Superior Maritime Collections

Jim Dan Hill Library, University of Wisconsin-Superior

8. Great Lakes Maritime History Project

A searchable digital collection featuring materials from the collections of Milwaukee Public Library/Wisconsin Marine Historical Society, Wisconsin Historical Society, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, University of Wisconsin – Superior, and the Door County Maritime Museum.