Munson near Duluth Aerial Lift Bridge

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The John G. Munson has been operating on the Great Lakes for over 50 years and will be in port discharging limestone at the Hallett Dock. Her deep throated steam whistle is counted by many to be the best on the Great Lakes. Above, she is arriving Duluth on January 20th of this year.
*submitted to the Duluth News Tribune for publication on 08-07-2004

Munson winter lay-up ends

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The John G. Munson came into port on January 20th for winter lay-up. She starts the new season this morning, departing for Two Harbors to load taconite. Above, she is arriving last August 24th. The salt water ship Bogdan is at anchor just behind her.
*submitted to the Duluth News Tribune for publication on 03-24-2004