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Maritime Collections: Getting Started
Contact the Archives
Mailing Address: Jim Dan Hill Library Special Collections
University of Wisconsin-Superior
Belknap and Catlin
P.O. Box 2000, Superior, WI 54880
The Lake Superior Maritime Collection is our largest collection of maritime materials. Explore over 7,000 ship files for Great Lakes vessels; hundreds of blueprints and technical drawings; subject files on many maritime subjects; shipping news articles from various Great Lakes publications; ship log books and associated record books; and much more.
The Duluth-Superior Harbor Club Collection contains the papers and other historical materials of the Duluth-Superior Harbor Club, a long-standing social club for individuals working in and retired from maritime industries in the Twin Ports area.