Town of Detour
Detour Township
Chippewa County Michigan

Post Office About 1913
contributed by Paul Petosky



Detour MI - Hamilton's Caribou Lake Resort 1940's - Contributed by Paul

Old Detour Greetings from 1908 -- Aerial View of Detour Village 1961
Both postcards from the private collection of Paul Petosky


Detour Light House around 1911
contributed by Paul Petosky

Since 1847 has been located at Detour passage at the Northwestern head of Lake Huron orignally placed on shore at Pointe Detour. The light was moved offshore to Detour Reef in 1931.

The light marks the mouth of the St. Mary's River, which connects Lake Huron to Lake Superior.



Detour, MI (Superior Street) (1912) (Chippewa County) - Contributed by Paul Petosky



Detour, MI (Birchwood Drive) (1912) - Contributed by Paul Petosky



DeTour Espanore Island Club House, De Tour, MI (1922) Contributed by Paul Petosky


Detour, MI (1940s) (Chippewa County) - Contributed by Paul Petosky



Detour, MI (River Scene) (1950s) - Contributed by Paul Petosky



Detour, MI (Paradise Point Motel - Under Construction, L. A. Du Vall, proprietor) (1960s)
Contributed by Paul Petosky


Detour MI - Side view of Principal Stores 1911 - Contributed by Paul



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