The freighter Henry B. Smith was launched in 1906 and sank in a storm on Lake Superior in 1913; this photo dates to sometime between 1906 and 1910. Now, a group of shipwreck hunters say they’ve discovered the wreck of the Smith. (Photo courtesy of Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, Detroit Publishing Co. Collection)
100 years after ore boat disappeared in Lake Superior storm, searchers locate wreck
Just a few months shy of 100 years after it sank with all hands in a monstrous November storm, it appears that the freighter Henry B.
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