You are looking at the Tug Champion And Tow Picture. This was a powerful tug that what named Champion. It was built in Detroit in 1868 by Campbell & Owen. It was used for servicing clusters of sailing vessels that were waiting in irons at the mouth of the Detroit River.
On September 15, 1903 The Champion accidently burned at Put-In-Bay and it was a total loss.
If you are a collector of Great Lakes ships then this one is for you!
Frame Length: 22″
Picture: 16″ long
Width: 10 1/2″
Weight: 4 lbs.