I give the Gaurdian two thumbs up.
Here are a couple of links for you.
The tall ships out of Chicago are replicas, but still impresive.
Tall Ship WINDY
Another pretty boat out of Chicago, Not a replica.
Lakeshore Sail Charters Chicago
And from South Haven Michigan, a boat that has a lot of history from the war of 1812. Typical of The Great Lakes from that eara.
Michigan Maritime Museum - Exhibits