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- What is the steamboat lying off the stern of the ABYSSINIAN?[Please answer by clicking on the Comments tab]
- Parks, J. G., Photographer
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- Item Type
- Stereoview of the Union Navigation Company steamboat ABYSSINIAN, probably at Montreal. The label on the top of the paddlewheel box is "Co'e de Nav'n Union".
- Formerly the American steamboat ONTARIO, Abyssinian was sold by the Canadian Navigation Company (CNCo) to the Union Navigation Company in 1874 and taken down the rapids of the Saint Lawrence. She was bought by the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company (successor to CNCo) in 1876.
- "Abyssinian steamer"
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- J. G. Parks
- Place of Publication
- Montreal, QC
- Date of Original
Width: 17.7 cm
Height: 8.7 cm
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Latitude: 45.503459 Longitude: -73.54454
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