The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Oswego grain elevators
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Media Type
Image
Item Type
Stereographs
Description
Black and white stereoview of Oswego harbour featuring, from left to right, the Continental Elevator, C. Ames & Co.'s Reciprocity Elevator, and Howlett Gardner & Co.'s Lake Ontario Mills. Two unidentified two-masted schooners lie unloading into the elevators. The hull of a third vessel, possibly a canal barge lies to the right of the image, with the open hatch and hatch cover of a fourth vessel in the foreground.
Inscriptions
Handwritten: "Canadian Scene (North NY State)?"
Date of Original
c 1865 -1880
Dimensions
Width: 17.7 cm
Height: 8.8 cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
569
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.4626381463078 Longitude: -76.5109348297119
Copyright Statement
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Oswego grain elevators


Black and white stereoview of Oswego harbour featuring, from left to right, the Continental Elevator, C. Ames & Co.'s Reciprocity Elevator, and Howlett Gardner & Co.'s Lake Ontario Mills. Two unidentified two-masted schooners lie unloading into the elevators. The hull of a third vessel, possibly a canal barge lies to the right of the image, with the open hatch and hatch cover of a fourth vessel in the foreground.