The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Long Sault Rapids, Cornwall, Ont.


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Postcards
Description:
Coloured postcard of the steamboat EMPIRE STATE in the Long Sault Rapids of the Saint Lawrence River.
Notes:
EMPIRE STATE was the former New York area steamboat SYLVAN STATE (1863) which came to the Lakes and was renamed in 1893. EMPIRE STATE was a total loss, burning at Kingston in June 1903. The image is probably from several years before the postcard was manufactured. Divided back.
Inscriptions:
"Long Sault Rapids, Cornwall, Ont."
"Published by Gordon, MacKay & Co., Ltd., Toronto, Ont. No. 38 Made in Germany"
Publisher:
Gordon, MacKay & Co., Ltd.
Place of Publication:
Toronto, ON
Date of Original:
c1902
Dimensions:
Width: 13.8 cm
Height: 9 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
586
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.984713498441 Longitude: -74.9246978759766
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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Long Sault Rapids, Cornwall, Ont.


Coloured postcard of the steamboat EMPIRE STATE in the Long Sault Rapids of the Saint Lawrence River.