The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Saint Clair River


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Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Stereographs
Description:
Stereoview of a small fleet of ferries, probably on the Saint Clair River between Sarnia and Port Huron. Five vessels are clearly seen with at least two more in the background. Among the paddlewheelers are the RUBY and SARNIA.
Notes:
SARNIA operated on the Saint Clair River frm 1860 until a fire in Jan. 1879. RUBY ran in the region from 1875, until she was rebuilt after a fire in May 1880.
Inscriptions:
"Detroit, Mich"
"For Reid & Mills"
Publisher:
Reid & Mills
Place of Publication:
Detroit, MI
Date of Original:
c 1875-78
Dimensions:
Width: 17.7 cm
Height: 8.7 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
641
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.9947290079827 Longitude: -82.4238967895508
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Saint Clair River


Stereoview of a small fleet of ferries, probably on the Saint Clair River between Sarnia and Port Huron. Five vessels are clearly seen with at least two more in the background. Among the paddlewheelers are the RUBY and SARNIA.