The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Lower entrance, Sault Ste. Marie Canal


Description
Creator:
Hill, A., Illustrator
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Woodcuts
Description:
Woodcut engraving of the lower entrance to the Sault Ste. Marie (Soo) canal with a steamer and a crowd of passengers. Along with other flags the steamboat is flying a pennant with "E. WARD" and another with "LAKE SUPERIOR LINE". On either side of the canal are piles of excavated earth.
Notes:
Illustration appeared in Ballou's Pictorial, (Boston, 9 May 1857), p. 297.
Inscriptions:
"Lower entrance, Sault Ste. Marie Canal"
Publisher:
M. M. Ballou
Place of Publication:
Boston
Date of Original:
9 May 1857
Dimensions:
Width: 17 cm
Height: 11.6 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
0
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 46.502498420289 Longitude: -84.3434572219849
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Lower entrance, Sault Ste. Marie Canal
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Lower entrance, Sault Ste. Marie Canal


Woodcut engraving of the lower entrance to the Sault Ste. Marie (Soo) canal with a steamer and a crowd of passengers. Along with other flags the steamboat is flying a pennant with "E. WARD" and another with "LAKE SUPERIOR LINE". On either side of the canal are piles of excavated earth.