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The CHICORA on Lake Ontario 
Image  c 1895  Stereoview of the ex-Civil War blockade runner CHICORA which came to the Great Lakes in 1868. She operated on the upper lakes until being bought by the Niagara Navigation Company and returned to Lake Ontario for the opening of the 1878 season. The combination of Strohmey & Wyman with Underwood and...
The CHICORA on Lake Ontario 
Image  1913  A Century of Sail and Steam on the Niagara River by Barlow Cumberland
Niagara Navigation Coy.'s Steamer "Chicora" 
ImageComments  c 1907  Coloured postcard of the Niagara Navigation Company steamboat CHICORA on Lake Ontario "Niagara Navigation Coy.'s Steamer "Chicora" Reverse: "The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co., Ltd. Montreal and Toronto; Printed in Great Britain" PostMarked "Toronto, Ont., 1:30 PM, 24 Jul 1908"
Niagara Navigation Co.'s Steamers, Lewiston to Toronto 
Image  c1908  Coloured postcard featuring the Niagara Navigation Company vessels CHICORA, CORONA, CHIPPEWA and CAYUGA "Niagara Navigation Co.'s Steamers, Lewiston to Toronto" Reverse: "22722" Postmarked: "Attica, NY, 27 Feb 1913, 5 PM"
Steamer "Chippewa" at Queenston 
Image  c1908  Coloured postcard of the Niagara Navigation Company steamboat CHIPPEWA at Queenston, Ontario on the Niagara River. The landing at Lewiston, NY can be seen across the river. The cars of the Niagara Falls Park and River Railway can be seen at the Queenston landing. Divided Back "Steamer "Chippewa"...
"Boat Landing at Lewistown, N. Y." 
ImageComments  c 1912  Coloured postcard of the Niagara Navigation Company steamboat CAYUGA at the landing in Lewiston, NY. The stern to the left of the image is either CHICORA or CHIPPEWA. Divided back. Postmarked "Buffalo, NY, 18 Jun 1912, 11 pm" "Boat Landing at Lewistown, N. Y." Reverse: "This space for writing...
Yonge Street Dock, Toronto 
Image  c 1906  Coloured postcard of the wharves at the foot of Yonge Street in Toronto. The Union railway station stands behind W.A Geddes, "No. 1 Yonge St.Wharf" Four steamboats are in the view including what appears to be the Niagara Navigation Company steamboat CORONA to the right of the picture. Undivided...
Harbor. Toronto, Canada 
Image  c 1905  Coloured postcard of the Yonge Street wharves in Toronto with at least four steamboats in the view. The second steamboat from the left is the OCEAN. The central wharves are both passenger facilities with crowds getting on the Niagara Navigation Company steamboat CHIPPEWA. To the right lies the...
Barlow Cumberland 
Image  1913  Apart from being the author of A Century of Sail and Steam on the Niagara River , Barlow Cumberland had a long history in the management of Great Lakes shipping including being the Vice-president of the Niagara Navigation Company from 1878-1912. Used in Barlow Cumberland, A Century of Sail and...
Niagara Navigation Co. Steamer "spinning" in the Rapids below Queenston Heights. 
ImageComments  1913  Niagara Navigation Company steamer CHIPPEWA "spinning" in the Rapids below Queenston Heights to pass from Queenston to Lewiston. Brock's Monument stands on the Heights in the background. Used in Barlow Cumberland, A Century of Sail and Steam on the Niagara River
CIBOLA 
Image  1913  The Niagara Navigation Company steamboat CIBOLA in the Niagara River off Queenston. Used in Barlow Cumberland, A Century of Sail and Steam on the Niagara River
CHIPPEWA in Toronto Harbour 
Image  1913  The Niagara Navigation Company steamboat CHIPPEWA in Toronto Harbour. Used in Barlow Cumberland, A Century of Sail and Steam on the Niagara River
Sir Thomas Lipton on CHICORA 
Image  1913  Sir Thomas Lipton on the bridge of the Niagara Navigation Company steamboat CHICORA. Used in Barlow Cumberland, A Century of Sail and Steam on the Niagara River
CORONA 
Image  1913  The CORONA leaving Niagara Navigation Company Dock at Toronto. Used in Barlow Cumberland, A Century of Sail and Steam on the Niagara River
H.R.H. the Duke and Duchess of York going on board CORONA. 
Image  1913  H.R.H. the Duke and Duchess of York (subsequently King George V and Queen Mary) going on board CORONA in 1901 during their nine-month tour of the British Empire. Used in Barlow Cumberland, A Century of Sail and Steam on the Niagara River
The CHIPPEWA in Drydock at Kingston. Bow. 
Image  1913  The Bow of the CHIPPEWA in Drydock at Kingston. The fron of the dock had to be lengthened in 1902 in order to accommodate her. Used in Barlow Cumberland, A Century of Sail and Steam on the Niagara River
The CHIPPEWA in Drydock at Kingston. Stern. 
Image  1913  The Bow of the CHIPPEWA in dry dock at Kingston. The fron of the dock had to be lengthened in 1902 in order to accommodate her. Used in Barlow Cumberland, A Century of Sail and Steam on the Niagara River
The CAYUGA in Niagara River off Youngstown. 
ImageComments  1913  Used in Barlow Cumberland, A Century of Sail and Steam on the Niagara River
CHIPPEWA in Toronto Harbour 
Image    The Niagara Navigation Company steamboat CHIPPEWA with what appears to be the Toronto Islands in the background A small, poorly cut black and white photograph mounted on a gray backing board. This was probably amount the souvenirs one could could buy of a trip on the CHIPPEWA in the era before...
Deck of the CHICORA on Lake Ontario 
Image  c 1890  Stereoview of a group of passengers on the promenade deck of the Niagara Navigation Company steamboat CHICORA. Publication of this view must have pre-dated the move of Underwood & Underwood's headquarters to New York in 1891. C. Bierstadt, Publisher, Niagara Falls, NY; Sold only by Underwood &...
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