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  • History of Steam navigation on Lake Ontario
    Onondaga Standard (Syracuse, NY), Sep. 29, 1847     ...Sep. 29, 1847...
    Onondaga Standard (Syracuse, NY), Sep. 29, 1847   ...Sep. 29, 1847...
  • The Steam Boat Ontario
    Ontario Repository (Canandaigua, NY), Tues., Aug. 9, 1817     Oswego, August 7. The Steam Boat Ontario, Capt. Mallaby, touched here this morning from Niagara on her way to Sackets harbor, Ogdensburgh, &c.; She was so much crowded with passengers that the captain was under the necessity of leaving a number of applicants at Niagara, for want of more ...
    Ontario Repository (Canandaigua, NY), Tues., Aug. 9, 1817   Oswego, August 7. The Steam Boat Ontario, Capt. Mallaby, touched here this ...
  • The Steamer "Ontario"
        The Steamer "Ontario," Captain H. N. Throop, Pultneyville, N. Y.
      The Steamer "Ontario," Captain H. N. Throop, Pultneyville, N. Y.
  • Oswego harbor, 1870s
        Photograph of Oswego harbor in the 1870s. In the foreground in the rail trestle as is crosses the large coal bins. On the other side of the trestle masts of a number of schooners. The river is full of barges from the Oswego canal. Closer to the lake, on either ...
      Photograph of Oswego harbor in the 1870s. In the foreground in the ...
  • Disastrous Conflagration!
        Disastrous Conflagration! Destruction of the 'Union Elevator with some 40,000 Bushels of Wheat - Loss of $127,000 At about half past ten o'clock last night, fire was discovered in the second story of the "Union Elevator" east end of the iron bridge, ...
      Disastrous Conflagration! Destruction of the 'Union Elevator with some 40,000 Bushels of ...
  • Flouring Mills of Oswego
        Flouring Mills of Oswego Being desirous to obtain all the information possible upon a subject so important to this city as its milling business, and of imparting it to our readers, we have procured the following statistics in relation to the Flouring Mills of Oswego. We have found ...
      Flouring Mills of Oswego Being desirous to obtain all the information possible ...
  • Flouring Mills of Oswego
        Flour Mills of Oswego The following named mills are all located on the Varick Canal, with the exception of the Pearl Mill, which is situated on the West side of the river about two miles from the city. Pardee's (Oswego) Mill This mill has six ...
      Flour Mills of Oswego The following named mills are all located on ...
  • What We Noticed Today in a Walk Through East First Street
        What We Noticed Today in a Walk Through East First Street ___ In the course of a walk along East First street today, we noticed many things which, in the absence of more important matter, we deemed worthy of remark. In Miller's Ship-yard, there is just now great ...
      What We Noticed Today in a Walk Through East First Street ___ ...
  • The New Elevator
        The New Elevator The mammoth Elevator of Messrs. Irwin & Sloan , situated at the foot of West Schuyler Street, was first put in operation yesterday, starting off with the only one elevator, and at the rate of 6,600 bushels an hour. The structure has a river front of 132 ...
      The New Elevator The mammoth Elevator of Messrs. Irwin & Sloan , ...
  • Wayne Brewster, 91, Recalls Life as Sailor on Schooners 
in Bustling Trade on the Lakes
    Syracuse Post-Standard (Syracuse, NY), 12 Jun 1940     Wayne Brewster, 91, Recalls Life as Sailor on Schooners in Bustling Trade on the Lakes CAPE VINCENT - Sailing as a crew member upon the schooners that plied from Lake Ontario to Chicago in the busy years of inland water traffic following the Civil War, Wayne B. ...
    Syracuse Post-Standard (Syracuse, NY), 12 Jun 1940   Wayne Brewster, 91, Recalls Life as Sailor on Schooners in Bustling Trade ...
  • Do You Remember?
    Oswego Palladium-Times (Oswego, NY), 21 Apr 1941     Do You Remember? Now that the season of navigation has opened once more, and the windshields upon the lower bridge have been lowered, it might be the appropriate time to chronicle in this column a little reminder of those bygone years when Oswego harbor was alive with sailing ...
    Oswego Palladium-Times (Oswego, NY), 21 Apr 1941   Do You Remember? Now that the season of navigation has opened once ...
  • WILLIAM A. PAINE at the Oswego Grain Elevator
        Photograph of the Pioneer Steamship Company laker WILLIAM A. PAINE at the Oswego grain elevator.
      Photograph of the Pioneer Steamship Company laker WILLIAM A. PAINE at the ...
  • What We Noticed Today in a Walk Through 
East First Street
    Oswego Daily Journal (Oswego, NY), 6 May 1852     What We Noticed Today in a Walk Through East First Street ___ In the course of a walk along East First street today, we nocked many things which, in the absence of more important matter, we deemed worthy of remark. In Miller's Ship-yard, there is just now great ...
    Oswego Daily Journal (Oswego, NY), 6 May 1852   What We Noticed Today in a Walk Through East First Street ___ ...
  • Soo lock
        Photograph of a steamboat entering the lock at Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan
      Photograph of a steamboat entering the lock at Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan
  • FONTANA at Sodus Point
        Color postcard of the American Steamship Company steamboat FONTANA loading coal at the railway trestle at Sodus Pont. Several cars are on the trestle while others are in the yard.
      Color postcard of the American Steamship Company steamboat FONTANA loading coal at ...
  • Backwater turn made by Arundel on leaving Sodus Point, N.Y.
        Coloured postcard of steamboat ARUNDELL leaving the pier in Sodus Bay.
      Coloured postcard of steamboat ARUNDELL leaving the pier in Sodus Bay.
  • Oswego Harbor
        Colour aerial photograph of a laker moored at the Oswego grain elevator.
      Colour aerial photograph of a laker moored at the Oswego grain elevator.
  • Steam Grain Elevator
    Oswego Daily Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), 20 Aug 1852     Steam Grain Elevator. - Messrs. Goddard and Hovey have just completed a Floating Elevator for the purpose of unloading and loading grain. Heretofore the vast amount of grain received at and despatched from Albany has been loaded and reloaded by hand. The elevator is so arranged that it will not ...
    Oswego Daily Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), 20 Aug 1852   Steam Grain Elevator. - Messrs. Goddard and Hovey have just completed a ...
  • Grain Elevators
    Oswego Daily Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), 7 Jul 1853     Grain Elevators In view of he decreased facilities by the destruction in the late fire, of the Elevators owned by J.L. Hall & Co. and Messrs. Ames & Brother, we take pleasure in notifying those interested that our townsman, Mr. W. Lewis has supplied himself with a floating ...
    Oswego Daily Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), 7 Jul 1853   Grain Elevators In view of he decreased facilities by the destruction in ...
  • Elevating Extraordinary
    Oswego Daily Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), 22 May 1862     Elevating Extraordinary. - Yesterday afternoon the Commercial (floating) Elevator accomplished a feat in elevating, we are informed, has never been equalled in this city. In one hour and fourteen minutes 7,100 bushels of corn were elevated from the schooner Sylph, and at the same time spouted into ...
    Oswego Daily Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), 22 May 1862   Elevating Extraordinary. - Yesterday afternoon the Commercial (floating) Elevator accomplished a feat ...
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