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Locking through Canal at Cornwall, Ont., Canada 
Image  c1930  Coloured postcard of the lower lock in the Cornwall Canal. A canaller waits below the lock, a second is in the lock going down while the St. Lawrence Steamship Company canaller SIOUX waits its turn at the upper end. Divided Back. Postally unused "Locking through Canal at Cornwall, Ont., Canada"...
Winter on Welland Canal at Port Colborne, Canada 
Image  c 1910  Coloured postcard of a collection of tugboats and wooden canallers in the Welland Canal at Port Colborne as the ice begins to break up in the early spring. Divided back. Postmarked "Port Colborne, Ont. 19 Jul 11" "Winter on Welland Canal at Port Colborne, Canada" Reverse: "326" "Made in Germany"...
The steamer ARGYLE berthed in the Canal Basin at Dundas 
Image  c 1864  The steamer ARGYLE berthed in the Canal Basin at Dundas Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
The propeller ST. MAGNUS upbound in Lock 19 of the Third Welland Canal 
Image  c 1880  Photograph of the propeller ST. MAGNUS upbound in Lock 19 of the Third Welland Canal Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
The steamer MACASSA in the Burlington Canal 
ImageComments  c 1888  Photograph of the Burlington Canal, looking out toward the Lake, from the top of the Royal Hamilton Yacht Club house. The steamer MACASSA is passing the swing bridge built by the Hamilton & NorthWestern Ry. in 1876. The Main Light Station was established in 1838. In the foreground is one of the...
A. D. CROSS towing the schooner ST. LOUIS in the Welland Canal 
Image  c 1889  The schooner ST. LOUIS downbound at Lock 4 on the Third Welland Canal in tow of the tug A.D. CROSS Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
Schooner STUART H. DUNN 
Image  c 1900  Schooner STUART H. DUNN entering the Burlington Canal in 1900 with a cargo of coal Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
Opening Lift Lock, Main St., Welland Ship Canal 
Image  c 1930  The caption should read "Opening lift bridge ", on Main Street, Welland, Ontario. One of a series of twelve photographs of the Welland Canal taken about 1930.
Flight Twin Locks, Welland Ship Canal 
Image  c 1930  Photograph of a canaler in the upbound flight the twin locks at Thorold on the Welland Canal One of a series of twelve photographs of the Welland Canal taken about 1930.
St. Lawrence River 
ImageMysteries  c1935  Coloured magic lantern slide of a canaller running up the Cornwall canal beside the Long Sault Rapids of the Saint Lawrence River. Handwritten: "St. Lawrence River" "Willmot London, Ont."
Royal Hamilton Yacht Club 
Image  c1905  Black and white lithographed postcard of the Royal Hamilton Yacht Club on Burlington Beach at the Burlington Bay Canal, with the lighthouse in the background. Three small sailboats with sailors lie along the side of the canal. Undivided Back. Postmarked Hamilton, 10 Jan 1907 and Bradford, ON, 11...
Swing Bridge at Entrance to Harbour, Hamilton, Ont. 
Image  c1907  Coloured postcard of a night scene on the Burlington Bay Canal showing the lighthouse, the Royal Hamilton Yacht Club headquarters and an electric railway car crossing the swing bridge over the canal. Postally unused. "Swing Bridge at Entrance to Harbour, Hamilton, Ont." "101,825" Reverse: "The...
At the Welland Canal 
ImageCommentsMysteries  c1930  Stereoview of Foote Transit Company steamboat, F. V. MASSEY, making its way down the newly expanded Fourth Welland Canal in the early 1930s. This view is from Bridge 5 (Glendale Avenue looking north towards Lock 3. "460 G" "34053" "At the Welland Canal" "Keystone View Company" Manufacturers...
Lower entrance, Sault Ste. Marie Canal 
Image  9 May 1857  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....
Greatest Canal Traffic in the World -- Busy Scene in the Ship Canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. 
Image  c1907  Stereoview of Canadian Pacific Railway steamboat ALBERTA and the steamboat POWELL STACKHOUSE and another vessels in the American locks at Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. 154 16731 - Greatest Canal Traffic in the World Busy Scene in the Ship Canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. Keystone View Company...
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