The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Lachine Rapids


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Stereographs
Description:
A stereoview engraving of a steamboat running the Lachine Rapids above Montreal. It is probably intended to represent one of the Canadian Navigation Company steamboats that operated on the Saint Lawrence River and Lake Ontario in that period.
Notes:
Chisholm's all round route and panoramic guide of the St. Lawrence was published annually in Montreal between 1870 and 1881. The Canadian Navigation Company merged with the Richelieu Company in 1875 to form the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company.
Inscriptions:
The "C. R. Chisholm & Bros. Montreal" is stamped into the reverse.
Publisher:
C. R. Chisholm & Bros.
Place of Publication:
Montreal
Date of Original:
c 1870
Dimensions:
Width: 17.5 cm
Height: 8.4 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
4
Language of Item:
English
  • Quebec, Canada
    Latitude: 45.4168287060273 Longitude: -73.5856533050537
Copyright Statement:
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Lachine Rapids


A stereoview engraving of a steamboat running the Lachine Rapids above Montreal. It is probably intended to represent one of the Canadian Navigation Company steamboats that operated on the Saint Lawrence River and Lake Ontario in that period.