5 Jul 1856 Woodcut engraving of the Port of Genesse, on Lake Ontario, N.Y. from an ambrotype by E. T. Whitney of Rochester. The principal steamboats are, from left to right, the MAPLE LEAF, HIGHLANDER and ONTARIO. The original ambrotype is featured in Gerald T. Girvin, "The Maple Leaf Story Prior to the...
1856 thief caught
... as 6 foot stroke and 46 & 3/8 inches in diameter.
September 9, 1856
ONTARIO. side/wheel Steamer of 200 tons. Built Sorel 1850
1853 Reason: collision
Hull damage: $500
"Steamer Ontario," Oswego Times & Journal (Oswego, NY), 24 Apr 1855 Steamer Ontario. - This old favorite made her first appearance in our harbor this morning, from Charlotte where she has been laid up the past winter. Her exterior presents the appearance of a new boat, having been entirely repainted, and the interior is as usual elegant. We regret to learn that...
c1855, Hand coloured Bird's eye view of Oswego, New York showing the mouth of the Oswego River at Lake Ontario. Oswego, N.Y.
Published by Smith Brothers & Co., 225 Fulton St. N.Y.
Lewis Bradley Del
On stone by D. W. Moody
Ambrotype of the Port of Genesee on Lake Ontario. The steamboats are, from left to right the MAPLE LEAF, HIGHLANDER and ONTARIO. An article appeared in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 5 July 1856 with a woodcut engraving of this image.
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