The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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The "Chicora" [The Favourites of the Collingwood and Lake Superior Royal Mail Line] 
Image  6 Sep 1873,  
On Board the "Chicora" May 9 [Red River Expedition] 
Image  11 Jun 1870,   ...Looking forward from the upper deck of the CHICORA on the Red River Expedition in 1870...
The "Chicora" 
Image  25 Jun 1870,   ...Engraving of the steamboat CHICORA in Collingwood harbour in 1870, from which she embarked troops for the Red River Expedition...
CUBA in the Chicago River 
Image  c1875  This very early photo, dating from about 1875, shows CUBA in the river at Chicago. Note the workmen on the foremast.
Text    QUEEN's BIRTHDAY EXCURSION TO CAPE VINCENT A BATTERY BAND STEAMER MAUD ON FRIDAY the 24th May, the Steamer Maud will leave the Ferry Wharf at 2 p.m. for Cape Vincent, returning at 7:30. Fare 25 cents. By the kind permission of Lt.-Col. Cotton and the Officers of A Battery, the fine Band of ...
Bruce at wreck of Kingston 
Image    Photograph of the burned out hull of the KINGSTON with the BRUCE alongside.
CORINTHIAN in rapids of the Saint Lawrence River 
Image  ca 1875-1882  Stereoview of the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat CORINTHIAN in the rapids of the Saint Lawrence River. Probably the Lachine Rapids. View predates 20 September 1892 when the CORINTHIAN burned in the Cedar Rapids of the Saint Lawrence River. According to the Montreal...
Lachine Rapids 
Image  c 1870  ... 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....
Corliss Engine 
Image  1876  A stereoview from the "International Exhibition of Arts, Manufactures and Products of the Soil and Mine", better known as the Centennial Exhibition, in Philadelphia in 1876. This features a walking beam engine, a type common on the Great Lakes in the generation prior to the exhibition. "496....
Steamer Passport 
Image    Photograph of the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat PASSPORT to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
Steamer MAGNET berthed at Pointe au Pic Wharf, on the lower St. Lawrence 
Image  c 1870  Steamer MAGNET berthed at Pointe au Pic Wharf, on the lower St. Lawrence Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
[Oswego] Harbor from Upper Bridge 
Image  c1870  Stereoview of the Oswego harbour from the upper bridge. In the centre of the harbour is a two masted schooner. The sail of another schooner is hanging to dry beyond the railroad trestle. There are a number of barges along the far side of the harbour. E. H. T. Anthony & Co., 591 Broadway, New...
The propellers AFRICA, MAINE and ST. ALBANS with the schooner JESSIE H. BRECK 
Image  c 1873  Photograph of the propeller AFRICA at Port Dalhousie during a blockade on the canal. Alongside the AFRICA are two schooners, the second of which is the JESSIE H. BRECK. At the right are the propellers MAINE and ST. ALBANS of the Northern Transportation Co. fleet Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes,...
Image  c 1872  Photograph of the Lake & River Steamship Company propeller LAKE MICHIGAN, launched in 1872 and finally abandoned around 1925. Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
Propeller LAKE ERIE 
Image  c 1873  Photograph of the Lake & River Steamship Company propeller LAKE ERIE, launched in 1873 and lost in a collision with the NORTHERN QUEEN on Lake Michigan in 1881. Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
Zealand's Wharf, Hamilton 
Image  c 1873  View of Zealand's Wharf, taken from the top of the high bank. At the lower left, a vessel is under construction in A. M. Robertson's Shipyard. Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
Plan of Hamilton Docks, 1874 
Image    Plan of Hamilton waterfront in 1874 to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 . Redrawn from an original. "City Docks, 1874" Signed "I. S. Brookes"
Plan of the Hamilton & NorthWestern Railway wharf, 1874 
Image    Plan of Hamilton waterfront in 1874 extended eastward to include the Hamilton & NorthWestern Railway wharf. Redrawn from an original. Used illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 Signed "I. S. Brookes"
The steam barge D.R. VAN ALLEN 
Image  c 1873  Photograph of the steam barge D.R. VAN ALLEN probably at Oswego Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
Propeller ATLANTIC and Barque at Duluth, MN 
Image  c 1874  ...A stereoview of the propeller ATLANTIC and an unidentified barque alongside a warehouse and the railroad station in Duluth Minnesota in the early 1870s....

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