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  • MISSISSIPPI
        MISSISSIPPI built 1853 by F. W. & B. B. Jones, at Buffalo, N. Y. Length 335 feet; Beam 40 feet; Depth of hold 14 ft Tonnage 1,829 One beam engine, by J. P. Morris & Co., of Philadelphia, 82 inch cylinder by 12 ft stroke; (Walking beam 12 feet wide ...
      MISSISSIPPI built 1853 by F. W. & B. B. Jones, at Buffalo, ...
  • Lake Erie Steamboat Mississippi, 1853
        Lake Erie Steamboat Mississippi, 1853
      Lake Erie Steamboat Mississippi, 1853
  • Steamboat Mississippi
        "Steamboat Mississippi. Built at Buffalo, N. Y., in 1853. A floating palace; length 335 feet; tonnage 1,829; one beam engine, 82-inch cylinder, 12-feet stroke; three boilers, each 50 feet long by 11 feet diamete; dismantled in 1863, hull remodeled into a dry dock."
      "Steamboat Mississippi. Built at Buffalo, N. Y., in 1853. A floating palace; ...
  • Shooting the Lachine Rapids, St. Lawrence River
        "SHOOTING THE LACHINE RAPIDS, ST. LAWRENCE RIVER.-- here is a fascination in gambling with Danger. The stake is often life itself, yet when the chances are decidedly in our favor, we love to match excitement against the possibility of death. This is what making the shooting of the Lachine rapids ...
      "SHOOTING THE LACHINE RAPIDS, ST. LAWRENCE RIVER.-- here is a fascination in ...
  • Entering the Rapids
        "J. G. Parks, Portrait and Landscape Photographer, 2264 St. Catherine Street, Montreal" "A Chocice Selection of Views of Montreal, Quebec, Mur. Bay, Cacouna, Tadousac, saguenay, Ottawa, Toronto, Niagara Falls, Thousand Islands, Yosemite Valley, Cal., Lake George, Adirondacks, Ausable Chasm. 21 First Prizes, Medal and Diploma, Established 1864" Reverse: "
      "J. G. Parks, Portrait and Landscape Photographer, 2264 St. Catherine Street, Montreal" ...
  • Shooting the Rapids in St. Mary's River
        Two paddler and one passenger in a birchbark canoe shooting the Rapids in St. Mary's River
      Two paddler and one passenger in a birchbark canoe shooting the Rapids ...
  • American Steam Vessels
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  • Night scene on Lake Erie
        A passenger steamboat crosses Lake Erie at night (and, as always, with the moon in the background).
      A passenger steamboat crosses Lake Erie at night (and, as always, with ...
  • Steamboat ALGERIAN
        Photograph of the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat ALGERIAN
      Photograph of the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat ALGERIAN
  • NORTH WEST
        NORTH WEST Built 1894, at Cleveland, O., by the Globe Iron Works Comp'y Hull, of steel. Length between perpendiculars 360 feet; over all 383 feet; breadth of beam moulded 44 feet; depth of hold 26 feet; from spar deck 34 feet 5 inches. Engines, two, vertical quadruple expansion. Diameter of ...
      NORTH WEST Built 1894, at Cleveland, O., by the Globe Iron Works ...
  • Great Lakes passenger steamship NORTH WEST, 1894
        Great Lakes passenger steamship NORTH WEST, 1894
      Great Lakes passenger steamship NORTH WEST, 1894
  • PLEASURE
        PLEASURE Built 1893, at West Bay City, Mich., by F. W. Wheeler & Co. Hull, of wood. Length 140 feet; breadth of beam, on water line, 35 feet, top sides 40 feet, on deck 52 feet; depth of hold 15 feet, average draft of water 12 feet. Engine, three cylinder ...
      PLEASURE Built 1893, at West Bay City, Mich., by F. W. Wheeler ...
  • Detroit River Ferryboat PLEASURE, 1893
        Detroit River Ferryboat PLEASURE, 1893
      Detroit River Ferryboat PLEASURE, 1893
  • CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS
        CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS Built 1892, at West Superior, Wis. Hull, of steel, "whaleback" model. Length over all 362 feet; breadth of beam 42 feet; depth of hold 24 feet. Nine bulkheads. Engine, triple expansion, constructed, by Samuel F. Hodge & Co., Detroit. Diameter of cylinders 26, 42 and 70 inches, by ...
      CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS Built 1892, at West Superior, Wis. Hull, of steel, "whaleback" ...
  • Great Lakes Passenger whaleback steamship CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS, 1893
        Great Lakes Passenger whaleback steamship CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS, 1893
      Great Lakes Passenger whaleback steamship CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS, 1893
  • MANITOU
        MANITOU Designed by W. I. Babcock. Built 1893, at South Chicago, Ill., by the Chicago Shipbuilding Company. Hull, of steel. Length of keel 275 feet, over all 295 feet; breadth, of beam 42 feet, depth of hold 22 feet; average draft of water, 15 feet. Engine, Triple expansion, constructed by ...
      MANITOU Designed by W. I. Babcock. Built 1893, at South Chicago, Ill., ...
  • Great Lakes Passenger steamship MANITOU, 1893
        Great Lakes Passenger steamship MANITOU, 1893
      Great Lakes Passenger steamship MANITOU, 1893
  • Thomas Cranage
        Thomas Cranage Built 1893, at West Bay City, Mich. Hull, of wood, built by James Davidson. Length between perpendiculars 305 feet; over all 330 feet; breadth of beam 43 feet; depth of hold 21 feet 8 inches. Engine, triple expansion, constructed by the Dry Dock Engine Works, Detroit. Diameter of ...
      Thomas Cranage Built 1893, at West Bay City, Mich. Hull, of wood, ...
  • SAXON
        Saxon Built 1890, at Cleveland, Ohio, by the Globe Iron Works Co. Hull, of steel. Length 296 feet; breadth of beam 40 feet 5 inches; depth of hold 21 feet. Engine, triple expansion Diameter of cylinders 24, 38 and 61 inches, by 42 inches stroke. Boilers, two, of steel, "scotch" ...
      Saxon Built 1890, at Cleveland, Ohio, by the Globe Iron Works Co. ...
  • MERIDA
        Merida Built 1893 at West Bay City, Mich. Hull, of steel, built by F. W. Wheeler & Company. Length of keel 360 feet; over all 378 feet, extreme beam 45 feet; depth of hold 25 feet. Engine, triple expansion, constructed by the Frontier Iron Works, Detroit. Diameter of cylinders 23, ...
      Merida Built 1893 at West Bay City, Mich. Hull, of steel, built ...
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