c 1945 Black and white real photo postcard of the tugboat T. J. SCOTT and J. Harrison & Sons' small freighter NORTHERN. At the right of the card is the stern of the Mohawk Navigation Company's CAPTAIN C. D. SECORD (originally the American Laker CHARLES R. VAN HISE, 1900) The photograph likely dates from...
c 1940 Stereoview of the Reiss Steamship Company laker, WILLIAM A. REISS (ex. JOHN A. TOPPING), exiting the Soo locks. 37055 Large Iron Ore Boat Leaving Sault Ste. Marie Locks, to Enter Lake Huron, Michigan
Reverse: "37055 The Locks at Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan"
"We hear a great deal of the Suez...
c 1942 A black and white photograph of the Canada Steamship Lines passenger steamboat KINGSTON alongside a long wooden wharf.
c 1942 A black and white photograph of the Canada Steamship Lines passenger steamboat KINGSTON alongside a long wooden wharf. Two cars and a truck wait at the depot.
c 1941 A black and white photograph of the Canada Steamship Lines passenger steamboat KINGSTON.
c 1940 Linen coloured postcard of the Pelee Island Steamship Company steamboat PELEE on Lake Erie. Divided back linen postcard. Postmarked "Lakeside, OH, 3 Aug 1945" "4 - The Canadian Steamer "Pelee" A Daily Service between Sandusky, Ohio and Canada's Vacationland" "1B-H1129"
Reverse: "E. B. Ackley,...
c 1940 Coloured postcard of the Upper Lakes & St. Lawrence Transportation Company steamboat JOHN S. PILLSBURY and other vessels in the Welland Canal in Saint Catharines, ON Postally used. Postmarked "Saint Catharines, 24 Jun 1943" "Welland Canal from Queenston St. Bridge, St. Catharines, Ont., Canada"...
c 1940 Coloured linen postcard of the USS WOLVERINE and Perry's Monument at Erie, PA coloured to be a night scene. Divided back. Postmarked Erie, PA, 19 Aug 1943 "Old Wolverine Training Ship and Perry Monument, Peninsula Drive, at night, Erie, Pa." "15"
Reverse: "68491" "Tichnor Quality Views" "Reg. U.S....
c 1946 Coloured linen postcard of the Wisconsin & Michigan Steamship Company steamboat MILWAUKEE CLIPPER ex-JUNIATA Divided back postcard. Postmarked Milwaukee 8 Jul 1948 "S. S. Milwaukee Clipper on Lake Michigan"
Reverse: "S. S. Milwaukee Clipper . . . The Great Lakes newest most streamlined passenger...
c 1940 Coloured postcard of the Pelee Island Steamship Company steamboat PELEE in Kingsville. to her stern lies a yellow coloured fish tug. A small sailboat crosses the harbour Divided back postcard. Postally unused. "SS "Pelee" in Kingsville dock" "KG1"
Reverse: "Copyrighted. Published by...
1942 ex SEEANDBEE
1945 ex CHAMPION,
... built in the old Union Drydock alongside the Blackwell Canal. A 17 mile-an-hour speed is claimed for the boat.
Buffalo Newspaper Scrapbook
May 28, 1940
NOTE:- Original proper name WILLIAM P. FESSENDEN
... and scrapped there in 1940
Detroit/Wyandotte Shipbuilding Master List
Institute for Great Lakes research
1941 scrapped at Cleveland, Ohio
1948 scrapped, Hamilton, Ont.
1949 seized for smuggling
1940 Reason: lost smoke pipes
...) and taken to Midland. After repairs had been made she carried grain, coal and ore with other Playfair vessels. In 1918 her engines were placed in another ship and the hull was sold to Georgian Bay Shipbuilding and Wrecking Co. She was turned into a drydock and from 1922 to 1940
the MAJOR took nearly 250...
1942 Reason: aground
Remarks: Total loss