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Subject:  Steamboats  Year:  1856  Sort by:  Relevance
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Steamer "Western World" 
Image  Orr, J. W., Steamer "Western World", "Steamer "Western World"," Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper (New York, NY), 7 Jun 1856  Woodcut engraving of the Steamer "Western World," Capt. J. H. Barker, of the Michigan Central Railroad Line, between Buffalo and Detroit. Steamer "Western World," Capt. J. H. Barker, of the Michigan Central Railroad Line, between Buffalo and Detroit
Burning of the Lake Erie Steamer Northern Indiana 
Image  2 Aug 1856,   ...Woodcut engraving of burning of the Michigan Southern Railroad Company's steamboat NORTHERN INDIANA off Pelee in Lake Erie on 17 July 1856...
The rescue of two ladies and a gentleman from the wreck of the wheel 
Image  2 Aug 1856,   ...Woodcut engraving of the rescue of two ladies and a gentleman from the wreck of the wheel of the Michigan Southern Railroad Company's steamboat NORTHERN INDIANA as she burned off Pelee in Lake Erie on 17 July 1856...
McDonagh jumping into the water with the life-preservers 
Image  2 Aug 1856,   ...Woodcut engraving of McDonagh jumping into the water with the life-preservers from the Michigan Central Railroad steamboat MISSISSIPPI as the Michigan Southern Railroad Company's steamboat NORTHERN INDIANA burned off Pelee in Lake Erie on 17 July 1856...
Pushing the women overboard who were too much terrified to make the leap 
Image  2 Aug 1856,   ...Woodcut engraving of pushing some of the female passengers of the the Michigan Southern Railroad Company's steamboat NORTHERN INDIANA into the Lake as she burned off Pelee in Lake Erie on 17 July 1856...
Propeller Republic towing the wreck into Pigeon Bay 
Image  2 Aug 1856,   ...Woodcut engraving of the propeller REPUBLIC towing the Michigan Southern Railroad Company's steamboat NORTHERN INDIANA into Pigeon Bay as she burned on Lake Erie on 17 July 1856...
Town of Mackinac, on Lake Huron, State of Michigan 
Image  20 Sep 1856,   Woodcut engraving of the town and harbour of Mackinac at the entrance to Lake Michigan. The artist has included a paddlewheel steamboat, a propeller, a couple of schooners, smaller saling craft and a canoe. Piles of cordwood can be seen on a wharf in the middle distance. Fort Mackinac can be seen...
Town and Harbor of Mackinac, Michigan 
Image  20 Sep 1856,   Woodcut engraving of the town and harbour of Mackinac at the entrance to Lake Michigan. The artist has included variety of sailing craft and what appears to be a sternwheel steamboat at the middle pier. "Town of Mackinac, on Lake Huron, State of Michigan"
City of Kingston, Canada West -- The Royal Dock Yards, and Naval and Military Store Houses. 
Image  22 Nov 1856,   Woodcut engraving of Kingston from Point Henry looking across Navy Bay to the Stone Frigate and beyond that to Kingston harbour. The presence of two steamboats in Navy Bay at this date suggests that the original photograph, by Dr. J. P. Litchfield of Kingston, was taken in the spring, as some of...
Port of Genessee, on Lake Ontario, N.Y. 
Image  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...
Welland No. 2 (Steamboat), C46162, 1856 
TextNewspapers  1856  ...Steamer BLUE BONNET burned between Toronto and St. Catharines.       Detroit Free Press       September 6, 1856 Steamer WELLAND formerly steamer BLUE BONNET.     &#160...
Malakoff (Steamboat), C33446, 1856 
TextNewspapers  1856  ...Side wheel steamer NORTH AMERICA.* Official Canada No. 33446, Of 181 tons gross. Built at Montreal, Que., in 1842. 172 x 28 x 10.       * Renamed MALAKOFF - Canada - 1856 [ Disposition - Wrecked near Goderich, Ont. Nov. 1857 &#160...
Provincial (Steamboat), 1856 
TextNewspapers  1856  ..., chartered by Captain Kidd, and destined for lake traffic.       Toronto Leader       Friday, July 18, 1856                   The wreck of the old...
Alida (Steamboat), 1 Jun 1856 
TextNewspapers  1856  ...;#160;     June 7, 1856 ...
Albion (Steamboat), 23 Apr 1856 
TextNewspapers  1856  ...; Buffalo Daily Republic       April 23, 1856 ...
Alliance (Steamboat), 1 Jun 1856 
TextNewspapers  1856  ... it is to be presumed that the intercourse between the two sides of the river will be largely increased. The boat is commanded by James Haggart.       Buffalo Daily Courier       Friday, June 13, 1856 ...
Atlantic (Steamboat), 30 Jun 1856 
TextNewspapers  1856  ...;#160; June 28, 1856       . . . . .       RAISING THE SAFE OF THE ATLANTIC. - A diver from Buffalo, in connection with a company, has at last succeeded in recovering...
Clifton (Steamboat), 14 Nov 1856 
TextNewspapers  1856  .... Allen.       Buffalo Morning Express       November 14, 1856       . . . . . ...
Jefferson Davis (Steamboat), 1 Jun 1856 
TextNewspapers  1856  ... Basin,, fitting out.       Buffalo Daily Courier       June 21, 1856       . . . . . ...
C. C. Dennis (Steamboat), 1 Apr 1856 
TextNewspapers  1856  ... will be a go-ahead craft and a reliable one.       Buffalo Daily Courier       May 1, 1856 ...
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