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Steamer ST. LAWRENCE. Thousand Islands Series 
Image  ca 1900  Stereoview of the Thousand Island Steamboat Company's steamboat ST. LAWRENCE in the Thousand Islands Built in 1884 in Clayton, NY. Passed to Canadian registry in 1920. 1516. Steamer ST. LAWRENCE. Thousand Islands Series
Steamer ALGERIAN Running Long Sault Rapids, St. Lawrence River 
Image  c1900  Coloured postcard of the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat ALGERIAN in the Long Sault Rapids. One of a series of four Notman photographs of this passage. The ALGERIAN was a rebuilt in 1874 of the BAVARIAN (1873), in turn a rebuild of the KINGSTON (1855). She was renamed CORNWALL...
ALGERIAN Running the Lachine Rapids on the St. Lawrence River 
ImageComments  c 1900  Coloured postcard of Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat ALGERIAN in the Lachine Rapids, flying company pennant from the foremast and Stars and Stripes from the stern. Undivided back for address Published by the American News Company, New York, Leipzig, Berlin and Dresden;...
Lachine Rapids 
Image  c1900  ...The absence of the steamboat's name from the paddlebox is probably because the PASSPORT was renamed CASPIAN in 1898 and by 1900 was no longer in the service of the R & O, having been purchased by the Lake Ontario and Bay of Quinte Steamship Company (owned in part by the General Manager of the R & O...
R & O Palace Steamer "Kingston", Thousand Islands, NY 
ImageComments  c 1900  Coloured postcard of Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat KINGSTON on the Saint Lawrence River in the Thousand Islands. Brief handwritten note on the front; " Went to the rink that afternoon, had a nice time. Thanks very much for cards. A. Libby is here. Sincerely Yours O" Addressed...
The steamer CITY OF WINDSOR 
Image  c1900  The steamer CITY OF WINDSOR at Sault Ste. Marie after her service on Lake Ontario. Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
Maid of the Mist and American Falls, Niagara 
Image  c1900  Stereoview of both the MAID OF THE MIST and MAID OF THE MIST no. 2 in the Niagara River below the American Falls. The steamboat in the foreground with the hexagonal pilot house was the older of the two MAIDs. "Maid of the Mist and American Falls, Niagara" "Copyrighted by M. E. Wright" "Excelsior...
Steamer CORSICAN, Toronto, Ont. 
Image  c 1900  Stereoview of the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat CORSICAN at N. Milloy & Company's wharf, Toronto. One of the Toronto island ferries lies at the wharf from which the photographs were taken. "Webster & Albee, Publishers, Rochester, N. Y." "American Scenery"
River and Shipping, Chicago 
Image  c 1900  ...Stereoview of propeller and two tugboats, one towing a three-masted schooner, in the Chicago River about 1900....
River View, Chicago 
Image  c 1900  ...Stereoview of propeller and two tugboats in the Chicago River about 1900. In the distance is a steamboat with a bishops arch....
Whaleback freighters of ore and grain in canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. 
Image  1900  Stereoview of two whalebacks in the canal at Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The one on the left appears to be the JAMES B. COLGATE of Duluth. The large whaleback on the right is one of the numbered barges. Both of them are running light as they are upbound. The tug in the lock with them is the...
UNITED EMPIRE 
Image  c 1900  Oval cut photograph of the Northern Navigation Company steamboat UNITED EMPIRE, possibly at Midland. Crew and passengers line the decks. The UNITED EMPIRE was build at Sarnia for the Northwest Transportation Co. in 1882. Renamed SARONIC in 1905, she was transferred to the Canada Steamship Lines...
Chicago River, Shipping &c. Chicago 
Image  c 1900  ...Stereoview of at least four tugboats and three schooners in the Chicago River about 1900. Across the river is a grain elevator and a steel swing bridge....
The steamer ALGERIAN Running Long Sault Rapids 
Image  c1900  Coloured print of the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat ALGERIAN in the Long Sault Rapids. One of a series of four Notman photographs of this passage. The ALGERIAN was a rebuilt in 1874 of the BAVARIAN (1873), in turn a rebuild of the KINGSTON (1855). She was renamed CORNWALL in...
The steamer CARMONA 
Image  c 1900  Real Photo postcard of steamobat CARMONA, operated by the Georgian Bay Navigation Company. The paddlebox features the legend "Georgian Bay Route" Formerly the MANITOBA. Built 1871 at Port Robinson.
"Down-lockage" in canal (letting water through gates to equalize level) Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. 
Image  c1900  Stereoview of steamboat JUNIATA in the American locks at Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. "S208" "T-996-"Down-lockage" in canal (letting water through gates to equalize level) Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. U84534 European Publishers Underwood & Underwood (London) Ltd.; Underwood & Underwood New York &...
Loading Steamers with Wheat from Elevators -- Fort William, Ontario, Canada 
Image  c 1900  ..."55 Loading Steamers with Wheat from Elevators -- Fort William, Ontario, Canada" "Copyright 1900 by Underwood & Underwood" "Underwood & Underwood Publishers, New York, London, Toronto - Canada, Ottawa - Kansas" "Works and Studios Arlington, N.J. Westwood N.J." Reverse: "You are 280 miles west...
A Richelieu Navigation Co. steamer leaving Alex Bay for Montreal 
Image  c 1900  Coloured magic lantern slide with Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat TORONTO on the Saint Lawrence River in the Thousand Islands off Alexandria Bay, New York "A Richelieu Navigation Co. steamer leaving Alex Bay for Montreal 10"
Steamer ST. LAWRENCE, Thousand Islands 
Image  c1900  Real photo postcard of the Thousand Islands Steamboat Company steamboat SAINT LAWRENCE in the Thousand Islands. A small number of passengers cluster on the bow under black umbrellas. "Steamer ST. LAWRENCE, Thousand Islands"
Osceola 
ImageMysteries  c1900  Photograph of steamboat OSCEOLA. An officer stands on the port side of the pilothouse. Four other members of the crew look over the starboard side of the steamer. "1383"

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