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Toronto's West Market Street slip with SOPHIA MINCH and ONGIARA. 
Image  5 Oct 1914  ...Toronto's West Market Street slip looked like this on October 5, 1914. At the Point Anne Quarries gravel dock is SOPHIA MINCH while on the right is Pat McSherry's steamer ONGIARA....
WAUBIC in a Georgian Bay channel 
Image  c1909-22  A rare photo of WAUBIC shows her negotiating a narrow Georgian Bay channel.
Syracuse 
Image  1914-17  ...Photograph of the SYRACUSE under way at speed, c 1914-17....
Turret Chief on Keweenaw Point 
Image    ...Photograph of TURRET CHIEF during 1914 salvage operations not only shows how close she was to the shore of Keweenaw Point, but also illustrates the narrowness of her upper deck and the width of the harbour deck....
Howard M. Hanna Jr. in drydock 
Image    Photograph of HOWARD M. HANNA JR. in drydock at Collingwood showing the extent of damage suffered when she stranded on Lake Huron during the Great Storm of November 1913.
City of Hamilton 
Image  ca 1913-15  Photograph of CITY OF HAMILTON in the livery of Canada Steamship Lines but before the deckhouses were removed.
Barge in Lock at Cornwall, St. Lawrence River 
Image  c 1914  ...The canaller ROCK FERRY in one of the locks of the Cornwall Canal on the Saint Lawrence River. After being bought from American shipping interests (where she was the MERRIMAC), the steamboat was owned by the Fairhaven Transportation and Coal Company (1911-1914), Wilson, Paterson & Gifford Company...
T. R. Anderson, Purser, Business Card 
Image    Business card of T. R. Anderson, Purser on the Northern Navigation Company steamboat HAMOONIC "T. R. Anderson" "Purser S. S. Hamonic" "Northern Navigation Co. Limited" [plus company house flag]
St. Joseph Saturday Herald (St. Joseph, MI), 5 September 1914, page 1 
TextNewspapers  St. Joseph Saturday Herald (St. Joseph, MI), 5 September 1914, page 1page 1  The City of Chicago was completely gutted, but Graham & Morton rebuilt her and renamed her the City of St. Joseph
Hamilton Spectator (Hamilton, ON), Tuesday, June 16, 1914, page 1 
TextNewspapers  Hamilton Spectator (Hamilton, ON), Tuesday, June 16, 1914, page 1page 1  LOST LIFE WHEN THE DREDGE SANK William Burt, of Port Dalhousie Perished List of Survivors of Delver Fatality From Our Own Correspondent St. Catharines, June 16 - It is now definitely known that only one man, William Burt, of Port Dalhousie, perished when the Dominion Dredging company's big...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Fri. May 8, 1914 
TextNewspapers    See Historical Collections of the Great Lakes for a nice photo of her in Gilchrist livery
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Fri. May 8, 1914 
TextNewspapers    The DONNER still exists as a crane barge and I believe is still based in the Menominee R. There are several photos of her on Boatnerd
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Fri. May 8, 1914 
TextNewspapers    BAKER COMES OFF SAWTOOTH REEF _______ Speedy Recovery of Ship From Perilous Spot Receives Commendation. With the aid of air compressors, Captain Alex Cunning and the wrecker Favorite, of the Great Lakes Towing company, were successful in floating the steel steamer George S. Baker, of the ...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Mon. May 11, 1914 
TextNewspapers    CAPTAIN JOSEPH KING VICTIM OF PNEUMONIA _______ Veteran Bay City Lake Pilot Dies Suddenly at Duluth, After Leaving His Boat. Special to the Free Press Bay City, Mich., May 10. - Word was received here today of the sudden death of Capt. Joseph King, of this city, first mate of the steamer ...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Mon. May 11, 1914 
TextNewspapers    BLOCKS WAY TO TOLEDO. _______ Steamer Peavey Caught on Drawbridge; Delays Owana Again Steamer Owana, of the White Star line fleet, missed her second trip Sunday at Toledo for Detroit, as the result of the blocking of the channel at the Pennsylvania Railroad drawbridge by the steamer George ...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Mon. May 11, 1914 
TextNewspapers    The FREMONT referred to is probably US#93033, built as the riverine paddle steamer MAY GRAHAM at St. Joseph, Mich., in 1900, renamed BELLE in 1901 and FREMONT in 1906. She was 90 tons and 112 feet keel, with a depth of only 5 feet. With her shallow depth and paddle drive she could probably, as the...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Thur. April 30, 1914 
TextNewspapers    MARINE NOTES Steamer City of Alpena II, of the D. & C., will arrive at Detroit Thursday on her first return trip from St. Ignace. She will go on to Toledo, returning in time to leave Detroit at 9:30 a.m. Friday on her second trip over the upshore route. Bridal parties again featured the ...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Thur. April 30, 1914 
TextNewspapers    Alpena is On and Off Special to the Free Press Alpena, Mich., April 20. - Steamer Alpena, of the Wyandotte Transportation company, ran aground in the channel near the Huron Portland Cement company's plant today and the tugs Dreadnaught and Ralph had to go to her assistance. The Alpena was ...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Fri. May 1, 1914 
TextNewspapers    Ashtabula Launching is Delayed Special to the Free Press Ashtabula, O., April 30. - The new steamer W. H. Donner, building at the Great Lakes Engineering Works here, is to be launched at 1:30 p. m. May 7, instead of May 2, as originally announced. ...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Fri. May 1, 1914 
TextNewspapers    Ex-U.S. bulker MASSACHUSETTS (US#91416). See Historical Collections of the Great Lakes for information and photo.

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