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MAPLEHURST in winter quarters at Port Dalhousie 
Image  c1920  ...The elusive MAPLEHURST in winter quarters with other veteran C.S.L. steamers at Port Dalhousie, c. 1920....
BALTIC  in Little Rapids Cut 
Image  1920  ...The camera of A. E. Young cuaght BALTIC, an early Jones & Laughlin unit, in Little Rapids Cut during 1920....
Image  c1920s  This very rare photo, taken by a member of the Russell family shows JOSEPH L. RUSSELL at Oswego in the mid-Twenties. At left is the Erie Canal steam barge "M. G. PHELPS". Courtesy of Capt. John Leonard
WHITE STAR  in C.S.L. colours 
Image  c1915-26  This is WHITE STAR as she appeared in C.S.L. colours during her last decade as a passenger vessel. Note the beautifully decorated paddleboxes.
WOLFE ISLANDER en route to Wolfe Island 
Image  between 1905-46  WOLFE ISLANDER is outbound from Kingston en route to Wolfe Island Courtesy of Nels Wilson
TORONTONIAN running her trials in Toronto Harbour 
Image  Jun 1920  ...This photo is believed to show TORONTONIAN running her trials in Toronto Harbour during June 1920....
George A. Graham 
Image    ...Photograph of GEORGE A. GRAHAM aground at South Baymouth in 1920....
Image    Photograph of GLENSHEE after being rebuilt for the Playfair interests.
Image    Photograph of NORTHUMBERLAND on the Lakes.
Approaching Cedar Rapids, St. Lawrence River, Canada 
Image  c 1920  Coloured postcard of the crowds on the foredeck of either the Canada Steamship Lines steamboats RAPIDS KING or RAPIDS PRINCE in the rapids of the Saint Lawrence River. Divided back "Approaching Cedar Rapids; Everyone on deck anxious to get the first glimpse of Cedar Rapids which boasts the fastest...
Steamer "Kingston" Canada Steamship Lines, Thousand Islands 
Image  c 1920  Coloured postcard of the Canada Steamship Line steamboat KINGSTON on the Saint Lawrence River in the Thousand Islands. A boat plane is flying overhead. Reverse: "The Post Card & Greeting Card Co. Ltd. Toronto" "Canada Series"
Steamer Quebec, St. Lawrence River 
Image  c 1920  Coloured postcard of Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat QUEBEC on the Saint Lawrence River "Steamer Quebec, St. Lawrence River""100,506" Reverse: "The Valentine & Sons United Publishing Co. Limited Toronto and Winnipeg; Printed in U.S.A."
Doran's Island near Morrisburg, Ont. 
Image  c 1920  ...Divided back. Pencil note on back "Nov. 1920" ...
Locks and Vessels in Ship Canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan 
Image  c 1920  Magic lantern slide of man in the foreground watching ships lock through the Sabin locks of the canal on the American side of the river at Sault Sainte Marie. One laker is in the lock. Two more wait above for their turn and a fourth can be seen in the distance coming in from Lake Superior. "H290...
Looking Between Ore Docks No. 2 and No. 3, Two Harbours, Minn. 
Image  c1920  Stereoview of the ore docks at Two Harbours, MN. Four lakers are in various stages of loading ore. 6978 -- Looking Between Ore Docks No. 2 and No. 3, Two Harbours, Minn. Keystone View Company, Manufacturers, Publishers, Copyrighted Made in U.S.A." "Meadville, Pa., New York, N.Y., Portland,...
Noronic: Canada Steamship Lines Ltd. on Great Lakes Canada 
Image  c1920  Coloured magic lantern slide of the Canada Steamship Lines steamboat NORONIC
Prescott Harbor 
Image  c 1920  The Canada Steamship Lines steamboats TORONTO and a second steamboat at the steamboat wharf downstream from the Prescott Elevator. Divided back postcard "Prescott Harbor" "Photo by E. C. Pinsonneault, Prescott" Reverse: "E. C. Pinsonneault, Prescott, Ont. Private Post Card"
Steamer "Rapids Queen," in Long Sault Rapids, St. Lawrence River 
Image  1920  Coloured postcard of the Canada Steamships Line steamboat RAPIDS QUEEN running the Long Sault Rapids in the Saint Lawrence River above Montreal, Quebec. Other pictures of the RAPIDS QUEEN show her with funnel while this image distinctly shows two. A coloured divided back postcard. Postally used....
Last Boat of the Season, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada. 
Image  c1920  Colour postcard of a laker in the Soo canal at Sault Saint Marie coated in ice from a passage, probably on Lake Superior. Divided back. Postally unused. "Last Boat of the Season, Sault Ste. marie, Ontario, Canada."
Car Ferry "Ontario No. 1" at Cobourg, Ont., Canada 
Image  c 1920  Coloured postcard of the Ontario Car Ferry Company railroad car ferry ONTARIO No. 1 as it enters the harbour at Cobourg, with the pier lighthouse showing at the far right. Divided back. Postally unused. "Car Ferry "Ontarion No. 1" at Cobourg, Ont., Canada" "104254" Reverse: "The Valentine & Sons...

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