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Cheyenne 
Image    Photograph of CHEYENNE in her St. Lawrence Steamship colours
Mindemoya 
Image    Photograph of MINDEMOYA with a load of pulpwood.
Large Iron Ore Boat Leaving Sault Ste. Marie Locks, to Enter Lake Huron, Michigan 
ImageComments  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...
Oakville Harbour Oakville, Ont 
ImageCommentsMysteries  c.1940  A real photo postcard of the harbour in Oakville, Ontario. The Canada Steamship Lines steamship COALHAVEN can be seen unloading coal on the east bank of Sixteen Mile Creek. A large steam yacht can be seen in the left foreground. Two masts of a larger sailing vessel can be seen in the right...
Queen's Wharf Lighthouse on Lakeshore Drive, Toronto 
Image  c 1940  Coloured postcard of the range light formerly on the Queen's Wharf, at the western entrance to the harbour at Toronto, ON. It was removed and placed in a streetcar turning around next to the Lakeshore Drive, outside the grounds of the Canadian National Exhibition. Postally unused. "Queen's Wharf...
The Canadian Steamer "Pelee" 
ImageComments  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,...
Welland Canal from Queenston St. Bridge, St. Catharines, Ont., Canada 
Image  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"...
Old Wolverine Training Ship and Perry Monument, Peninsula Drive, at night, Erie, Pa. 
Image  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....
SS "Pelee" in Kingsville dock 
Image  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...
Free Ferry at Glenora 
Image  c1940  Postcard of the Ontario government ferry THE QUINTE departing Glenora with a load of automobiles. "Free Ferry at Glenora, Near Picton, On., Canada (473G)" Reverse: "Gazette Pub. Co., Picton, Ontario"
Lake Ontario, South of Stony Point to Little Sodus Bay, N.Y., Coast Chart No. 22. 1940 
Image  Nov 1940  ..."War Department, Corps of Engineers, Survey of the Northern and Northwestern Lakes. Lake Ontario, South of Stony Point to Little Sodus Bay, N.Y., Coast Chart No. 22. 1940 Polyconic Projection Scale 1:80,000 Price 40 cents....
Lake Ontario, 1940 
Image  March 1940  ..."War Department, Corps of Engineers, Survey of the Northern and Northwestern Lakes Lake Ontario 1940 Polyconic Projection" Scale 1/400000." "Price 50 cents" ...
Lake Ontario  Clayton to Stony Point N.Y. including Kingston to Sandhurst, Ont. Coast Chart No. 21. 1940 
Image  December 1940  Survey of the eastern end of Lake Ontario from Stony Point Lighthouse, Sackets Harbor, Cape Vincent, Clayton, Gananoque and Kingtston "War Department, Corps of Engineers, Survey of the Northern and Northwestern Lakes Lake Ontario Clayton to Stony Point N.Y. including Kingston to Sandhurst,...
Lake Ontario Coast Chart No. 24, 1940 
Image  Edition of August 1940  ..."War Department, Corps of Engineers, Survey of the Northern and Northwestern Lakes, Coast Chart No. 24 1940 Polyconic Projection Scale 1:80,000...
Detroit and Cleveland Navigation Company Common Stock 
Text  28 Oct 1940  ...Stock Certificate for 50 Ten dollar shares of Detroit and Cleveland Navigation Company common stock, dated 28 Oct 1940....
S. S. Northumberland 
Image  c1940  Black and white photograph of the NORTHUMBERLAND, chartered to the Niagara, St. Catharines & Toronto Railway Company, entering Port Dalhousie. "S. S. Northumberland"
S. S. DALHOUSIE CITY 
Image  c1940  Black and white photograph of the Dalhousie Navigation Company steamboat DALHOUSIE CITY entering Port Dalhousie from Toronto. "S. S. DALHOUSIE CITY"
St. Joseph Herald-Press (St. Joseph, MI), 12 June 1940 
TextNewspapers    ...) Sea Scouts took a soaking on their first long trip of the 1940 season. They were en route north on a short cruise in their whale boat, which is equipped with sails, when a couple of breakers filled their boat and they beached it about four miles north of the harbor entrance in a heavy fog. Almost...
Therese T. (Barge), C77698, 1940 
TextNewspapers  1940  ...;     CATARACT - Canada - 1915 [ schooner]       CATARACT - Canada - 1918 [ steam screw]       THERESE T. - Canada - 1940 [ barge] &#160...
Heron Bay (Propeller), C111807, 1940 
TextNewspapers  1940  ... in 1940.       Preliminary List of Canadian merchant Steamships       Inland and Coastal. 1809 to 1930.       Steam Screw ROBERT P. DURHAM...

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