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...
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,...
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"...
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....
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...
... built in the old Union Drydock alongside the Blackwell Canal. A 17 mile-an-hour speed is claimed for the boat.
Buffalo Newspaper Scrapbook
May 28, 1940
NOTE:- Original proper name WILLIAM P. FESSENDEN
... and scrapped there in 1940
Detroit/Wyandotte Shipbuilding Master List
Institute for Great Lakes research
1940 Reason: lost smoke pipes
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