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Shooting Lachine Rapids, Montreal 
Image  c1904  Coloured postcard of Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat CORSICAN shooting the Lachine Rapids of the Saint Lawrence River Divided back "Shooting Lachine Rapids, Montreal" Reverse: I 483 W. G. MacFarlane, Publ., Toronto and Buffalo, Printed in Germany" "Private Post Card"
Montreal. RAPIDS KING in Lachine Rapids 
Image  c 1911  A coloured postcard misidentified as the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat RAPIDS KING (the paddlebox has "WHIRLPOOL" written on it. See the links for variations on this picture which was originally taken with the CORSICAN Mailed to Wanda Jarvis, Gordon Bay, ON from Father, 9 Aug....
Montreal. Steamer in Lachine Rapids 
Image  c 1910  Coloured postcard of unnamed Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat in the Lachine Rapids. See links for other pictures related to this one. The original photograph is of the CORSICAN. Divided back "Montreal. Steamer in Lachine Rapids" Reverse: "Novelty Manufacturing and Art Printing...
Shooting the Lachine Rapids, St. Lawrence River 
Image  1892  Photogravure of the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat CORSICAN in the Lachine Rapids of the Saint Lawrence River. Picture reportedly removed from an 1892 publication by Werner. "SHOOTING THE LACHINE RAPIDS, ST. LAWRENCE RIVER.-- here is a fascination in gambling with Danger. The...
In Lachine Rapids 
Image  c1904  Early postcard of Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat CORSICAN in the Lachine Rapids of the Saint Lawrence River Undivided back. Postmarked Northampton, Mass, 4 Dec 1905 and also Hartford, Conn Dec 4, 1905 "In Lachine Rapids" Reverse: "Post Card" "This side is for the address only"
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"
Montreal, Corsican Lachine Rapids 
ImageComments  c1904  Coloured postcard of Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat CORSICAN shooting the Lachine Rapids of the Saint Lawrence River Divided back. Postally unused "Montreal, Corsican Lachine Rapids" Reverse: "Illustrated Postcard Co., Montreal"
Lachine Rapids 
Image  c1907  Tinted postcard of Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat CORSICAN shooting the Lachine Rapids of the Saint Lawrence River Divided back. Postmarked "Montreal, Canada 15 [Sep] 07" "Lachine Rapids" Reverse: "Illustrated Post Card Co., Montreal 3032"
Among the Thousand Islands 
Image  c1903  Tinted postcard of Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat CORSICAN among the Thousand Islands of the Saint Lawrence River. The symbol of the "New York Central Lines" appears in the lower left Undivided back. Postally unused "Among the Thousand Island" Reverse: "6017 Published by the...
MAGNET in rapids of the Saint Lawrence River 
Image  ca 1875-1882  Stereoview purportedly of the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat MAGNET in the rapids of the Saint Lawrence River. This is actually an edited version of the picture of the CORSICAN as the MAGNET had a walking beam that is not evident in this view. According to the Montreal...
CORSICAN in Rapids 
Image  c 1877  Carte de visite of the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat CORSICAN in the rapids of the Saint Lawrence River. This is probably intended to represent the Lachine Rapids. It appears to be based on a photograph but has been substantially retouched. Handwritten on reverse: "July 24...
Shooting Lachine Rapids.  St. Lawrence River 
Image  c1904  Coloured postcard of Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat CORSICAN shooting the Lachine Rapids of the Saint Lawrence River Undivided back. Postally unused although an address appears "Shooting Lachine Rapids. St. Lawrence River" "Warwick Bros. & Rutter, Toronto No. 1013" Reverse:...
Montreal. RAPIDS KING in Lachine Rapids 
Image  c 1911  A coloured postcard misidentified as the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat RAPIDS KING (the paddlebox has the name removed from it). See the links for all the variations on this picture which is definitely of the CORSICAN. There is an address entered on the back (Alma Manary of...
Str. "Corsican" nearing Brockville, Canada. 
Image  c1907  Black and white postcard of the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation steamboat COSICAN on the Saint Lawrence River near Brockville, ON. A canoe lies on the shoreline. The card was probably printed about 1907, two years after CORSICAN was renamed PICTON for the beginning of the 1905 season. The...
Corsican (Steamboat), 1 Oct 1870 
TextNewspapers  1870  launch, Montreal
Corsican (Steamboat), collision, 1 Oct 1871 
TextNewspapers  1871  Reason: collision Remarks: Damaged
Corsican (Steamboat), aground, 1 Nov 1875 
TextNewspapers  1875  Reason: aground Lives: nil Remarks: Got off
Corsican (Steamboat), aground, 20 Jul 1881 
TextNewspapers  1881  Reason: aground Lives: nil Remarks: Got off
Montreal. Lachine Rapids 
Image  c1904  Embossed postcard of Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat CORSICAN shooting the Lachine Rapids of the Saint Lawrence River. In this version the vessel isn't named. Undivided back "Montreal. Lachine Rapids" Reverse: Postkarte Levezo - Lap - Post card - Briefkaart - Brefkort Carte...
Montreal. Lachine Rapids Whirpool 
Image  c1907  Embossed oval postcard of Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat CORSICAN shooting the Lachine Rapids of the Saint Lawrence River. In this version the vessel isn't named. Divided back "Montreal. Lachine Rapids Whirpool [sic]" Reverse: "Novelty Mfg. & Art Ptg. Co., Montreal No. 561"

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