The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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Port of Genessee, on Lake Ontario, N.Y. 
Image  5 Jul 1856  Woodcut engraving of the Port of Genesse, on Lake Ontario, N.Y. from an ambrotype by E. T. Whitney of Rochester. The principal steamboats are, from left to right, the MAPLE LEAF, HIGHLANDER and ONTARIO. The original ambrotype is featured in Gerald T. Girvin, "The Maple Leaf Story Prior to the...
"A Revolution in Travelling": The Steamboat Letters of the Torrance family, 1831-1848 
Text  Fisher, Rob, ""A Revolution in Travelling": The Steamboat Letters of the Torrance family, 1831-1848," The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), Oct 2011, 359-376  The Torrance family's correspondence in the collection of papers by Robert M. Powell and his family at Library and Archives Canada must be recognized for his discussion of the steamboats of the St. Lawrence River and the Great Lakes in the 1830s and 1840s. This recently discovered cache of letters...
History of Steam navigation on Lake Ontario 
TextNewspapers  "History of Steam navigation on Lake Ontario," Onondaga Standard (Syracuse, NY), Sep. 29, 1847  From the Oswego Commercial Times History of Steam navigation on Lake Ontario _______ The rapid increase and general improvement in the commercial marine of the Lakes, impart a high degree of interest to every thing relating to the early history and progress of our steam navigation. We have ...
The Steam Boat Ontario 
TextNewspapers  "The Steam Boat Ontario," Ontario Repository (Canandaigua, NY), Tues., Aug. 9, 1817  Oswego, August 7. The Steam Boat Ontario, Capt. Mallaby, touched here this morning from Niagara on her way to Sackets harbor, Ogdensburgh, &c. She was so much crowded with passengers that the captain was under the necessity of leaving a number of applicants at Niagara, for want of more ...
Ontario (Steamboat), 1873 
TextNewspapers  1873  ex TRANSIT, CONSTITUTION
Ontario (Steamboat), U155097, 1885 
TextNewspapers  1885  ex FLOWER CITY
Ontario (Steamboat) 
TextNewspapers    ex TRANSIT
Ontario (Steamboat), 20 May 1830 
TextNewspapers  1830  route
Ontario (Steamboat), U19062, 1 Jun 1848 
TextNewspapers  1848  new vessel
Ontario (Steamboat), 1 Jul 1860 
TextNewspapers  1860  revenue seizure
Ontario (Steamboat), 7 May 1873 
TextNewspapers  1873  lengthened
Ontario (Steamboat), 18 Mar 1862 
TextNewspapers  1862  winter layup mishap
Ontario (Steamboat), 1 Aug 1816 
TextNewspapers  1816  launch & first trip
Ontario (Steamboat), 11 Oct 1880 
TextNewspapers  1880  history
Ontario (Steamboat), 23 Aug 1856 
TextNewspapers  1856  thief caught
Ontario (Steamboat), 22 Nov 1843 
TextNewspapers  1843  early steamers 1816
Ontario (Steamboat), 7 Jul 1819 
TextNewspapers  1819  route
Ontario (Steamboat), 11 Aug 1818 
TextNewspapers  1818  route
Ontario (Steamboat), 7 Jul 1819 
TextNewspapers  1819  advertising route
Ontario (Steamboat), 25 May 1825 
TextNewspapers  1825  route

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