The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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Steamer Chicora 
Image  1896,   Engraving of Chicora published in John Ross Robertson, Landmarks of Toronto : A Collection of Historical Sketches of the Old Town of York From 1792 until 1833, and of Toronto From 1834 to 1895 [volume 2] , Toronto: J. Ross Roberston, 1896, page 926. Steamer Chicora
Drawing of str. Princess Royal 
Image    Watercolour drawing of the Royal Mail Line steamboat PRINCESS ROYAL to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 . Signed "I. S. Brookes"
The steamboat Britannia at the Commercial Wharf 
Image    Watercolour drawing of the steamboat BRITANNIA at the Commercial Wharf in Hamilton about 1847 to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 . Signed "I. S. Brookes"
The propeller HER MAJESTY in the Canal Basin at Dundas in 1868 when the Dundas Foundry ws fitting new machinery. 
Image    Watercolour drawing of the propeller HER MAJESTY in the Canal Basin at Dundas in 1868 when the Dundas Foundry ws fitting new machinery. Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 . Signed "I. S. Brookes"
The Steamboat Frontenac's  Engine drawings 
Image  1816,   Line drawings of the engines of the FRONTENAC from the Archives Division, Birmingham Central Library, Boulton & Watt Collection, Portfolios 1213-14
The English Fleet on the St. Lawrence and Lake Ontario 1758-60 
Image  1896,   Engraving of the English Fleet on the St. Lawrence published in John Ross Robertson, Landmarks of Toronto : A Collection of Historical Sketches of the Old Town of York From 1792 until 1833, and of Toronto From 1834 to 1895 [volume 2] , Toronto: J. Ross Roberston, 1896, page 819. Le Montcalm; Le...
The Steamer Europa 
Image  1896,   Engraving of Steamer Europa published in John Ross Robertson, Landmarks of Toronto: A Collection of Historical Sketches of the Old Town of York From 1792 until 1833, and of Toronto From 1834 to 1895 [volume 2] , Toronto: J. Ross Roberston, 1896, page 898. "The Steamer Europa"
Passenger Steamboat Empire 
ImageComments  1899,   Drawing of the passenger steamboat EMPIRE Illustration from J. B. Mansfield, ed., History of the Great Lakes. Volume I, Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., 1899. "Passenger Steamboat Empire. Built at Cleveland, O., in 1844. First steamboat in the United States to measure over 1,000 tons, and when she...
Propeller Princeton 
Image  1899,   Drawing of the propeller PRINCETON Illustration from J. B. Mansfield, ed., History of the Great Lakes. Volume I, Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., 1899. "Propeller Princeton. Built at Perrysburgh, O., in 1845. First propeller on Great Lakes that had an upper cabin; two twin screw engines; 24-inch...
INDIANA 
Image  1899,   Drawing of the paddlewheel steamboat INDIANA Illustration from J. B. Mansfield, ed., History of the Great Lakes. Volume I, Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., 1899. "Steamboat Indiana. Built at Toledo, O., in 1841. Ran between Toledo and Buffalo until burned at Conneaut, O., in 1848. From "American...
Steamboat Atlantic 
Image  1899,   Drawing of the paddle steamboat ATLANTIC Illustration from J. B. Mansfield, ed., History of the Great Lakes. Volume I, Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., 1899. "Steamboat Atlantic. Built at Newport, Mich., in 1848. Length 267 feet; 1,155 tons; in her day unsurpassed in elegance and convenience; in 1852...
Steamboat Mississippi 
Image  1899,   Drawing of the paddle steamboat MISSISSIPPI Illustration from J. B. Mansfield, ed., History of the Great Lakes. Volume I, Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., 1899. "Steamboat Mississippi. Built at Buffalo, N. Y., in 1853. A floating palace; length 335 feet; tonnage 1,829; one beam engine, 82-inch...
Steamer North Star 
Image  1899,   Drawing of the paddlewheel steamboat NORTH STAR Illustration from J. B. Mansfield, ed., History of the Great Lakes. Volume I, Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., 1899. "Steamboat North Star. Built at Cleveland in 1854. Length 274 feet; 1,106 tons; splendidly furnished for Lake Superior line; speed 16...
Steamboat Western Metropolis 
Image  1899,   Drawing of the paddlewheel steamboat WESTERN METROPOLIS Illustration from J. B. Mansfield, ed., History of the Great Lakes. Volume I, Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., 1899. "Steamboat Western Metropolis. Built at Buffalo in 1856. Length 340 feet; tonnage 1,860; one beam engine, cylinder 76 inches...
Steamer Milwaukee 
Image  1899,   Drawing of the paddlewheel steamboat MILWAUKEE Illustration from J. B. Mansfield, ed., History of the Great Lakes. Volume I, Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., 1899. "Steamer Milwaukee. Built at Buffalo in 1859. Length 247 feet; tonnage 1,100; wrecked at Grand Haven, Mich., in 1868. From "American...
Propeller Ironsides 
Image  1899,   Drawing of the steamboat IRONSIDES Illustration from J. B. Mansfield, ed., History of the Great Lakes. Volume I, Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., 1899. "Propeller Ironsides. Built at Cleveland, O., in 1864. Length over 231 feet; tonnage 1,123; an elegant passenger propeller built for the Lake...
Night scene on Lake Erie 
Image  1899,   A passenger steamboat crosses Lake Erie at night (and, as always, with the moon in the background). Illustration from J. B. Mansfield, ed., History of the Great Lakes. Volume I, Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., 1899.
Steamer City of Toronto 
Image  1893,   A sketch of Milloy's passenger steamboat CITY OF TORONTO, built by Louis Shickluna at Niagara. Illustration from Robertson's Landmarks of Toronto, vol. 2, Toronto: J. Ross Robertson, 1896.
Steamer Cibola 
Image  1890,   Engraving of CIBOLA published in John Ross Robertson, Landmarks of Toronto : A Collection of Historical Sketches of the Old Town of York From 1792 until 1833, and of Toronto From 1834 to 1895 [volume 2] , Toronto: J. Ross Roberston, 1896, page 926. "Steamer Cibola -- Burnt at Lewiston,...
Steamer Chippewa 
Image  1893,   Engraving of Niagara Navigation Company passenger steamboat CHIPPEWA published in John Ross Robertson, Landmarks of Toronto : A Collection of Historical Sketches of the Old Town of York From 1792 until 1833, and of Toronto From 1834 to 1895 [volume 2] , Toronto: J. Ross Roberston, 1896, page...
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