The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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The CHICORA on Lake Ontario 
Image  1913  A Century of Sail and Steam on the Niagara River by Barlow Cumberland
Steamer Passport 
Image    Photograph of the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat PASSPORT to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
The Steamer EUROPA, at Montreal, after being brought down the rapids. 
Image    Launched in 1854, the steamboat EUROPA, was sold in Chancery and taken down the rapids of the Saint Lawrence to operate between Montreal and Quebec. She was broken up in 1867. Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
The steamer ARGYLE berthed in the Canal Basin at Dundas 
Image  c 1864  The steamer ARGYLE berthed in the Canal Basin at Dundas Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
Steamer MAGNET berthed at Pointe au Pic Wharf, on the lower St. Lawrence 
Image  c 1870  Steamer MAGNET berthed at Pointe au Pic Wharf, on the lower St. Lawrence Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
The steamer CORINTHIAN in Hamilton Harbour 
Image  c 1880  Photograph of the Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamboat CORINTHIAN in Hamilton habour. Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
The propellers AFRICA, MAINE and ST. ALBANS with the schooner JESSIE H. BRECK 
Image  c 1873  Photograph of the propeller AFRICA at Port Dalhousie during a blockade on the canal. Alongside the AFRICA are two schooners, the second of which is the JESSIE H. BRECK. At the right are the propellers MAINE and ST. ALBANS of the Northern Transportation Co. fleet Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes,...
Propeller LAKE MICHIGAN 
Image  c 1872  Photograph of the Lake & River Steamship Company propeller LAKE MICHIGAN, launched in 1872 and finally abandoned around 1925. Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
Propeller LAKE ERIE 
Image  c 1873  Photograph of the Lake & River Steamship Company propeller LAKE ERIE, launched in 1873 and lost in a collision with the NORTHERN QUEEN on Lake Michigan in 1881. Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
The steam barge D.R. VAN ALLEN 
Image  c 1873  Photograph of the steam barge D.R. VAN ALLEN probably at Oswego Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
The steamer ALGERIAN berthed at Swift's Wharf in Kingston 
Image  c 1890  The Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company steamer ALGERIAN berthed at Swift's Wharf in Kingston Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 . This image also appears in Walter Lewis and Rick Neilson's The River Palace , 2008.
The propeller ST. MAGNUS upbound in Lock 19 of the Third Welland Canal 
Image  c 1880  Photograph of the propeller ST. MAGNUS upbound in Lock 19 of the Third Welland Canal Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
Propeller ACADIA in the Thousand Islands 
Image  c 1882  Propeller ACADIA in the Thousand Islands after she had been lengthened at Muir's Dry Dock in Port Dalhousie in 1882. Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
Propeller MYLES and the schooner T.R. MERRIT in Midland, Ontario 
Image  c 1882  Photograph of the propeller MYLES and the schooner T.R. MERRIT unloading grain at the "Town House" Elevator in Midland. A second wooden freighter lies ahead of the MYLES at the wharf. Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
The steamer LILLIE in Burlington Bay 
Image  c 1885  The steamer LILLIE in Burlington Bay owned by Capt. Thomas Thornton and D. A. Mitchell Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
The steamer MAZEPPA 
Image  c 1887  Photograph of the Hamilton Steamboat Company steamer MAZEPPA Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
The steamer MACASSA in the Burlington Canal 
ImageComments  c 1888  Photograph of the Burlington Canal, looking out toward the Lake, from the top of the Royal Hamilton Yacht Club house. The steamer MACASSA is passing the swing bridge built by the Hamilton & NorthWestern Ry. in 1876. The Main Light Station was established in 1838. In the foreground is one of the...
Steamer ARABIAN 
Image  c1892  Steamer Arabian Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
The steamer ACACIA 
Image  c1893  The Matthews Brothers steamer Acacia in Lock 1 at Pt. Dalhousie Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .
The steamer CITY OF WINDSOR 
Image  c1900  The steamer CITY OF WINDSOR at Sault Ste. Marie after her service on Lake Ontario. Used to illustrate Ivan S. Brookes, Hamilton Harbor, 1826-1901 .

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