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  • Ship Canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Lake Superior
    Image       946. Ship Canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Lake Superior. Occidental View Company Popular Series Stoughton Wis., U.S.A. Agents Wanted.
    Image     946. Ship Canal, Sault Ste. Marie, Lake Superior. Occidental View Company Popular Series Stoughton Wis., U.S.A. Agents Wanted.
  • Rapids, St. Mary's River
    Image       Jas. Rutherford, Photographer Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., ... No. 1 Rapids, St. Mary's River ... [handwritten: John Busha & Daughter at landing]
    Image     Jas. Rutherford, Photographer Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., ... No. 1 Rapids, St. Mary's River ... [handwritten: John Busha & Daughter at landing]
  • Saugatuck from Bald Head
    Image       handwritten: C.H.C. Saugatuck from Bald Head
    Image     handwritten: C.H.C. Saugatuck from Bald Head
  • Petoskey, Michigan
    Image       [handwritten: Petoskey, Michigan]
    Image     [handwritten: Petoskey, Michigan]
  • Petoskey
    Image       Series "C" Petoskey and Vicinity Photographed and Published by A. B. McBride
    Image     Series "C" Petoskey and Vicinity Photographed and Published by A. B. McBride
  • Grand Trunk Crossing
    Image       Grand Trunk Crossing St. Clair River J. A. Jenney Publisher, Detroit
    Image     Grand Trunk Crossing St. Clair River J. A. Jenney Publisher, Detroit
  • City of Mackinac and Boat Landing
    Image       Photographed & Published by W. S. White, Kalamazoo, Mich.
    Image     Photographed & Published by W. S. White, Kalamazoo, Mich.
  • Mackinaw
    Image       42 Mackinaw J. A. Jenney, Publisher, Detroit National Park, Mackinac
    Image     42 Mackinaw J. A. Jenney, Publisher, Detroit National Park, Mackinac
  • Marquette Waterfront
    Image       Stereoview of ice covered propeller IRON AGE at the wharf in Marquette
    Image     Stereoview of ice covered propeller IRON AGE at the wharf in Marquette
  • Buffalo on Lake Erie
    Image       No. VII BUFFALO ON LAKE ERIE. The Town of Buffalo stands at the extreme eastern end of Lake Erie. Its harbour forms the termination of the Great Erie Canal, which passes through the State of New York. In this Sketch the extreme end of the Canal is seen where it ...
    Image     No. VII BUFFALO ON LAKE ERIE. The Town of Buffalo stands at the extreme eastern end of Lake Erie. Its harbour forms the termination of the Great Erie Canal, which ...
  • “A Revolution in Travelling”: The Steamboat Letters of the Torrance family, 1831-1848
    Text  Fisher, Rob, 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 ...
    Text  Fisher, Rob, 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 ...
  • New Steam-Boats
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Emporium (Buffalo, NY), 11 Sep 1824, p. 3     The American steamboat in question would become the PIONEER, which was enlarged and run on Lake Erie rather than the Niagara River...
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Emporium (Buffalo, NY), 11 Sep 1824, p. 3   The American steamboat in question would become the PIONEER, which was enlarged and run on Lake Erie rather than the Niagara River...
  • Wealth and power westward
    NewspaperText  Niles Weekly Register, 7 Oct 1826, p. 87    

    WEALTH AND POWER WESTWARD. We meet with the following in the papers without knowing whence it was derived, but presume the information which it gives is nearly correct.

    Commerce of Lake Erie-- American side. Steam brig Superior built at Buffalo 346 tons; steam boat Henry ...

    NewspaperText  Niles Weekly Register, 7 Oct 1826, p. 87  

    WEALTH AND POWER WESTWARD. We meet with the following in the papers without knowing whence it was derived, but presume the information which it gives is nearly correct.

    Commerce ...

  • Steam Boat Navigation
    Text       Grain Elevator. Ogdensburgh, R. R. Miss L. J. Woolworth A. L. Hoffman & Co. Albany
    Text     Grain Elevator. Ogdensburgh, R. R. Miss L. J. Woolworth A. L. Hoffman & Co. Albany
  • Grain Elevator, Odensburgh R. R.
    Image       Grain Elevator. Ogdensburgh, R. R. Miss L. J. Woolworth A. L. Hoffman & Co. Albany
    Image     Grain Elevator. Ogdensburgh, R. R. Miss L. J. Woolworth A. L. Hoffman & Co. Albany
  • Shipping on Lake Erie
    NewspaperText  Register of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA), Mar 1831, p. 160     SHIPPING ON LAKE ERIE

    The following list of vessels on Lake Erie furnished us by a friend who has taken great pains to ascertain their number and the exact tonnage of each will be read with satisfaction by all who feel an interest in the prosperity of the west ...

    NewspaperText  Register of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA), Mar 1831, p. 160   SHIPPING ON LAKE ERIE

    The following list of vessels on Lake Erie furnished us by a friend who has taken great pains to ascertain their number and the exact ...

  • Superior (Steamboat), aground, 7 Jun 1827
    TextNewspaper       Reason: aground
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: Got off
    ...
    TextNewspaper     Reason: aground
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: Got off
    ...
  • The Lodor Proposal
    Text  Walter Lewis, FreshWater, 1990, 17-19     ...
    Text  Walter Lewis, FreshWater, 1990, 17-19   ...
  • Cream City (Steamboat), U4579, aground, 1 May 1862
    TextNewspaper       Reason: aground
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: Got off
    ...
    TextNewspaper     Reason: aground
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: Got off
    ...
  • John Owen (Steamboat), broke machinery, 26 Jun 1847
    TextNewspaper       Reason: broke machinery
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: Repaired
    Also quoted in Democratic Free Press (Detroit), 1 July 1847, p. 2 with an added note that "The steamer Missouri, Capt. D. McBride has taken her place in the Toledo line. She leaves Toledo every Sunday morning." ...
    TextNewspaper     Reason: broke machinery
    Lives: nil
    Remarks: Repaired
    Also quoted in Democratic Free Press (Detroit), 1 July 1847, p. 2 with an added note that "The steamer Missouri, Capt. D. McBride ...
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