The Maritime History of the Great Lakes

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  • Views on the Genesee in Rochester
    Image       VIEWS ON THE GENESEE IN ROCHESTER The Port of Rochester, five miles south of Lake Ontario, at the north line of the city.
    Image     VIEWS ON THE GENESEE IN ROCHESTER The Port of Rochester, five miles south of Lake Ontario, at the north line of the city.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Grand Marais
    Image       Grand Marais Lake Superior Scenery, North Shore P. B. Gaylord, Photographer, Duluth, Minn. [handwritten: 1880]
    Image     Grand Marais Lake Superior Scenery, North Shore P. B. Gaylord, Photographer, Duluth, Minn. [handwritten: 1880]
  • Dredge Primrose
    Image       Photograph of the Canadian Dredge & Dock Co. dredge PRIMROSE at work on the harbour in Port Arthur. Construction on the pier, with grain elevators in the background.
    Image     Photograph of the Canadian Dredge & Dock Co. dredge PRIMROSE at work on the harbour in Port Arthur. Construction on the pier, with grain elevators in the background.
  • 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 ...
  • Several Vessels New to Oswego Harbor Due in Next Few Weeks
    NewspaperText  Oswego Palladium-Times (Oswego, NY), 7 Aug 1962     Several Vessels New to Oswego Harbor Due in Next Few Weeks

    With eight ships already listed on the harbor chart board at the Port of Oswego Authority, action in the local harbor appears on a big upswing during the next month and a half. Undoubtedly more ships will be scheduled ...

    NewspaperText  Oswego Palladium-Times (Oswego, NY), 7 Aug 1962   Several Vessels New to Oswego Harbor Due in Next Few Weeks

    With eight ships already listed on the harbor chart board at the Port of Oswego Authority, action in the ...

  • Our Harbor
    NewspaperText  Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), 18 Aug 1865     Our Harbor

    The gales of last winter made sad havoc with the water defenses of our harbor. The "East Pier" was almost bodily carried away by the gales of early winter, while the "West Pier" was greatly damaged in many places. These interested in the commerce of Oswego will be ...

    NewspaperText  Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), 18 Aug 1865   Our Harbor

    The gales of last winter made sad havoc with the water defenses of our harbor. The "East Pier" was almost bodily carried away by the gales of early ...

  • The East Harbour
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    The East Harbor-- The sad spectacle of three wrecks which presents itself to the view of all who visit the vicinity of the east harbor, immediately suggests to the minds of the "looker on" the necessity of a speedy improvement of that place so as to prevent the immense loss ...

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    The East Harbor-- The sad spectacle of three wrecks which presents itself to the view of all who visit the vicinity of the east harbor, immediately suggests to the minds ...

  • Preliminary Examination for Harbor of Refuge in Mexico Bay, on Lake Ontario, New York
    Text       PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION FOR HARBOR OF REFUGE IN MEXICO BAY, ON LAKE ONTARIO, NEW YORK.

    [Printed in House Ex. Doc. No. 118, Fifty-second Congress, second session.]

    Office Of The Chief Of Engineers, United States Army, Washington, D. ...

    Text     PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION FOR HARBOR OF REFUGE IN MEXICO BAY, ON LAKE ONTARIO, NEW YORK.

    [Printed in House Ex. Doc. No. 118, Fifty-second Congress, second session.]

    Office Of The ...

  • “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 ...
  • Toronto Harbour and the Defence of the Great Lakes Region, 1783-1870
    Text  Benn, Carl, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), Jan 1994, 1-15     The history of Toronto harbour and the defence of the Great Lakes region has two main elements. First, various military planners in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries perceived merit in establishing a naval base at Toronto, although for the most part they were unable to fulfil their goals. Second, debate ...
    Text  Benn, Carl, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), Jan 1994, 1-15   The history of Toronto harbour and the defence of the Great Lakes region has two main elements. First, various military planners in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries perceived merit in ...
  • 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 ...

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