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  • Toronto Harbour and the Defence of the Great Lakes Region, 1783-1870
    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 ...
    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 ...
  • Line Development and the Passenger Steamboat Trade on Lake Ontario and the Upper St Lawrence River, 1829-1875
    Lewis, Walter, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), Summer 2019, 135-48     ...
    Lewis, Walter, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), Summer 2019, 135-48   ...
  • Port of Genessee, on Lake Ontario, N.Y.
        "The Port of Genesse, on Lake Ontario, N.Y."
      "The Port of Genesse, on Lake Ontario, N.Y."
  • Sydney Harbour's Contribution to Atlantic Canada's Coastal Defence: An Introduction
    Tennyson, Brian Douglas, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), Apr 1991, 23-30     The strategic importance of Sydney harbour was recognized from the earliest days of Euro- pean exploration of the region because of its strategic position with respect both to the im- mensely rich cod fishery and the seaborne entrance to Canada, as well as its proximity to coal seams. Except for ...
    Tennyson, Brian Douglas, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), Apr 1991, 23-30   The strategic importance of Sydney harbour was recognized from the earliest days ...
  • The "Chicora" [The Favourites of the Collingwood and Lake Superior Royal Mail Line]
  • Steamer "Western World"
    Orr, J. W., Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper (New York, NY), 7 Jun 1856     Steamer "Western World," Capt. J. H. Barker, of the Michigan Central Railroad Line, between Buffalo and Detroit
    Orr, J. W., Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper (New York, NY), 7 Jun 1856   Steamer "Western World," Capt. J. H. Barker, of the Michigan Central Railroad ...
  • Transition from Sail to Steam on the Great Lakes in the Nineteenth Century
    Lewis, Walter, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), 2015, 345-74     ...
    Lewis, Walter, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), 2015, 345-74   ...
  • Killarney Harbour
        Reverse: "Killarney Harbour (She-ba-ono-an-fhg) as its Indian name, indicates, is a narrow strait dividing George Island from the main shore, a popular summer resort, having good hotels and stores, about 110 miles from Collingwood, with which it has almost daily postal communication." "The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co., Ltd. Montreal ...
      Reverse: "Killarney Harbour (She-ba-ono-an-fhg) as its Indian name, indicates, is a narrow ...
  • “A Revolution in Travelling”: The Steamboat Letters of the Torrance family, 1831-1848
    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 ...
    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. ...
  • The "Chicora"
        Engraving of the steamboat CHICORA in Collingwood harbour in 1870, from which she embarked troops for the Red River Expedition
      Engraving of the steamboat CHICORA in Collingwood harbour in 1870, from which ...
  • On Board the "Chicora" May 9 [Red River Expedition]
        Looking forward from the upper deck of the CHICORA on the Red River Expedition in 1870
      Looking forward from the upper deck of the CHICORA on the Red ...
  • City of Kingston, Canada West -- The Royal Dock Yards, and Naval and Military Store Houses.
        "City of Kingston, Canada West -- The Royal Dock Yards, and Naval and Military Store Houses."
      "City of Kingston, Canada West -- The Royal Dock Yards, and Naval ...
  • Town and Harbor of Mackinac, Michigan
        "Town of Mackinac, on Lake Huron, State of Michigan"
      "Town of Mackinac, on Lake Huron, State of Michigan"
  • Burning of the Lake Erie Steamer Northern Indiana
        "Burning of the Lake Erie Steamer Northern Indiana"
      "Burning of the Lake Erie Steamer Northern Indiana"
  • Explosion of the Propeller Inkermann, at Browne's Wharf, Toronto, C. W., May 29, 1857
        "Explosion of the Propeller Inkermann, at Browne's Wharf, Toronto, C. W., May 29, 1857"
      "Explosion of the Propeller Inkermann, at Browne's Wharf, Toronto, C. W., May ...
  • Town of Mackinac, on Lake Huron, State of Michigan
        "Town of Mackinac, on Lake Huron, State of Michigan"
      "Town of Mackinac, on Lake Huron, State of Michigan"
  • Harbor Scene, Buffalo N.Y.
        "Harbor Scene, Buffalo N.Y."
      "Harbor Scene, Buffalo N.Y."
  • On the River
        On the River
      On the River
  • Propeller in the Ice, off Buffalo Light
        "402 - Propeller in the Ice, off Buffalo Light" "Instantaneous Marine Views Lake, River & Harbor." "Photographed by C. L. Pond, Buffalo, N.Y."
      "402 - Propeller in the Ice, off Buffalo Light" "Instantaneous Marine Views ...
  • Oswego Light-house and Harbor Entrance, Oswego, N.Y.
        "Oswego Light-house and Harbor Entrance, Oswego, N.Y." Reverse: "Published by The Rochester News Company, Rochester, N.Y. Leipzig, Dresden and Berlin."
      "Oswego Light-house and Harbor Entrance, Oswego, N.Y." Reverse: "Published by The Rochester ...
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