Maritime History of the Great Lakes
UNITED EMPIRE
Description
Creator
Bald, J. W., Photographer
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Oval cut photograph of the Northern Navigation Company steamboat UNITED EMPIRE, possibly at Midland. Crew and passengers line the decks.
Notes
The UNITED EMPIRE was build at Sarnia for the Northwest Transportation Co. in 1882. Renamed SARONIC in 1905, she was transferred to the Canada Steamship Lines when it absorbed the Northern Navigation Company. Wrecked on Lake Huron in 1916, it was rebuilt as a barge.
Inscriptions
"J. W. Bald Midland, Canada"
Publisher
J. W. Bald
Place of Publication
Midland, Ont.
Date of Original
c 1900
Dimensions
Width: 31.8 cm
Height: 20.3 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 20.7cm
Image Height: 11.8cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
192
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.515555 Longitude: -81.070277
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
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UNITED EMPIRE


Oval cut photograph of the Northern Navigation Company steamboat UNITED EMPIRE, possibly at Midland. Crew and passengers line the decks.