Almaguin Highlands Digital Collection
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The Mike Hauling Tanbark, Magnetawan River, circa 1917. 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the tugboat Mike hauling tanbark down the Magnetawan River. The tanbark can be just seen behind Mike on the right edge of the photograph. The photograph was taken from the shore from behind the trees.
The Glenda on the water, circa 1908. 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the Glenda out on the river. There are many people on the top deck. The river pictured is likely the Magnetawan. The boat is flying an unidentifiable flag.
Lighthouse on Magnetawan River Near Distress River, circa 1925.
 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of a lighthouse in the Magnetawan River. The lighthouse is in the middle of the river as a warning marker. It marks a tight turn in the river. The lighthouse pictured is still in existence and can be seen alongside hwy 520 between Burk's Falls and Magnetawan.
The Wanita on the Magnetawan River, circa 1913 
Image  2002  Hand-drawn postcard of the Wanita traveling on the Magnetawan River. The shore of the river is filled with vegetation. There are plumes of smoke coming out of the smokestack of the boat. In the upper right corner 'ON THE MAGNETAWAN RIVER, BURKS FALLS, ON' is written in red
The Tugboat Mike at Dock, circa 1918 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the tugboat Mike at dock. The dock may be located in Burk's Falls on the Magnetawan. There are two men on the deck of the Mike. The water in the dock is low. The name of the boat was from the name of the tug's first captain. The name of the boat 'MIKE'
Painting of the Steamer Armour, circa 1915 
Image  2002  Colour photograph of a painting. The painting depicts the steamer Armour coming down the middle of the river with many people on the top deck. There is forest on the left side of the painting.
The Armour Entering the Locks,circa 1923. 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the Armour entering a lock near Magnetawan. The lock is made out of stone. A few people can be seen on the bow of the boat.
"The Fleet" at Burk's Falls Wharf, circa 1909
 
Image  2002  Black and white photographic postcard. The image is of the wharf in Burk's Falls in the winter. There are three vessels in the water, which are covered in snow. Behind the wharf is a tree lined hill with a few buildings. At the bottom in the centre 'Burk's Falls Wharf, "The Fleet," ' is...
The Armour Steamer, Burk's Falls, circa 1908
 
Image  2002  Black and white photographic postcard of the steamboat Armour. The vessel is leaving a village, which is most likely Burk's Falls. There are still a few buildings on the hill behind the boat. There are people on the upper deck of the boat. There is an opening on the side of the boat with a...
The Wanita at Dock, circa 1915
 
Image  2002  Black and white close-up photograph of the steamer Wanita at dock. On the side of the boat '...ANITA' is written.
The Wenonah with Wanita at the Burk's Falls Warf, circa 1899 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the Wenonah(right) passing the Wanita(left) on the Magnetawan River, near Burk's Falls. A barn can be seen on the shore. In the foreground logs can be seen in the river.
Wooden Burk's Falls Lock, circa 1900
 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of an early wooden lock in Burk's Falls, on the Magnetawan River. There are open areas on the shore which features a few buildings. These buildings are likely farmhouses.
The Armour Coming into Dock, circa 1911 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the steamship Armour coming into the dock at Burk's Falls. There is a person coming out of a hole on the side of the Armour to tie the boat to the dock. On the opposite shore on the hills are houses and some forests.
Docked Wanita with People on Deck, circa 1914
 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the Wanita in the Burk's Falls Wharf. A group of people can be seen on the upper deck of the ship. In the background of the photograph buildings can be seen behind the vessel. On the side of the boat '...ANITA' is written.
The Armour Sailing on the Magnetawan River, 1908.
 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the Armour coming around a corner of the Magnetawan River and coming towards the foreground of the picture. There are trees lining both sides of the river, it is not clear where on the river this photograph was taken.
The Wanita at Dock on the Magentawan, circa 1910 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the Wanita landing at a dock on the Magnetawan. There are three or four people on the dock. There are no structures around the dock. However, there is a path running alongside the water.
Ahmic Harbour from Across the Bay, circa 1906 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of an unidentified boat passing the through the Ahmic Harbour. There are buildings of Ahmic on the shore on a hill.
The North Bridge at Katrine Painted Postcard, circa 1910
 
Image  2002  Colour painted postcard of a wooden bridge and river near Katrine. There are woods lining the river, a white canoe and a white boat are also pictured going under the bridge. In the top right corner "NORTH BRIDGE AT KATRINE" is written in red.
The Swing Bridge in the Distance, circa 1916. 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of a river, likely the Magnetawan. There is a swing bridge off in the distance. Both shores of the river are lined with trees.
Swing Bridge Up-Close, circa 1906.
 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of a swing bridge on the Magnetawan. There is an unidentified house visible on the bank of the river. The are no cars or people on or near the bridge.
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