Almaguin Highlands Digital Collection
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Subject:  Rivers  Decade:  1920  Sort by:  Relevance
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Floodoing near the McAmmonds cabins on the Deer River, 1922
 
Image  1922  Black and white photograph of the Deer River with a cabin on the left side of the image. The water level is very high. Across the river is a forest with partially snow covered hills. The McAmmonds had two cabins on their property that they would rent out in the summer to tourists and hunters...
Flooded Cabin on Maple Island, 1922 
Image  1922  Black and white photograph of a cabin flooded to the top of the entrance. The flood waters are coming from the Deer and Magnetawan River. Behind the cabin are birch and conifer trees, which will become a forest. On the back of the photograph, "flood at Maple Island 1922," is handwritten in blue...
The Steamer 'Armour' at Young's Wharf, Ahmic Lake, Near Magnetawan, circa 1920 
Image  circa 1920  Black and white photographic postcard of the steamboat Armour Docked at Young's Wharf . The Armour is on the Magnetawan River. Across the river is a forest. The dock has a hut where people wait to board any vessel. On the front of the photograph along th bottom, "STEAMER 'ARMOUR' AT YOUNG'S...
Magnetawan River and Steamboat Line Purser's Ticket, 1928 
Text  1928  A ticket from the Magnetawan Rivers Lakes Steamboat Lines. This ticket was most likely for the Armour. The ticket was meant to be punched to determine the date, the fare and the destination. The ticket is divided into four columns. The first column on the left is for the fare. The fare was...
Distress Bridge, Near Magnetawan, circa 1920 
Image  circa 1920  Black and white photographic postcard of the Distress Bridge near Magnetawan. In the middle of the bridge is a man is sitting on the edge with his legs on the river side. He might be fishing. Behind the bridge are large trees. On the front of the photograph along the bottom, "DISTRESS BRIDGE,...
Closed Magnetawan Locks, circa 1920 
Image  circa 1920  Black and white photograph of the closed Magnetawan Locks. A portion of the village can be seen in the distance. On the back of the photograph, 'MAG LOCKS.,' is handwritten in pencil.
The Night Boat, Camp Chemong, Magnetawan, 1925 
Image  1925  Black and white photographic postcard of the Armour passing Camp Chemong at the entrance to Ahmic Lake, 1925. There is a small dock with a flagpole in the middle of the photograph. The picture was taken from the shore looking out at the river. The picture is bordered by trees.
Cedar Croft Fishermen's Race, circa 1920 
Image  circa 1920  Black and white photographic postcard of a motorboat race of fishermen. The race was either sponsored by the Cedar Croft Lodge or was made up of guests of the Cedar Croft Lodge or some combination there in. A few of the boats can be seen each has one driver and one person in the bow of the...
Using a Log Chute as a Portage, 1920 
Image  1920  Black and white photograph of four people walking up a wooden log chute. Two people are carrying canoes over their heads. The person at the head of the line is a woman, behind her is a man holding a canoe over his head. The other people cannot be clearly seen. At the base of chute there is a...
A Family Unloading their Canoes, circa 1920 
Image  circa 1920  A black and white photograph of a man, a woman and two children. The man and woman are bent over either side of a a motorboat which has been pulled up on to a dock. Next to the man and woman on the right is a canoe which has also been pulled up on to the dock. The dock is on a river, likely the...
Young Woman Driving a Motorboat, circa 1920 
Image  circa 1920  A black and white photograph of three people driving in a motorboat. The seating in the boat is divided into two rows. In the front row there is a woman driving the boat with a large steering wheel. In the back row is a man and a woman. On the edge of the river there is a forest.
Young Couple Sitting on a Dock, circa 1920 
Image  circa 1920  A black &andwhite photograph of a young couple sitting on a dock in their bathing suits. Behind the couple on the left side of the dock is a rock. In the distance a hill with a forest on it can be seen.
Lighthouse on Lake Cecebe 
Image  1920  Black and white photographic postcard of the original lighthouse on Lake Cecebe. The lighthouse appears to be off the shore in the lake with no connection to the land. The lighthouse has two levels, a base level and an upper level where the light is. Behind the lighthouse on the shore is a...
Postcard of Early Morning South River, circa 1920 
ImageMysteries:  circa 1920  Black and white postcard of a river with trees at the bank and going into a forest on either side. There's a slight fog on the river. "Early Morning, South River, Ont."
Narrows Bridge on Eagle Lake, circa 1920 
ImageMysteries:  circa 1920  Black and white photograph of a metal railroad bridge crossing a bridge. The bridge's so low that boats cannot go under it. It's overcast and there's fog behind the bridge. There are watermarks over the right side of the picture. Ed Russel worked on the project.
Eagle Lake Narrows Bridge on Construction, circa 1920 
ImageMysteries:  circa 1920  Black and white photograph of the Eagle Lake bridge under construction. There's a car in the middle of the bridge. The bridge's so low that boats cannot pass under it. Ed Russel worked on the project.
The Falls, South River, circa 1920 
ImageComments:  circa 1920,   Black and white photo of the South River Waterfall coming down between walls of rock on either side. The Standard Chemical Company's smokestack can be seen in the background. Trees can be seen on the rocks on either side of the falls.
Standard Chemical Company Railroad Bridge, 1925 
ImageComments:  1925,   Black and white photograph of the railroad bridge going into Standard Chemical Company. There is a river under the bridge. There are many logs going under the bridge. There is a dock or boat on the left side of the picture. There is a hill on the right with a forest on it. "S. C. Co. RR...
Postcard of the Rapids in the Forest, South River, circa 1920 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1920,   Black and white postcard of rapids and waterfalls. There's forest on either side of the river. There's also some rocks on either side of the river too. The rapids make a zig-zag pattern down a steep hill. "The Rapids, South River, Ont."
Postcard of Grand Truck Railroad Bridge South River, circa 1920 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1920,   Black and white postcard of the Grand Trunk Railroad bridge near South River going over the South River. There are logs going under the opening on the left side. Under the bridge refuse can be scene in the river. "G. T. R. Bridge South River, Ont."
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