Almaguin Highlands Digital Collection
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Boating on the lake at McAmmonds, circa 1930
 
ImageMysteries:  circa 1930  Black and white photograph of what appears two older people and a young child sitting in a boat. They are fishing on the lake at McAmmonds. The McAmmonds had two cabins on their property that they would rent out in the summer to tourists and hunters in the winter. On the back of the photograph,...
Tourists in a canoe at McAmmonds Camp, circa 1930
 
ImageMysteries:  circa 1930  Black and white photograph of five people sitting in a canoe on the Deer River. The banks of the river are lined with trees. The McAmmonds had two cabins on their property that they would rent out in the summer to tourists and hunters in the winter. On the back of the photograph, "Tourists at...
Group of People Catching Fish Bare Handed, circa 1950 
ImageMysteries:  circa 1950  Black and white photograph of six people, grabbing fish off the rocks in a shallow part of the river. On the left side of the image there's a woman holding a canvas sack, maybe for bringing fish home. On the back of the photograph, "Sucker fishy Dear River 1950's," is handwritten in pencil.
A Cottage at the Waters Edge, circa 1910 
ImageMysteries:  circa 1910  Black and white photograph of a cabin just off a body of water. There is a dock on the water and a canoe pulled up on the shore. The cabin is nestled in the forest. The cabin is a one floor wooden structure with an attic space or a loft. The cabin has a porch on the left side with some chairs...
Edmund Kelly and Relatives, at a Bridge on the Magnetawan River, circa 1910 
ImageMysteries:  circa 1910  A black and white photograph of Edmund Kelly and possibly his relatives sitting in a boat. They are traveling down the Magnetawan River. The wooden bridge and piers possible indicates the picture was taken 1910.
Burk's Falls and the Magnetawan River, circa 1890 
ImageMysteries:  2002  Black and white photograph of Burk's Falls. The photograph was taken from a distance. The river and both shores can be seen in the photograph. On the close side of the river is a dockyard. On the river is an unidentified Steamboat. On the far side of the river there are a number of buildings,...
Ferry on the Magnetawan River, circa 1923. 
ImageMysteries:  2002  Black and white photograph of a ferry, likely a car ferry, on the Magnetawan River. The shore where the photographer was standing can be seen in the bottom of the image. There is a town on a hill on the far side of the image. This town is likely Burk's Falls.
Tugboat on Forested River, circa 1915. 
ImageMysteries:  2002  A black and white photograph of a tugboat on a forested river. There are no people visible in the picture. This may be the tugboat Mike on the Magnetawan.
Magnetawan Wharf, Burk's Falls, Ontario, circa 1925
 
ImageMysteries:  2002  Black and white photographic post card of a boat at dock. The name of the boat is unknown. The upper deck of the boat is full of people. There is a man on the dock helping to cast off. There are two people on the dock watching the boat and a third person walking towards a car. In the upper...
Mr. Folliott Admiring Flume At Knight Brother's Mill, Burk's Falls, circa 1898 
ImageMysteries:  2002  Black and white photograph of a man looking at a frozen flume in Burk's Falls. The man's name is Mr. Folliott. He is standing on a frozen part of the Magnetawan River. In the distance a dam can be seen.
Four Men on Logs with the Tugboat Emulator, circa 1900 
ImageMysteries:  2002  Black and white photograph of four loggers standing on logs which may or may not be in the river. All of the men are holding long sticks. Behind them in the river is the tugboat Emulator is going past them. On the side of the boat "Em...tor" is painted in on the side of tug in white.
The Armour Passing Through Swing Bridge at Midlothian Road, circa 1919
 
ImageMysteries:  2002  Black and white photograph of the steamer Armour approaching the open swing bridge on Midlothian Road. There are many people of the top deck of the Armour. The swing bridge pivots on a pier so that it is perpendicular to the road.
Boat and River Seen from Swing Bridge, circa 1923 
ImageMysteries:  2002  Black and white photograph of a boat coming down a forested river. This river is likely the Magnetawan. There are boats docked on either side of the river. This picture is taken from the swing bridge. There is a brown stain on the photograph in the middle near the bottom.
Two Men on the Steamboat Mike, circa 1926.
 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  2002  A black and white photograph of two men on the tugboat Mike. No shore is visible in the picture and it is not clear where exactly this picture was taken. The boat is riding low, so it may be caring a load. The boat gets its name from its first captain. The name of the boat "Mike"
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."
Another Scene Near Iverson's, South River, circa 1940 
ImageMysteries:  circa 1940  Black and white postcard of a man made waterfall with a bridge over it. There's a water flume going to the power house. There's a forest on the either side of the river. In the foreground there is a dam to change the flow of water. "Scene Near Iverson's South River, Ontario"
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.
Postcard of the Power House, South River, circa 1930 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1930,   Black and white postcard of the brick power house on the South River. There are power lines going out from the building. There are trees and snow on either side of the power house. The postcard has a faux wooden boarder. There is a crease at the top right corner. "The Power House, South...
Standard Chemical Company Locomotive, Round House, Repair Shop & Bridge , circa 1930 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1930,   Black and white photograph of a railroad bridge going over a river. Below the bridge is a large number of logs. On the left side of the picture's a Standard Chemical Company locomotive, round house and repair shop. A smokestack can be seen in the background. "S. C. Co. - Loco, Roundhouse -...
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