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  • Burk's Falls Ont. West Side of Town
    Image       Colour illustrated postcard of the village of Burk's Falls from the west side of town. In the foreground there's a factory with lumber in its yard, possibly the Knight Brother's Factory. Behind the factory is the Magnetawan River. Across the river are houses. On the back of the postcard is ...
    Image     Colour illustrated postcard of the village of Burk's Falls from the west side of town. In the foreground there's a factory with lumber in its yard, possibly the Knight Brother's ...
  • Wooden Water Dam, Magnetawan, circa 1900
    Image       Black and white photograph of the first dam built on the Magnetawan River, which was built between 1885 -1886. There is water overflowing the damn and there's a foot bridge over the river. In the background there's a home.
    Image     Black and white photograph of the first dam built on the Magnetawan River, which was built between 1885 -1886. There is water overflowing the damn and there's a foot bridge ...
  • Magnetawan River and Steamboat Line Purser's Ticket, 1928
    Text       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. ...
    Text     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 ...
  • Closed Magnetawan Locks, circa 1920
    Image       On the back of the photograph, 'MAG LOCKS.,' is handwritten in pencil.
    Image     On the back of the photograph, 'MAG LOCKS.,' is handwritten in pencil.
  • Jim McAmmond Catching Fish Bare Handed, circa 1950
    Image       On the back of the photograph, "Jim & I cataching fish for our freezer, we don't need lines just pick them out. 1950's," is handwritten in pencil.
    Image     On the back of the photograph, "Jim & I cataching fish for our freezer, we don't need lines just pick them out. 1950's," is handwritten in pencil.
  • Flooded Cabin on Maple Island, 1922
    Image       On the back of the photograph, "flood at Maple Island 1922," is handwritten in blue ink.
    Image     On the back of the photograph, "flood at Maple Island 1922," is handwritten in blue ink.
  • Magnetawan Lock, 1890
    Image       A black and white photograph of the top of the Magnetawan locks. The photo shows the lock full of water. In the background shows buildings along the water in the village.
    Image     A black and white photograph of the top of the Magnetawan locks. The photo shows the lock full of water. In the background shows buildings along the water in the ...
  • Lighthouse on Lake Cecebe
    Image       Written on the bottom of the page "Original Lighthouse". There's also an illegible postmark.
    Image     Written on the bottom of the page "Original Lighthouse". There's also an illegible postmark.
  • View of the Village of Magnetawan, 1918
    Image       In the lower right corner of the photograph, "1918," is handwritten.
    Image     In the lower right corner of the photograph, "1918," is handwritten.
  • Distress Bridge, Near Magnetawan, circa 1920
    Image       On the front of the photograph along the bottom, "DISTRESS BRIDGE, NEAR MAGNETAWAN, ONTARIO" is typed by the manufacturer of the postcard.
    Image     On the front of the photograph along the bottom, "DISTRESS BRIDGE, NEAR MAGNETAWAN, ONTARIO" is typed by the manufacturer of the postcard.
  • West Street South, Magnetawan
    ImageText       West Street South East side, Lots 21, 22, 23, 24 Fran-Ru Frank and Ruth Fairbrother, hence the name "Fran-Ru", built this as a summer resort in 1946. There were a few cabins they rented out as well as the main lodge. Some say Mr. & Mrs. Walker built and sold ...
    ImageText     West Street South East side, Lots 21, 22, 23, 24 Fran-Ru Frank and Ruth Fairbrother, hence the name "Fran-Ru", built this as a summer resort in 1946. There were a ...
  • The Armour Pulling into the Boat Lock, circa 1905
    Image       Black and white photograph of the Armour steamship coming up to the locks in Magnetawan. In the background the village can be seen. The Armour is entering at the low end of the lock. Once inside it will be raised and then it will continue its trip.
    Image     Black and white photograph of the Armour steamship coming up to the locks in Magnetawan. In the background the village can be seen. The Armour is entering at the low ...
  • The Glenada with Passengers, Magnetawan River, circa 1930
    Image       'Glenada' is written, both, on the side of the boat and on the flag on the bow of the ship.
    Image     'Glenada' is written, both, on the side of the boat and on the flag on the bow of the ship.
  • Tourists in a canoe at McAmmonds Camp, circa 1930
    Imagemystery       On the back of the photograph, "Tourists at McAmmonds camp 1930's', handwritten in pencil.
    Imagemystery     On the back of the photograph, "Tourists at McAmmonds camp 1930's', handwritten in pencil.
  • Boating on the lake at McAmmonds, circa 1930
    Imagemystery       On the back of the photograph, "At McAmmonds 1930's", handwritten in pencil.
    Imagemystery     On the back of the photograph, "At McAmmonds 1930's", handwritten in pencil.
  • Group of People Catching Fish Bare Handed, circa 1950
    Imagemystery       On the back of the photograph, "Sucker fishy Dear River 1950's," is handwritten in pencil.
    Imagemystery     On the back of the photograph, "Sucker fishy Dear River 1950's," is handwritten in pencil.
  • Young Couple Sitting on a Dock, circa 1920
    Image       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.
    Image     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 ...
  • Young Woman Driving a Motorboat, circa 1920
    Image       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 ...
    Image     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 ...
  • The Steamer 'Armour' at Young's Wharf, Ahmic Lake, Near Magnetawan, circa 1920
    Image       On the front of the photograph along th bottom, "STEAMER 'ARMOUR' AT YOUNG'S WHARF, AHMIC LAKE, NEAR MAGNETAWAN, ONTARIO," is typed by the manufacturer of the postcard.
    Image     On the front of the photograph along th bottom, "STEAMER 'ARMOUR' AT YOUNG'S WHARF, AHMIC LAKE, NEAR MAGNETAWAN, ONTARIO," is typed by the manufacturer of the postcard.
  • Armour Steamboat Sitting at a Dock with People Boarding, circa 1930
    Image       Black and white photograph of the Armour sitting at a dock in a rural setting. There are people lined up at the dock waiting to get on to the Armour. On the dock there is a flag pole with a Union Jack flag on it.
    Image     Black and white photograph of the Armour sitting at a dock in a rural setting. There are people lined up at the dock waiting to get on to the Armour. ...
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