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  • 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.
  • Edmund Kelly and Relatives, at a Bridge on the Magnetawan River, circa 1910
    Imagemystery       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.
    Imagemystery     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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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. ...
  • Using a Log Chute as a Portage, 1920
    Image       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. ...
    Image     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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • To the Memory Of the Late James S. Freeborn M.D. F.R.C.S.
    TextImage       This is a 6 page booklet dedicated to the memory of James S. Freeborn, M.D. F.R.C.S. He was the Magnetawan community's doctor for forty years. The booklet contains a record of the service and a biography of the good doctor.
    TextImage     This is a 6 page booklet dedicated to the memory of James S. Freeborn, M.D. F.R.C.S. He was the Magnetawan community's doctor for forty years. The booklet contains a record ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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.
  • 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 ...
  • Maple Syrup Tapping, Maple Island, circa 1950
    Image       On the back of the photograph, "Maple Syrup Tune, Maple Island, 1950's" handwritten with pencil.
    Image     On the back of the photograph, "Maple Syrup Tune, Maple Island, 1950's" handwritten with 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.
  • Tugboat on Forested River, circa 1915.
    Imagemystery       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.
    Imagemystery     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.
  • Ferry on the Magnetawan River, circa 1923.
    Imagemystery       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 ...
    Imagemystery     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 ...
  • The Steamer Glenada at Dock, circa 1921
    Image       Black and white photograph of the Glenda at dock. This is likely the wharf at Burk's Falls. The ship has no people on it. There are no people on the dock. There is a village behind the boat on the opposite shore.
    Image     Black and white photograph of the Glenda at dock. This is likely the wharf at Burk's Falls. The ship has no people on it. There are no people on the ...
  • Wooden Burk's Falls Lock, circa 1900
    Image       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.
    Image     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 ...
  • The Wanita at Dock, circa 1915
    Image       On the side of the boat '...ANITA' is written.
    Image     On the side of the boat '...ANITA' is written.
  • Knight Brother's Factory, 1907
    Image       Black and white photograph of the Knight Brother's Factory in Burk's Falls. This picture was taken from the opposite side of the river. The white cliff that can be seen below the factory is a build up of ice and snow. In the background are some of the buildings of ...
    Image     Black and white photograph of the Knight Brother's Factory in Burk's Falls. This picture was taken from the opposite side of the river. The white cliff that can be seen ...
  • The Magnetawan Locks, circa 1906
    Image       At the bottom in the centre 'The Locks, Magnetawan Ont.' is written in black.
    Image     At the bottom in the centre 'The Locks, Magnetawan Ont.' is written in black.
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