Almaguin Highlands Digital Collection
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Subject:  Rivers  Item type(s):  Postcards   Sort by:  Relevance
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Burk's Falls Ont. West Side of Town
 
Image  19070410  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 a...
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...
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,...
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...
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...
Boats in Winter Quarters, Burk's Falls, Ontario, circa 1917. 
Image  2002  Black and white postcard of the Armour in the wharf at Burk's Falls during the winter. There is snow covering the dock, the boats, and the village. In the background of the image, behind the Armour, there is another unidentified boat. The village in the background is Burk's Falls. On the boat...
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 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 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.
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...
Steamer Wanita at Uneda Rest, Ahmic Lake, Ontario, circa 1910
 
Image  2002  Colour postcard of the steamer Wanita on Ahmic Lake. The Wanita is in front of the a cabin called Uneda Rest. On the shore features a vast forest.
Wanita Leaving Burk's Falls, circa 1904 
Image  2002  Black and white photographic postcard of the steamer Wanita leaving Burk's Falls on the Magnetawan River. A factory can be seen on the left side. On the right side in the background is the village of Burk's Falls. At the bottom in the middle of the postcard 'Burk's Falls Ont. - Steamer Wanita...
The Magnetawan Locks, circa 1906
 
Image  2002  Black and white photographic postcard of a boat entering the Magnetawan Lock. At the bottom in the centre 'The Locks, Magnetawan Ont.' is written in black.
The Tannery, Burk's Falls, circa 1917.
 
Image  2002  Colour painted postcard of the Tannery. The factory is on the river on the left side. The village of Burk's Falls can be seen off in the distance. In the upper left corner '941. Burks Falls, Ont.' is written in red.
Train Leaving Burk's Falls, circa 1925 
Image  2002  Colour painted postcard of a railroad locomotive leaving the village of Burk's Falls. Below the bridge is the Burk's Falls wharf. There is one boat in the wharf. At the bottom in the centre 'Burks Falls Wharf' is written in red.
Postcard of Galna Bridge with Two Children, circa 1920
 
Image  2003  Black and white photograph of the Galna Bridge going into Burk's Falls. The bridge spans the Magnetawan River. There is a child looking over the railing of the bridge. At the bottom left corner 'Galna Bridge, Burks Falls, Ont.' scratched onto the photographic negative.
The Steamers Wanita and Wenonah at Dock, circa 1900
 
Image  2003  Black and white photographic postcard of the steamers Wantia and Wenonah at dock in the wharf at Burk's Falls. The wharf is on the Magnetawan River. In the upper right corner 'Steamers Wanita and Wenonah on the Burk's Falls Wharf early 1900s' is written in red.
Steamer Glenda at the Burk's Falls Wharf, circa 1920
 
Image  2003  Black and white photographic postcard of the steamboat Glenada at the wharf in the village of Burk's Falls. Along the bottom in the centre 'STEAMER GLENADA AT THE BURK'S FALLS WHARF' is written in black.
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