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Subject:  Rivers  Decade:  1900  Sort by:  Relevance
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The Mill Race 
Image  c.1907,   A black and white photograph of a river and trees, shrubs and grasses surrounding it. A bridge can be seen in the background. Lower Right: "The Mill Race, Brooklin, Ont."
The Twelve Mile Creek 
Image  Postmarked 1906  A postcard of the Twelve Mile Creek, St. Catharines, Ontario. Postmarked 1906. Warwick Bros. & Rutter, Ltd., Publishers, Toronto. File Number: 03/pt2/37-1.1 On the "Twelve" St. Catharines, Ont.
The Great Gorge Trolley, Niagara Falls 
Image  c1905  A postcard of the Great Gorge Trolley, Niagara Falls, New York. c1905. File Number: 15/pt1/44-1.5 Through the Gorge by Trolley, Niagara Falls, N.Y.
A View of the Niagara River from Queenston Heights 
Image  Postmarked 1909  A postcard of the view looking down the Niagara River from Queenston Heights. Postmarked 1909. Published by Valentine & Sons Publishing Co., Ltd. Printed in Great Britain. File Number: 15/pt2/29-1.2 Looking down Niagara River, from Queenston Heights.
Single Arch Double Track Steel Bridge over Niagara Gorge 
Image  c1900  ...A postcard of the single arch double track steel bridge constructed over the Niagara Gorge. c1900....
The Whirlpool Rapids and Steel Bridge 
Image  c1908  A postcard of the Whirlpool Rapids and Steel Bridge, Niagara River, Niagara Falls, Ontario. c1908. Published by H.H. Tammen Co., New York. File Number: 15/pt1/43-1.4 Whirlpool Rapids, Niagara.
Image  ca 1908,   Florence is the capital city of the region of Tuscany in Italy. Lying on the Arno Rivers, it is considered to be the birthplace of the Italin Renaissance. Florence attracts millions of tourists every year. FLORENCE
Ponte Vecchio 
Image  ca 1908,   Ponte Vecchio or Old Bridge is the oldest bridge in Florence, believed to have been built during Roman times. Of note the Ponte Vecchio has shops built along it, as was once very common. It crosses the the Arno River at its narrowest part. BRIDGE AT FLORENCE
Image  1908,   Hamburg is the second largest city in Germany and the second largest port in Europe. Hamburg was named for the first building located at the now centre of the city, a castle built by Emperor Charlemagne in the 9th century. Pictured in this photograph are boats along the river Elbe. HAMBURG GERMANY...
St. Mary's River, Marysville, Near Cranbrook, B.C. 
Image  January 1908,   Postcard to Rev. R.B. Layton, Amherst, Nova Scotia. Reverse: Will you stop off and make us a visit when you come back home? Aunt Helen
Oxford, Nuneham Bridge & Cottages 
Image  ca. 1909,   Photograph of pedestrian bridge over a side stream of the Thames River, near Oxford, England. Nuneham Bridge is a picturesque pedestrian bridge crossing a side stream of the Thames River. It was a popular gathering place for picnic parties.
Old Bridge of Forth, Stirling 
Image  ca. 1908,   Postcard of the Old Bridge of Forth, Stirling, Scotland. The Battle of Stirling Bridge was a battle of the First War of Scottish Independence. On 11 September 1297, the forces of Andrew Moray and William Wallace defeated the combined English forces of John de Warenne, 7th Earl of Surrey and Hugh...
Midland Railway Bridge, South Maitland, N.S. 
Image  8 August 1909  A postcard sent to Reverend R.B. Layton in San Fernando, Trinidad. The Midland Railroad Bridge stretches over the Shubenacadie River at South Maitland, Nova Scotia. Reverse side reads: "Here we are at the meeting of the Presbyterial. Very heavy rain yesterday. Mr Hugh Fraser and I were stranded at...
The Beautiful Waughs River, Tatamagouche, N.S. 
Image  15 November 1909  A postcard to Reverend R.B. Layton in San Fernando, Trinidad, B.W.I. Reverse side reads: "Nov. 15, '09. Am having a good time here. All your friends are inquiring for you. Margaret is looking for a letter. Saw the Thomsons in Pictou. Go to Ilford and Gt. Village from here. Rev. Forbes gave us a...
Nashwaaksis River near Fredericton, N.B. 
ImageText  16 July 1909  A postcard to Rev. R. B. Layton in San Fernando, Trinidad, mailed from Fredericton, New Brunswick. Reverse reads: "July 16, 1909 We have your box of cards ready, some of them may not be suitable for S.S. but am sending all the children brought. I have been trying for the last week to find Mr....
Old Waterloo Row, Fredericton, N.B. 
ImageText  16 November 1909  A postcard sent to Rev. R.B. Layton in San Fernando, Trinidad, B.W.I. mailed from Fredericton, New Brunswick. Reverse reads: "Fredericton, N.B. Nov. 16th /09 Your paper for the Band and letter have both reached F'ton. O.K. It is a splendid paper and very interesting. We shall have it at Band next...
St. John River, Fredericton, New Brunswick 
ImageText  6 October 1908  A postcard to Rev. R.B. Layton in Oakfield, N.S., from 23-year-old Agnes Mary Kitchen, mailed in Fredericton, New Brunswick, 6 October 1908. Reverse reads: "Oct. 6/08 Yesterday mornings mail brought my box of cake. Many thanks to you and Mrs. L. I divided up and we each had a piece. I am...
Grand Falls Canon [i.e. Canyon] from Bridge, New Brunswick 
ImageText  26 September 1908  A postcard sent to Rev. R.B. Layton, Oakfield, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, from 24-year-old Agnes Mary Kitchen in Grand Falls, New Brunswick. Grand Falls is the largest waterfall east of Niagara Falls, dropping from a height of 23 meters (75 feet). Reverse reads: "Grand Falls, Sept. 26/08 Thought...
Victoria Jubilee Bridge, Montreal 
ImageText  23 December 1907  A postcard of the Victoria Jubilee Bridge in Montreal, Quebec, to Rev. R.B. Layton in New Aberdeen, Cape Breton. (Crossed out and re-addressed to Amherst, N.S., then Oakfield, N.S.) It was mailed from Oakfield, N.S. The bridge, which opened in 1859, links Saint-Lambert to Montreal across the St....
On the Maganetawan River. "On Grand Trunk Railway" 
ImageText  October 1907  A postcard of a steamboat on the Maganetawan River, Ontario, sent from Sydney Mines in Cape Breton, to Rev. R. B. Layton in New Aberdeen, Cape Breton. Reverse reads: "Dear Sir I have no Gaelic sermon that I would care to preach over there. I have been away a good deal lately. An exchange later...
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