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Subject:  Rivers  Year:  1917  Sort by:  Relevance
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City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 12 Jan 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; W.G. Ingram ; Fort William resident ; Writes to Fort William ; No unit given ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) Steel for bridge ; Pigeon River bridge ; Scott Highway ; International Highway ; Highway 61 Full text available on microfilm
Fear Man Has Drowned Self 
Newspapers  "Fear Man Has Drowned Self," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 16 Jun 1917  Robert Somerville ; Feared to have committed suicide ; Last seen on McIntyre Bridge ; Port Arthur resident Full text available on microfilm
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 18 Jun 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Divisional Signalling Corps ; Lieut. Bennett ; Recruiting in Lakehead ; Latest recruits ; Peter McRitchie of Fort William ; Garland Graham of Fort William Captain J.G. O'Neill ; Returned soldiers ; Returning soldier ; Invalided back to Canada ; Bronchial condition...
Murphy Park Is Proving Popular 
Newspapers  "Murphy Park Is Proving Popular," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 25 Jun 1917  Murphy Park ; Kaministiquia River ; Regular train rides to park Full text available on microfilm
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 11 Jun 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Pte. R.G. Faulkner ; 52nd Battalion ; 52nd New Ontario Battalion ; Kenora, ON resident ; Returning soldiers ; Returned soldiers ; Passes through Port Arthur en route to Kenora ; Invalided home Algoma Hotel ; To reopen Mr. D. McKay ; Rescues two children from...
From The Bridge At Midnight Man Jumps To Death In River 
Newspapers  "From The Bridge At Midnight Man Jumps To Death In River," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 16 Jun 1917  Robert Somerville ; Feared to have committed suicide ; Last seen on McIntyre Bridge ; Port Arthur resident ; Body discovered Full text available on microfilm
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 18 Jun 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Pte. E. Clemerson ; Lakehead resident ; No unit given ; Sends war souvenirs home to wife Port Arthur Dry Dock ; Port Arthur Shipbuilding Co. ; Western Dry Dock and Shipbuilding Co. ; Rock Ribamo (deceased) Robert Somerville ; Feared to have committed suicide ;...
New Bridges For M'Intyre River 
Newspapers  "New Bridges For M'Intyre River," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 23 Jun 1917  McIntyre River Full text available on microfilm
Human Chain Saver Of Lives 
Newspapers  "Human Chain Saver Of Lives," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 Jul 1917  Current River Park ; Current River ; W.A. McCallum saves three boys from drowning ; Other bystanders form human chain to save boys Full text available on microfilm
Found Drowned In Whitefish River 
Newspapers  "Found Drowned In Whitefish River," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 18 Jul 1917  Mrs. Fred Sharp (deceased) ; Sellers, ON resident ; Whitefish River Full text available on microfilm
To Bring Pulpwood Down Current River 
Newspapers  "To Bring Pulpwood Down Current River," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 11 Jul 1917  Logging industry ; Pulpwood industry ; Current River ; Permission granted to bring pulpwood down river Full text available on microfilm
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 17 Jul 1917  Current River ; Current River Beach ; Three 5-6 year old boys almost drown ; Son of H.E. Royds and two sons of E.B. McKay ; Miss Betty Green and Mr. W.A. McCallum save boys ; Dr. Bucke, Dr. Eakins, Dr. Powell also assist with rescue Full text available on microfilm
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 27 Jul 1917  Peter Miller ; Office worker in CNR freight office ; Saves two girls from drowning ; Near Empire Elevator, Fort William Paterson Co. Grain Elevator O ; N.S. Hansen (deceased) ; Fort William resident Full text available on microfilm
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 10 Aug 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Lieut. J.P. Mooney ; Will recruit 100 men from Military District No.10 ; Reinforcements for the Forestry, Railway Construction Battalions W.M. Thompson (deceased) ; Goderich resident ; Sailor on the steamer Mariska ; Fell into water in Fort William Full text...
Deckhand Falls To Sudden Death 
Newspapers  "Deckhand Falls To Sudden Death," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 10 Aug 1917  W.M. Thompson (deceased) ; Mariska (ship) ; Kaministiquia River Full text available on microfilm
Brave Rescue Of Drowning Lad By Young Pelletier 
Newspapers  "Brave Rescue Of Drowning Lad By Young Pelletier," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 14 Aug 1917  McIntyre River ; Adelard Pelletier saves boy from drowning ; Earl Colborne (witness) ; Name of boy not given Full text available on microfilm
Settlers Wish To Use Current River To Move Their Pulpwood 
Newspapers  "Settlers Wish To Use Current River To Move Their Pulpwood," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 26 Sep 1917  Lumbering ; Pulpwood industry ; W.A. Kyro ; Requests made to Port Arthur Public Utilities Commission ; Asks to use Current River to move pulpwood Full text available on microfilm
Current River Pulpwood Plan Viewed Favorably 
Newspapers  "Current River Pulpwood Plan Viewed Favorably," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 28 Sep 1917  Lumbering ; Pulpwood industry ; W.A. Kyro ; Requests made to Port Arthur Public Utilities Commission ; Asks to use Current River to move pulpwood Full text available on microfilm
To Build New Bridge Over M'Intyre River 
Newspapers  "To Build New Bridge Over M'Intyre River," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 10 Oct 1917  McIntyre River ; McIntyre Bridge Full text available on microfilm
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