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|Ships & Boats: Sailboats: 1840-|
|Lake Superior "A Bay in Lake Superior Where We Were
Detained By a High Wind" showing the rugged northern terrain surrounding Lake
Superior. Watercolour by George Back.
|View of Prescott Prescott, Ontario, as seen from Ogdensburg
Harbour, New York, 1840. Prescott was founded by Major Edward Jessup, commander of the
Loyal Rangers and Connecticut Loyalists. Engraving by William Henry Bartlett (1808-1854),
|Lachine Rapids, 1843 Lachine Rapids on the St. Lawrence River,
travelled by the 83rd Regiment, 1843. Watercolour by Henry Francis Ainslie
|Fort Victoria Founded as a Hudson Bay Company post in 1843,
in 1849 Fort Victoria became the focus of the new British colony of Vancouver
|Acadian Expulsion The expulsion of the Acadians, at Grand Pré,
near Windsor on the Bay of Fundy, when hundreds of Acadians were driven from their houses
and into waiting ships to carry them south, in the 1760s.
|Lake of the Woods Sunset, Lake of the Woods, Colour woodcut
by Walter Joseph Phillips (1884-1963), c. 1928.
|Ice Boat An ice boat at Penetanguishene, Lake Huron, Upper
Canada, c. 1845. Watercolour by Hampden Clement Blamire Moody (1838-1869) from
|Port Arthur Port Arthur, Ontario, harbour, 1885.
|Russian Doukhobors Russian Doukhobor settlers on a ship to
|Northern Reaches of the Shield A 1899 photograph of Quebec's
subarctic coasts on Hudson Bay, with the rock-mass of the Precambrian region.
|Bluenose Deck Schooner Bluenose, Toronto, 1934
|Cabot's Voyage A Newfoundland stamp commemorating the
450th anniversary of John Cabot's voyage to the Newfoundland coast.
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