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Mid-winter activity in owen sound harbor. A section of the fleet of nine lake freighters spending the winter in Own Sound harbor; laden with grain; in winter storage; to be discharged into the great lakes elevator some time before spring. The photo shows the steamer Presque Isle under the leg of the elevator. This steamer carried 250;000 bushels of grain. The harbor is being kept open for the movement of the boats to the elevator by the tug Harrison seen in the foreground. Open in full size

Mid-winter activity in owen sound harbor. A section of the fleet of nine lake freighters spending the winter in Own Sound harbor; laden with grain; in winter storage; to be discharged into the great lakes elevator some time before spring. The photo shows the steamer Presque Isle under the leg of the elevator. This steamer carried 250;000 bushels of grain. The harbor is being kept open for the movement of the boats to the elevator by the tug Harrison seen in the foreground.

Picture, Date Unknown, English

Mid-winter activity in owen sound harbor. A section of the fleet of nine lake freighters spending the winter in Own Sound harbor; laden with grain; in winter storage; to be discharged into the great lakes elevator some time before spring. The photo shows the steamer Presque Isle under the leg of the elevator. This steamer carried 250;000 bushels of grain. The harbor is being kept open for the movement of the boats to the elevator by the tug Harrison seen in the foreground.

Picture, Date Unknown, English

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Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Owen Sound

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0107574f