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North-West Transportation Company: The Beatty Boats
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North-West Transportation Company: The Beatty Boats

By WHEELER, Mary

Spiral bound. As New. nd. Unpaginated. 28 cm. 30 mainly b&w illustrations. Black spiral binding with white card covers. Topics include: the Beatty family; Beatty boats (Griffon, Waubuno, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, United Empire, Asia, Monarch); amalgamation.

$35.00

Cayuga Steamship Company Limited Prospectus
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Cayuga Steamship Company Limited Prospectus

Toronto, 1953. Ephemera. Near Fine. [8 p.]. 16 x 22 cm. B&w photo of ship on front cover. Stapled pamphlet. Written to shareholders and prospective shareholders of the company which was formed to purchase the S. S. Cayuga from Canada Steamship Lines. Dated November 17, 1953. Lists directors (including President Roland Michener), assets, liabilities, etc. An order form for shares tucked inside.

$25.00

Souvenir Views along the Route of the Northern Navigation Division of the Canada Steamship Lines
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Souvenir Views along the Route of the Northern Navigation Division of the Canada Steamship Lines

Ottawa: Photogelatine Engraving Company Limited. Card Covers. Very Good. nd. A Dominion Series View Book. Unpaginated. 16 x 23 cm. 18 b&w photos. Tan card covers with peep-hole to first photo. Small tears in spine. Photos of steamships at Detroit, Sarnia, Sault Ste. Marie, Fort William & Port Arthur, Duluth, etc. Also a couple of rooms on board ship.

$60.00

Progressive Pennsylvania: A Record of the Remarkable Industrial Development of The Keystone State with Some Account of its Early and its Later Transportation Systems, its Early Settlers, and its Prominent Men
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Progressive Pennsylvania: A Record of the Remarkable Industrial Development of The Keystone State with Some Account of its Early and its Later Transportation Systems, its Early Settlers, and its Prominent Men

By SWANK, James M.

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1908. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. vi, 360 p. 25 cm. Burgundy cloth hardcover with gold impressing. Light wear to spine ends, corners bumped. Owner's label on title page. Includes chapters on slavery, the Delaware Indians, steamboats, The Pennsylvania Canal, early railroads, the iron industry, coal and coke, bridges, Pittsburgh, General Arthur St. Clair, Albert Gallatin, and the Muhlenberg Family.

$75.00

The Androscoggin River Valley: Gateway to the White Mountains
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The Androscoggin River Valley: Gateway to the White Mountains

By WIGHT, D. B.

Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near fine. 561 p. 23 cm. Map on endpapers. B&w reproductions and photographs. Cloth hardcover in dustjacket. Cardboard slipcase. Owner's label on half title. Includes information on lumbering, papermaking, mining, settlement, railroads, steamboats, telephones and tourism.

$35.00

Steam Navigation and its Relation to the Commerce of Canada and The United States
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Steam Navigation and its Relation to the Commerce of Canada and The United States

By CROIL, James

Toronto; Montreal: William Briggs; The Montreal News Company, 1898. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 381 p. 20 cm. B&w portraits, illustrations of steam vessels, canals, etc. Burgundy cloth hardcover with gold impressing. Moderate wear to edges. Owner's label on half title. Includes chapters on the St. Lawrence River and the Great Lakes.

$100.00

Our Inland Seas: Their Shipping & Commerce for Three Centuries
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Our Inland Seas: Their Shipping & Commerce for Three Centuries

By MILLS, James Cooke

Chicago: A.C. McClurg & Co, 1910. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 380 p. 22 cm. Map, b&w photographs and reproductions. Blue cloth hardcover with gold print. Owner's label on half title. Front free endpaper inscribed: "Captain Herbert M. Russell from his grateful and appreciative passenger, Richard C. Ellsworth, June 1925." Typewritten letter included to Captain Russell, Waddington, NY from Ellsworth, secretary of St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY. Russell was captain of a ship called the Iselin.

$50.00

History of Transportation in the United States before 1860
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History of Transportation in the United States before 1860

By MACGILL, Caroline E.

Washington: The Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1917. First Edition. Hardcover. Ex library-very good +. Carnegie Institution Publication No. 215c. xi, 678 p. 23 cm. 5 colour maps and 1 fold-out. Bound in green library buckram, original covers underneath. A few library marks on title and first pages, and a former owner's label on cover, otherwise a clean copy. Bibliography. Index.

$100.00

A Yachtswoman's Cruises and Some Steamer Voyages
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A Yachtswoman's Cruises and Some Steamer Voyages

By SPEED, Maude

London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1911. First Edition. Hardcover. Good+. xii, 266 p. 21 cm. 2 colour plates, 25 b&w plates. Blue cloth with gold impressing and illustration. Light wear to spine ends and corners slightly bumped. Bookplate removed from front pastedown endpaper, signature on page 1, some foxing. Chronicles of the author's voyages with her yachting husband along the English and French coast as well as Holland. The book also records their holiday adventures on large steamers and liners, visiting Morocco, Lisbon, Sicily, Cyprus as well as other destinations.

$100.00