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Yachts and Club House, Sydney

  • CA BI 77-611-745
  • Item
  • 1907

Item is a photograph of yachts and the club house in Sydney, showing the wharf and the steamer "Marion."

Wentworth Creek

  • CA BI 77-840-974
  • Item
  • Ca. 1990

Item is a photograph of a young man in a canoe in Wentworth Creek, Sydney.

Unidentified Pier

  • CA BI 79-108-3088
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photograph of an unidentified pier in Cape Breton with various ships nearby or docked.

Transport Trucks Lined Up

  • 94-592-25107
  • Item
  • c.1960s

Item is a photograph of transport trucks for the Sydney steel plant.

Sydney Steel Corporation

The Ship, "Catalone"

  • CA BI 78-126-1876
  • Item
  • 20th century

Item is a photograph of the ship, "Catalone" in North Sydney.

The Marion at St. Peter's Canal

  • CA BI 78-724-2474
  • Item
  • 1886

Item is a photograph of St. Peter's Canal. Pictured are the locks with the S.S. Marion going through.

Keisel, Theodore

The Highland Lass

  • CA BI 77-384-518
  • Item
  • ca. 1950

Item is a photograph of the Highland Lass, a ferry that ran between Englishtown and Jersey Cove in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia.

The "E.M. Rhodes"

  • CA BI 77-978-1112
  • Item
  • 1961

Item is a photograph of the ferry "E.M. Rhodes" which was used before the Seal Island Bridge was built.

The Beginning of Sydney in 1785

  • CA BI 79-43-3023
  • Item
  • 20th century

Item is a photograph the early settlement of Sydney N.S., on the right is the Maria a brig belonging to the Treasury department which was making an official visit. Captain Wm. Booth of the royal engineers painted the picture.

Sydney Railway Station

  • CA BI 77-68-202
  • Item
  • 1891-1895

Item is a photograph of the original railway station just after it was built. Staff members are in front of the station.

Sydney Mines Railroad

  • CA BI 95-216-26307
  • Item
  • ca. 1930

Item is a photograph of horses and people on the Sydney Mines railroad, posing outside of the Sydney Mines Depot.

Sydney Mines Harbour

  • CA BI 78-108-1858
  • Item
  • ca. 1870

Item is a tinted print of of a view of Sydney Mines harbour.

LeBreton

Sydney Harbour Convoys

  • CA BI 77-416-550
  • Item
  • ca. 1940

Item is a photograph of convoys in Sydney Harbour during WWII.

Sydney Harbour Convoys

  • CA BI 77-414-548
  • Item
  • ca. 1940

Item is a photograph of convoys in Sydney Harbour during WWII.

Sydney Harbour

  • CA BI 77-734-868
  • Item
  • 1899

Item is a photograph of French dreadnoughts in Sydney Harbour.

Sydney Foundry and Machine Works

  • CA BI 79-198-3178
  • Item
  • 20th century

Item is a photograph of the Sydney Foundry and Machine Works with the ship Mabel Frye at dock.

Streetcars at Reserve

  • CA BI 77-1181-1315
  • Item
  • ca. 1930

Item is a photograph of streetcars in Reserve Mines. There are three streetcars and a station. In front of a streetcar are several men in uniform.

St Peter's Canal

  • CA BI 79-54-3034
  • Item
  • 20th century

Item is a photograph of St. Peter's canal which is filled with ships passing through.

St. Peter's Canal

  • CA BI 78-64-1814
  • Item
  • 1943

Item is a postcard of a boat passing through St. Peter's Canal.

St. Peter's Canal

  • CA BI 77-61-195
  • Item
  • ca. 1950

Item is a photograph of St. Peter's Canal with some swimmers and the wooden yacht "The Yankee" at the entrance.

St. Ann's

  • CA BI 79-21-3001
  • Item
  • 1880

Item is a photograph of a ship at dockside in St. Ann's.

St. Andrew's Church

  • CA BI 77-676-810
  • Item
  • ca.1914

Item is a photograph of of St. Andrews Church on Bentinck Street, Sydney, featuring a horse-drawn hearse.

S.S. Adriatic

  • CA BI 79-22-3002
  • Item
  • Mar-1862

Item is a photograph of the S.S. Adriatic. In the month of March, 1862, when this photograph was taken, the Adriatic became stuck in the ice in North Sydney harbour. The ice was sturdy enough to support the crew as they walked to shore from the ship.

South Ingonish Harbour

  • CA BI 77-87-221
  • Item
  • ca. 1930

Item is a photograph of South Ingonish Harbour with several ships at anchor in the foreground.

Sleigh Rides, Sydney

  • CA BI 84-1486-15586
  • Item
  • 1889

Sons of Temperance sleigh ride along Charlotte Street.

Settlers off the "Highland Lass"

  • CA BI 78-1217-2967
  • Item
  • ca. 1890

Item is a photographic postcard of the surviving settlers who went to Australia and New Zealand with Norman MacLeod on the ship called the "Highland Lass".
Back row, L to R: J. McKay 'Ban' (Napier), D. McKay 'Ban' (Waipu), W. McDonald (Waipu), Dan McKay 'Ban' (Waipu), K. McDonald (Waipu), D.H. McKenzie (Waipu), K. Stewart (Whangarei Hds).
Third row, L to R: Miss J. McKenzie (Waipu), Miss C. McKay (Waipu), Mrs. J.W. Durham (Waipu), A. MacKay 'Ban' (Waipu), N. McKenzie 'Prince' (Waipu), W. McLennan (Waipu), J.R. MacKay (Waipu), Miss E. McKay 'Ban' (Waipu), Mrs. Webster (Waipu), Mrs. R. Campbell (Waipu).
Second row, L to R: H. McKenzie (Waipu), R. Finlayson (Waipu), Mrs. P.H. McKay (Waipu), Mrs. Anderson (Mangere), Mrs. Sheddon (Auckland), Mrs. W. McKenzie (Waipu), Mrs. D. McKenzie 'Prince' (Waipu), Mrs. J. Finlayson (Waipu), Mrs. D. McLeod (Waipu), Mrs. M. McAulay (Waipu).
Front row, L to R: D. McKay 'Ban' (Waipu), Capt. J. McKenzie 'Prince' (Waipu), J. McLean (Waipu), D. Stewart (Whangarei Hds).

Settlers off the "Gertrude"

  • CA BI 78-1215-2965
  • Item
  • ca. 1890

Item is a photographic postcard of the surviving settlers who went to Australia and New Zealand with Norman MacLeod on the ship called the "Gertrude".
Back row, L to R: J. Morrison (Waipu), J. McLeod (Waipu), Unknown.
Third row, L to R: Capt. J. Smith (Auckland), Mrs. Smith (Auckland), Mrs. Urquhart (Waipu), N. Campbell (Waipu), A. McMillan (Waipu), A. McInnis (Waipu), K. McDonald (Whangarei Hds), J. McMillan (Waipu), A.P. Campbell (Waipu), Miss Mary McKenzie (Waipu).
Second row, L to R: J. Campbell (Three Mile Bush), Mrs. Brooks (Waipu), Miss M. Morrison (Waipu), N.J. Campbell (Waipu), Mrs. M. McDonald (Waipu), Miss M. McMillan (Auckland), Miss M.A. McKay (Waipu), N. McMillan (Auckland), Mrs. J. Cameron (Waipu), D.C. McLennan (Waipu), Mrs. J.M. McKay (Waipu), Miss M. McMillan (Waipu).
Front row, L to R: Mrs. E. McLean (Waipu), Mrs. N. MacLean (Whangarei), Mrs. J. Campbell (Three Mile Bush), M. Buchanan (Kauri), Mrs. N. McLennan (Kauri), Mrs. R. MacKay (Kauri), Miss C. McLennan (Waipu), Mrs. J. Wilson (Whangarei), Miss B. Morrison (Waipu), Mrs. E. McMillan (Waipu), E. McMillan (Waipu), Mrs. McKenzie 'Shoemaker' (Waipu).

Sailing Vessel, Sydney Harbour

  • 94-706-25221
  • Item
  • c.1950

Item is a photograph of an aerial view of a sailing vessel in the Sydney harbour with ice clampers.

Abbass Studios Ltd.

Sailing Boats (Snipes)

  • 94-655-25170
  • Item
  • August, 1976

Item is a photograph of the international Snipe Sailing Championship in Sydney Harbour.

Sailboat in Baddeck

  • CA BI 78-71-1821
  • Item
  • ca. 1910

Item is a photograph of a Yankee Clipper in Baddeck on the Bras d'Or Lakes.

Rudderham Truck

  • B-3292
  • Item
  • 1965

Item is a photograph of Rudderham trucks and vans.

Abbass Studios Ltd.

Roderick McRae's Schooner

  • CA BI 79-104-3084
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photograph of a schooner built by Roderick McRae, it weighed 75 tons and was built in Baddeck N.S in 1869.

Railway Station, Louisbourg

  • CA BI 80-198-4378
  • Item
  • ca. 1910

Item is a photograph of two women posed by a cannon in front of the Louisbourg Railway Station.

Railway Car, Dominion

  • CA BI 86-325-16523
  • Item
  • ca. 1914

Item is a photograph of a railway car in a Dominion railyard containing soldiers of World War 1. Children are in the foreground on the tracks.

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