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  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 April 1851
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 April 1851
    textnewspaper       Spring Walk IIContrary to general expectation, the opening of Kingston Harbor has been greatly accelerated by favorable circumstances, and the consequence is, that it has taken the shipping interest somewhat by surprise. Every body is therefore doing everything in double quick time, and we ...
    textnewspaper     Spring Walk IIContrary to general expectation, the opening of Kingston Harbor has been greatly accelerated by favorable circumstances, and the consequence is, that it has taken the shipping interest somewhat ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 April 1851
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 April 1851
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkIIITHE WHARVES AND WHARFINGERS OF KINGSTON:As various changes have taken place this season in the location of the several Forwarders and Wharfingers, a concise notice of such establishment may be found useful, and not out of place in this Our Walk."MCINTOSH'S WHARF.- Mr. ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkIIITHE WHARVES AND WHARFINGERS OF KINGSTON:As various changes have taken place this season in the location of the several Forwarders and Wharfingers, a concise notice of such establishment may ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 April 1852
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 April 1852
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkIOne could think that fine weather would never come again. Winter lingering in the lap of Spring conveys but a faint idea of the stern reality of this Twelfth of April. Although the day is tolerably fine and the sun shines warmly, yet the roads are still filled with ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkIOne could think that fine weather would never come again. Winter lingering in the lap of Spring conveys but a faint idea of the stern reality of this Twelfth ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 April 1852
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 April 1852
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkIIIt is mighty tedious entirely this writing of "Annual Walk." The originality of the thing could have afforded some counterbalance to its want of general interests but that was marred years ago by the ' Argus ', and is now wholly destroyed by the still viler plagiary of another ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkIIIt is mighty tedious entirely this writing of "Annual Walk." The originality of the thing could have afforded some counterbalance to its want of general interests but that was ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 April 1852
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 April 1852
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkIIIThe "Opening of Navigation" makes but little progress, so does the "Annual Spring Walk of the British Whig." The season is dead against both. On St. George's Day, in ordinary years, the communication with Montreal and Quebec is usually perfect; the several steamboats are on ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkIIIThe "Opening of Navigation" makes but little progress, so does the "Annual Spring Walk of the British Whig." The season is dead against both. On St. George's Day, in ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 April 1852
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 April 1852
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkIVHere is the end of April, the weather cold, wet and unpleasant, and the "Walk" scarcely half begun. Nobody feels any inclination to walk about or look at anything--to crowd round a fireplace or hot stove is far more pleasant and infinitely more congenial. But disagreeable as is ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkIVHere is the end of April, the weather cold, wet and unpleasant, and the "Walk" scarcely half begun. Nobody feels any inclination to walk about or look at anything--to ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 May 1852
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 May 1852
    textnewspaper       Spring Walk VIIThe "Walk" is really becoming interesting and agreeable--so many things to see and write about, and such charming weather to [do] it in. Last Saturday was a delightful day; it was the day on which the first steamers came up this season from Montreal , and it kept ...
    textnewspaper     Spring Walk VIIThe "Walk" is really becoming interesting and agreeable--so many things to see and write about, and such charming weather to [do] it in. Last Saturday was a delightful ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 May 1852
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 May 1852
    textnewspaper       Spring Walk VIIIHaving disposed of all the Steamers, all the Hotels, all the Manufactories, and all the other matters, more immediately connected with the resumption of business in the Spring, it may not, be remiss, ere this "Annual Walk" is closed, to say a few works on the present state ...
    textnewspaper     Spring Walk VIIIHaving disposed of all the Steamers, all the Hotels, all the Manufactories, and all the other matters, more immediately connected with the resumption of business in the Spring, ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 April 1853
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 April 1853
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkIIt has been too much the custom to underrate the commercial importance of good old Kingston. Let any one walk through the city at the present time, and he will see enough to convince him that Kingston is one of the busiest places in all Canada; and that if ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkIIt has been too much the custom to underrate the commercial importance of good old Kingston. Let any one walk through the city at the present time, and he ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 [6] April 1853
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 [6] April 1853
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkIIIt is so rarely that we have it in our power to say a good word in favor of the Corporation of Kingston that it would be both a sin and shame not to do it. The streets are remarkably clean, considering the season of the year. The scavengers ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkIIIt is so rarely that we have it in our power to say a good word in favor of the Corporation of Kingston that it would be both a ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 1 Dec. 1868
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 1 Dec. 1868
    textnewspaper       NOTE: This is a translation of a portion of the Nouveau voyage d'un pais plus grand que l'Europe (Utrecht, 1698) a published description of the very early exploration of the Great Lakes region by French adventurers by the Belgian Recollet missionary father Louis Hennepin. It describes the building and short ...
    textnewspaper     NOTE: This is a translation of a portion of the Nouveau voyage d'un pais plus grand que l'Europe (Utrecht, 1698) a published description of the very early exploration of the ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 April 1853
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 April 1853
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkVWhat a change in the weather within a few days! The atmosphere is warm, the sun shines, the streets are clean and dry, and though we have no spring, yet we have spring's antecedent, charming dry days, like an English March. The opening of Navigation has caused a general ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkVWhat a change in the weather within a few days! The atmosphere is warm, the sun shines, the streets are clean and dry, and though we have no spring, ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 April 1853
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 April 1853
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkVIThe weather has been so bad again that it was yesterday only that the British Whig was able to continue its peregrinations about town. The greatest want perceptible in Kingston, is the want of a good Hotel. The City has but one First Class Hotel, the "British American," and ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkVIThe weather has been so bad again that it was yesterday only that the British Whig was able to continue its peregrinations about town. The greatest want perceptible in ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 April 1854
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 April 1854
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkIIMR. COUNTER'S SHIP YARD AND MARINE RAILWAY.--Quebec owes a portion of its commercial greatness to the enterprise of its citizens in the way of Ship building. For half a century vessels of all sizes and classes have been built in that city, taken to England and there sold. The ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkIIMR. COUNTER'S SHIP YARD AND MARINE RAILWAY.--Quebec owes a portion of its commercial greatness to the enterprise of its citizens in the way of Ship building. For half a ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 April 1854
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 April 1854
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkIVTHE DOINGS AT HATTER'S BAY AND THEREABOUTSThe village at Hatter's Bay, or Portsmouth, as some people absurdly name it, though not within the city limits, is nevertheless part and parcel of Kingston; consequently it comes under the category of the "Spring Walk." It is one of ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkIVTHE DOINGS AT HATTER'S BAY AND THEREABOUTSThe village at Hatter's Bay, or Portsmouth, as some people absurdly name it, though not within the city limits, is nevertheless part and ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 April 1854
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 April 1854
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkVTHE WHARVES AND WHARFINGERS OF KINGSTONIn running down from West to East, and slightly sketching the numerous Wharves of Kingston, it is not the present intention to say ought of the various Steamers which ply to them. By reason of the incompleteness of the arrangements, that ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkVTHE WHARVES AND WHARFINGERS OF KINGSTONIn running down from West to East, and slightly sketching the numerous Wharves of Kingston, it is not the present intention to say ought ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 May 1854
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 May 1854
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkVIIITHE STEAMBOATS OF KINGSTONIn former years and in former "Walks," the Steamboats of Kingston occupied a prominent position; whereas this year, they come in at the fag end of the "Walk," and form its concluding Number. This arises from an impossibility, owing to conflicting ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkVIIITHE STEAMBOATS OF KINGSTONIn former years and in former "Walks," the Steamboats of Kingston occupied a prominent position; whereas this year, they come in at the fag end of ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 April 1855
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 April 1855
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkITalk of "Spring Walks!" here on the 7th day of April, the weather is as disagreeable, as in the middle of January; the harbor is locked up and won't be open for a fortnight: the streets are filled-with slush, ice and snow; and there is nothing to induce a ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkITalk of "Spring Walks!" here on the 7th day of April, the weather is as disagreeable, as in the middle of January; the harbor is locked up and won't ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 April 1855
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 April 1855
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkIITHE HARBOR AND SHIPPINGNever was Kingston ' Harbor so full of shipping of all kinds as the present moment, at a time every vessel is ice bound, and not one has stirred to do her spring business, and this the 12th of April.Including those lying over at Garden Island, ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkIITHE HARBOR AND SHIPPINGNever was Kingston ' Harbor so full of shipping of all kinds as the present moment, at a time every vessel is ice bound, and not ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 April 1855
    Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 April 1855
    textnewspaper       Spring WalkIIITHE WHARVES OF KINGSTONThere seems to have been a sudden determination this Spring on the part of the Kingston Wharfingers to increase their wharf accommodations, by running out into the harbor at inconceivable lengths. It is more than doubtful, even aided by a City By-Law, ...
    textnewspaper     Spring WalkIIITHE WHARVES OF KINGSTONThere seems to have been a sudden determination this Spring on the part of the Kingston Wharfingers to increase their wharf accommodations, by running out into ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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