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Name Letters:Welland Canal
Object ID 987.5.174
Date 1892
Description A series of correspondences issued by a W.A. Geddes who was the Secretary and Treasurer of the Office of Canadian Marine Association. First three letters discuss the topic of canal tolls and tugging privileges in the Welland Canal. The latter three letters express regrets over the loss of Sir John A. Macdonald, his contributions to the Welland Canal, and his unrealized goal of a deep water channel from Lake Superior to the Atlantic. Date 1892
People W.A Geddes
Sir John A. MacDonald
Catherine Gaskin
J.H. Hagarty
B.A. Mackey
J.T. Matthews
Subjects Welland Canal
Tug Boats
passage tolls
Office of the Canadian Marine Assocation