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History of Port Arthur & Fort William
Amalgamated in 1970 to form the City of Thunder Bay

Postcard around the 1920's

Railway Depot around 1920's

Prince of Wales visit to Port Arthur in 1919 to present a medal to the father of a WWI ace.
Postcards courtesy of Roger Lopez

Some of the Links will take you off-site

David Nicholson’s Genealogical and Historical Research Site

Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada History and Genealogy Fort William, Ontario, Canada,
1881 Census of Residents (originally called Fort Kaministiquia)

1891 Port Arthur Township Center, Algoma District

Dobie, Bill - Photo Album- Port Arthur, Ont, c.1922-1934

City Archives

Dave Cano’s Memories of the Past...

Early History of Fort William

Finnish settlement in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada

Fort William, North West Co

Gateway to Northwestern Ontario History

History of Fort William & Port Arthur Rotary

History of Federal Ridings since 1867

History of St. Michael and All Angels Church Port Arthur

Lady Lumberjack

List of Mayors of Fort William

Old Fort William

Our Roots
Prince Arthur's Landing, or, Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada : "The Silver Gate", and her Leading Industries

Profile on the Pipes and Drums of Thunder Bay

Port Arthur Images

St. Joseph's General Hospital Port Arthur 1958
& Kindred Footprints - Mother Monica

St. Joseph’s Hospital Port Arthur
Ontario School of Nursing 50th Anniversary ~ 1954

St. Louis Hotel

St. Patrick's Cathedral History

The Port Arthur, Duluth & Western Railway

Thunder Bay Historical Museum Society

Thunder Bay's People
Book on Early Ethnic Communities in & around the Thunder Bay Area

Transit History of Thunder Bay


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