|Ships of 1851 & 1951
The 5-cent postage stamp displays the City of Toronto, a side-paddle wheel steamship, reproduced through the courtesy of Canada Steamship Lines, Limited.
This steamship, built at Niagara-on-the-Lake, Upper Canada, for the Royal Mail Line sailed from Lake Ontario ports to Prescott on the St. Lawrence River.
||In the upper half of this stamp is a reproduction of the Canadian National Steamship, Prince George, built in Victoria, B.C. It was operating at the time of issue from Vancouver, B.C., to Alaska.
Canada VFNH 1951 5¢
Ships of 1851 & 1951
Scott #312, Block of 4