• Several companies made small, gas-powered outboard motors designed to work with square-stern canoes and other similar-sized craft.

Evinrude Motor

From Canoes: A Natural History in North America by Mark Neuzil and Norman Sims

  • Evinrude, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was among the most successful of the manufacturers. Among its offerings was the Lightwin, a three-horsepower model that came with a rubberized-canvas carrying bag. The version shown here was built around 1952.
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