• This 16-foot “Comfort Craft” courting canoe was built by the Peterborough Canoe Company in 1904. Also known as the “Girling Canoe,” it came equipped with lockers under the side decks for a phonograph and records. The front seat faced the stern of the canoe.

"Girling Canoe"

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

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  • Regional Studies
  • Cultural Studies
  • History
  • Literature
  • Native American Studies
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  • 1904
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