American Canoe Association
The scene portrayed on this postcard is the American Canoe Association's annual encampment. The boats in the scene are primarily St. Lawrence River skiffs filled with spectators to see the canoe races.
Writing on the back of this photograph identifies the canoe sailor as Austin Metze, a member of the Knickerbocker Canoe Club.
This image was made from the original photograph used in the article “Canoeing in America” by Lee J.