HMS SATELLITE on left, USCS Steamer ACTIVE on right.
Conducting surveys in support of the Northwest Boundary Commission.
Ships at Esquimalt Harbor, near present day Victoria.
Image ID: theb3166, NOAA's Fleet Then and Now - Sailing for Science Collection
Location: Canada, Esquimalt Harbor, Vancouver Island
Photo Date: 1857
Category: Survey Ships/1834-1899 Ships/
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