National Geographic : 1949 Oct
435 National Geographic Photographer John E. Fletcher French Canada's "Main Street," the Mighty St. Lawrence, Curves Past Quebec Ocean ships, steaming to and from Montreal, pass below storied walls of Quebec Province's capital. The city's dock area begins at left. The river splits in the background around the haze-dimmed Iled'Orleans. Ships mostly follow the channel at top right, where smoke rises from the Lauzon shipyards.