Photograph depicts "Cardena", part of the Union Steamship Co. Ltd. fleet.
Side shot of starboard side of one stack steamship; masts at bow and stern end of ship; Canadian Red Ensign flying at stern end; two lifeboats on top deck; black smoke in right of image, though not from the smokestack on "Cardena" .
Photograph depicts "Catala", part of the Union Steamship Co. Ltd. fleet.
Low angle side shot of two stack steamship; masts at bow and stern end of ship; three lifeboats on top deck; "CATALA" painted on bow end of ship; photograph is badly marked, probably due to inadequate fixing after developing the photo.
Photograph depicts the Imperial Oil Limited vessel "Fuelite".
Stern end of boat shows name "FUELITE" on the hull with "IMPERIAL OIL LIMITED" written underneath; Canadian Red Ensign flying in rear half of boat; one lifeboat suspended on left side of boat, next to dock; small out building on pier in background.