Atikokan, Steep Rock Iron Mines, Caland Ore, and Sapawe, Ontario : Mostly Photographs.

Revised January 18, 2024.

Welcome to Atikokan's History Website!

We welcome more photos —

Atikokan 2020 'Come Home' Reunion: Photos! Photos! Photos! Added July xx, 2022
Atikokan Records: Cemetery & census listings – a 1920's photo album – memoirs of Atikokan in 1938 – postcards – vintage news stories – businesses from pioneer days to 2015. Last revised Oct. 9, 2023 Atikokan People: Photographs from the 1940's to the early 2000's, mostly labelled with dates. School class & student photos are in the Schools section. Last revised Dec. 25, 2022 Atikokan Buildings: Photographs, some with people, from about 1900 to the early 2000s. Lots of news clippings too. Last revised Dec. 4, 2022 Atikokan Schools: Students, events, sports, & classes with a direct link to each year. Also school­board history & teacher bios. Last revised Jan. 18, 2024 Atikokan Sports: Baseball, football, & hockey, but school sports photos are in the Schools section. Last revised Nov. 27, 2022 The Mines: Steep Rock, Caland, The Steep Rock Echo. Photographs from the 1940's to the late 1970's. Last revised Dec. 23, 2022 Sapawe: Photographs from the 1920's to mid-1950's. Last revised June 14, 2020

Other Atikokan photos are on the Dobie genealogy website.

View dynamic maps of
the Atikokan area using:
Map­quest or
Google Maps
Visit the Official
Town of Atiko­kan Website:
As of June 18, 2019
Surnames: "Etanda", McKay, Rigby, Stevens.
See detailed list.

Fight Cancer & Covid-19
With Your Home Computer!

Please join me! I'm a volunteer with World Community Grid, a philanthropic program of IBM. I'm helping scientists learn more about how to fight cancer, COVID-19, tuberculosis, and more. Whenever my computer is idle, it automatically does scientific calculations on behalf of researchers throughout the world.

Please click/tap this link to learn more about World Community Grid!

Do you view this website often?
Hit the "Reload" button on your browser to make sure you see the latest updates.
Items updated in 2023 are marked 2023; those updated in 2024 are marked 2024.

See the group Atikokan Memories on Facebook.

Do you have photos of people and places in the Atikokan area?
We need them for this website.

See Charlie Dobie's other websites:
Royal Canadian Navy | Dobie Family genealogy | Photos on Flickr | Virginiatown & Kearns, Ontario | Ontario Local Histories |

Website format is © Copyright 1999- by Charles Dobie.
All photographs are © Copyright by their contributors.

This website is hosted by