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  • Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Friday, April 21, 1905
    Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Friday, April 21, 1905
    TextNewspaper       A Gastly Find. _______ Captain Mallett, of the Barge Witbeck, Wants No More Such Nerve Tests

    Captain Mallett, of the barge Witbeck, had a ghastly find when he began to unfurl his topsails last evening. The barge arrived here about 2 p.m. behind the steamer Avon, ...

    TextNewspaper     A Gastly Find. _______ Captain Mallett, of the Barge Witbeck, Wants No More Such Nerve Tests

    Captain Mallett, of the barge Witbeck, had a ghastly find when he began to ...

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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 15 Jul 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 15 Jul 1905
    TextNewspaper       The Richmond (US#11138) was worth $10,000 in 1864. ...
    TextNewspaper     The Richmond (US#11138) was worth $10,000 in 1864. ...
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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 25 Jul 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 25 Jul 1905
    TextNewspaper       "M ft. B.M." = 1,000 feet, board measure [1 board foot = equivalent to a board a foot long, a foot wide and an inch thick = 144 cubic inches] A "true" eight-foot "two by four" is 5 1/3 board feet, while a "nominal" two by four of the same ...
    TextNewspaper     "M ft. B.M." = 1,000 feet, board measure [1 board foot = equivalent to a board a foot long, a foot wide and an inch thick = 144 cubic inches] ...
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  • St. Joseph Daily Press (St. Joseph, MI), Friday, 20 Oct. 1905
    St. Joseph Daily Press (St. Joseph, MI), Friday, 20 Oct. 1905
    TextNewspaper       Schooner Goes Down Kate Lyons Founders at Holland While Trying to Make the Entrance to That Harbor. No Lives Lost. Special to the Press.

    Holland, Mich., Oct. 20: - After being in ...

    TextNewspaper     Schooner Goes Down Kate Lyons Founders at Holland While Trying to Make the Entrance to That Harbor. No Lives Lost. Special to the Press.

    Holland, ...

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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 27 Sep, 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 27 Sep, 1905
    TextNewspaper       The GEORGE W. ROBY, a wooden steam barge, was converted to a towbarge after this incident, which occurred at the mouth of the Detroit River. Surprisingly, she burned to total loss in a nearly identical incident the following year, in almost the same spot (Lime Kiln Crossing). In that incident, ...
    TextNewspaper     The GEORGE W. ROBY, a wooden steam barge, was converted to a towbarge after this incident, which occurred at the mouth of the Detroit River. Surprisingly, she burned to total ...
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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 27 Sep, 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 27 Sep, 1905
    TextNewspaper       Resorting to more primitive means, the VIGILANT, after a number of verbal warnings and even a shot across the bows, had rammed and sunk the U.S. fish tug GRACIE M. in June of the same year....
    TextNewspaper     Resorting to more primitive means, the VIGILANT, after a number of verbal warnings and even a shot across the bows, had rammed and sunk the U.S. fish tug GRACIE M. ...
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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 3 May, 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 3 May, 1905
    TextNewspaper       ... year for which there is a record, and near three times what it was in 1905...
    TextNewspaper     ... year for which there is a record, and near three times what it was in 1905...
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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Jun 9, 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Jun 9, 1905
    TextNewspaper       Anyone have any information on whether CHEQUAMEGON ever made it to California? She is not listed under this name in the 1910 Merchant Vessels....
    TextNewspaper     Anyone have any information on whether CHEQUAMEGON ever made it to California? She is not listed under this name in the 1910 Merchant Vessels....
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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), May 13, 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), May 13, 1905
    TextNewspaper       CANNON FOR HEAVING LINE _______ Goodrich Passenger Fleet Will Carry Them _______ Same Type Used by Life-Saving Stations _______ Delay in Receiving New Life-Preservers _______

    Chicago, May 12. - Chicago steamboat lines are not only supplying ...

    TextNewspaper     CANNON FOR HEAVING LINE _______ Goodrich Passenger Fleet Will Carry Them _______ Same Type Used by Life-Saving Stations _______ Delay in Receiving New Life-Preservers _______

    Chicago, May 12. - Chicago ...

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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), August 19, 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), August 19, 1905
    TextNewspaper       WON'T REDUCE LAKE LEVEL _______ COSTE'S OPINION OF DAM AT ST. MARY'S RAPIDS

    Ottawa, Ont., August 18. Louis Coste, of the international waterways commission, has returned from Sault Ste Marie, where he went in company with Mr. Mabee, K. C., of Toronto, and Mr. Clinton of ...

    TextNewspaper     WON'T REDUCE LAKE LEVEL _______ COSTE'S OPINION OF DAM AT ST. MARY'S RAPIDS

    Ottawa, Ont., August 18. Louis Coste, of the international waterways commission, has returned from Sault Ste Marie, ...

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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Aug. 19, 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Aug. 19, 1905
    TextNewspaper       SMITHS NEARLY ALL PASSED.

    All of the six Smiths but one owned by the United States and the Lyman C. Smith Transportation Cos. passed Detroit in the twenty-four hours between 3 o'clock Thursday afternoon and the same hour Friday. In the down passage were the Monroe C. , the Hurlburt ...

    TextNewspaper     SMITHS NEARLY ALL PASSED.

    All of the six Smiths but one owned by the United States and the Lyman C. Smith Transportation Cos. passed Detroit in the twenty-four hours between ...

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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 30 May, 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 30 May, 1905
    TextNewspaper       NO TRUCKING _______

    Kingston, May 29. - Capt. Crawford, commander of the ferry Fawcett, owned by the city council of Wolfe Island, is now engaged in a life and death struggle for the dignity of his profession. Capt. Crawford allowed that it is beneath his station as a ...

    TextNewspaper     NO TRUCKING _______

    Kingston, May 29. - Capt. Crawford, commander of the ferry Fawcett, owned by the city council of Wolfe Island, is now engaged in a life and death ...

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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Thur., May 18, 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Thur., May 18, 1905
    TextNewspaper       The THOMAS W. PALMER (US#145513) was of composite hull construction, was 281 feet and 2134gt. She was built at Detroit Dry Dock in 1889. The steel-hulled Pittsburger HARVARD (US#96507) was built at Detroit Shipbuilding in 1900 and lasted until scrapped in 1960. She was 416 ft. and 5054gt....
    TextNewspaper     The THOMAS W. PALMER (US#145513) was of composite hull construction, was 281 feet and 2134gt. She was built at Detroit Dry Dock in 1889. The steel-hulled Pittsburger HARVARD (US#96507) was ...
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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Sat., May 27, 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Sat., May 27, 1905
    TextNewspaper       The FORBES burned from an exploding engine room lantern on St. Clair Flats, May 21, 1902. Fort William is now part of the Canadian port of Thunder Bay, Ont., in far western Lake Superior. ...
    TextNewspaper     The FORBES burned from an exploding engine room lantern on St. Clair Flats, May 21, 1902. Fort William is now part of the Canadian port of Thunder Bay, Ont., in ...
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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Aug 24, 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Aug 24, 1905
    TextNewspaper       The canal idea persisted and I believe I can remember it being mentioned as late as the 1960's, despite the distance (about 40 miles), the elevation variation (at least 200 feet) and the fall (23 feet)....
    TextNewspaper     The canal idea persisted and I believe I can remember it being mentioned as late as the 1960's, despite the distance (about 40 miles), the elevation variation (at least 200 ...
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  • Bulletin (Collingwood, ON), June 22, 1905
    Bulletin (Collingwood, ON), June 22, 1905
    TextNewspaper       ...Collingwood, June 22, 1905. - Four Men Meet a Horrible Death - James...
    TextNewspaper     ...Collingwood, June 22, 1905. - Four Men Meet a Horrible Death - James...
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  • Sault Evening News (Sault Sainte Marie, MI), 3 Nov 1905
    Sault Evening News (Sault Sainte Marie, MI), 3 Nov 1905
    TextNewspaper       Belonged to Kaliyuga Bodies of two of its crew found yesterday That of Cook Charles Laflamme Washed ashore at Southampton- The other at Port Elgin

    Port Elgin Ont. Nov. 3.- The body of a man evidently from the steamer Kaliyuga, was found on the breakwater here yesterday. ...

    TextNewspaper     Belonged to Kaliyuga Bodies of two of its crew found yesterday That of Cook Charles Laflamme Washed ashore at Southampton- The other at Port Elgin

    Port Elgin Ont. Nov. 3.- ...

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  • Evening News (Benton Harbor, MI), 1 Nov. 1905
    Evening News (Benton Harbor, MI), 1 Nov. 1905
    TextNewspaper       Storm on Lakes Superior's seas are running high today No Serious Accident Reported So Far Feared that lumber barges may go on rocks Steamer Tionesta went aground at Six Mile Point during heavy snow squall on Hay Lake today but was released

    Boats coming in ...

    TextNewspaper     Storm on Lakes Superior's seas are running high today No Serious Accident Reported So Far Feared that lumber barges may go on rocks Steamer Tionesta went aground at Six Mile ...
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  • Door County Advocate (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 2 December 1905, page 1
    Door County Advocate (Sturgeon Bay, WI), 2 December 1905, page 1
    TextNewspaper       Column 1 ...
    TextNewspaper     Column 1 ...
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  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Nov. 9, 1905
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Nov. 9, 1905
    TextNewspaper       A TIMELY RESCUE _______ THREE EXHAUSTED SAILORS TAKEN FROM SCHR. ABBIE _______ MANISTEE LIFESAVERS ARRIVED ON SPECIAL TRAIN _______ One Man Swam Ashore Through the Icy Seas _______

    Manistee, November 8. - Early this morning the little ...

    TextNewspaper     A TIMELY RESCUE _______ THREE EXHAUSTED SAILORS TAKEN FROM SCHR. ABBIE _______ MANISTEE LIFESAVERS ARRIVED ON SPECIAL TRAIN _______ One Man Swam Ashore Through the Icy Seas _______

    Manistee, November ...

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