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  • St. Joseph Saturday Herald (St. Joseph, MI), Saturday, 9 May 1896
    St. Joseph Saturday Herald (St. Joseph, MI), Saturday, 9 May 1896
    textnewspaper       The old steamer Fountain City was partially burned late Tuesday night, while moored at the coal dock at Sturgeon Bay, Wis. The steamer was being repaired and put in condition for service. The loss will amount to about $6,000. She is owned by John Leatham, of Sturgeon Bay, and B. ...
    textnewspaper     The old steamer Fountain City was partially burned late Tuesday night, while moored at the coal dock at Sturgeon Bay, Wis. The steamer was being repaired and put in condition ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 9 Jun, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 9 Jun, 1896
    textnewspaper       ... to and including 1896, with year of launch. Of Davidson's 88 major vessels...
    textnewspaper     ... to and including 1896, with year of launch. Of Davidson's 88 major vessels...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Sep 1, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Sep 1, 1896
    textnewspaper       ... prominent men in the Lake Carriers' Association of 1896. All of the big shooters...
    textnewspaper     ... prominent men in the Lake Carriers' Association of 1896. All of the big shooters...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Door County Advocate (Sturgeon Bay, WI), Sat., Jan 11, 1896
    Door County Advocate (Sturgeon Bay, WI), Sat., Jan 11, 1896
    textnewspaper       LAKE DISASTERS OF 1895A list of the total losses of lake craft of the various classes, valued at about $1,300,000 are as follows:SCHOONERSDATE NAME CASUALTY VALUEDec Adams, G. W. S'nk by ice $35,000Alzora (Br.) Wrecked 1,000Sept. 10 Ames, S. T. Wrecked ...
    textnewspaper     LAKE DISASTERS OF 1895A list of the total losses of lake craft of the various classes, valued at about $1,300,000 are as follows:SCHOONERSDATE NAME CASUALTY VALUEDec Adams, G. W. S'nk ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), May 14, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), May 14, 1896
    textnewspaper       Dean Richmond Thought to Have Been FoundDunkirk, N. Y., May 13. - Again it is believe that the wreck of the Dean Richmond, which foundered October 14, 1893, with all on board, is found. Yesterday afternoon the fishing tug Sea Bird, under Capt. Babb and Engineer Towne, and owned by ...
    textnewspaper     Dean Richmond Thought to Have Been FoundDunkirk, N. Y., May 13. - Again it is believe that the wreck of the Dean Richmond, which foundered October 14, 1893, with all ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Aug. 30, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Aug. 30, 1896
    textnewspaper       Michigan Wrecking and Salvage is trying to raise the schooner Geo. W. Adams near Colchester. She was cut by ice last October while bound for Chicago with coal. ...
    textnewspaper     Michigan Wrecking and Salvage is trying to raise the schooner Geo. W. Adams near Colchester. She was cut by ice last October while bound for Chicago with coal. ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Sep. 1, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Sep. 1, 1896
    textnewspaper       DIDN'T RAISE THE ADAMS WRECKColchester, Ont., August 31. - The attempt to raise the schooner Adams was not a success, on account of the parting of three of the heaviest chains. A twenty-mile wind raised such a sea that it was necessary to take the pontoons to the river for ...
    textnewspaper     DIDN'T RAISE THE ADAMS WRECKColchester, Ont., August 31. - The attempt to raise the schooner Adams was not a success, on account of the parting of three of the heaviest ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Sep. 1, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Sep. 1, 1896
    textnewspaper       LISTEN TO LAURIER________Is Willing to Deepen St. Lawrence Canals for Our BenefitWilfrid Laurier, the new Canadian premier, talks as though he intended to push the plan for deepening the St. Lawrence canals to twenty-one feet or more for all there is in it. He seems to be willing to more ...
    textnewspaper     LISTEN TO LAURIER________Is Willing to Deepen St. Lawrence Canals for Our BenefitWilfrid Laurier, the new Canadian premier, talks as though he intended to push the plan for deepening the St. ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Sep. 1, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Sep. 1, 1896
    textnewspaper       ... WISSAHICKON on July 10, 1896. His body was found near Fairport, Ohio and positively...
    textnewspaper     ... WISSAHICKON on July 10, 1896. His body was found near Fairport, Ohio and positively...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), January 4, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), January 4, 1896
    textnewspaper       The old sidewheeler, built at Garden Island by H. Roney, was a total loss. She apparently had no Canadian registry number, and was 144 ft. keel by 43 ft. beam by 10 ft depth of hold, and 309 tons. Calvins dismantled her over the following year.
    textnewspaper     The old sidewheeler, built at Garden Island by H. Roney, was a total loss. She apparently had no Canadian registry number, and was 144 ft. keel by 43 ft. beam ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Fri., May 29, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Fri., May 29, 1896
    textnewspaper       BADLY DISABLED_______STEAMER MERIDA "GOES THROUGH HERSELF" ON LAKE HURON_______Wednesday afternoon the steamer Merida, owned by D. Whitney, Jr., of this city, passed this port, bound up light for ore. When off Sanilac, ninety miles from here, the intermediate cylinder of her triple ...
    textnewspaper     BADLY DISABLED_______STEAMER MERIDA "GOES THROUGH HERSELF" ON LAKE HURON_______Wednesday afternoon the steamer Merida, owned by D. Whitney, Jr., of this city, passed this port, bound up light for ore. When ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), June 3, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), June 3, 1896
    textnewspaper       NEARLY $40,000_______That is the Loss by the Wrecking of the Merida's Engines_______It is figured by local experts that the sum the underwriters will have to pay because of the wrecking of the Merida's engines will be between $30,000 and $40,000. It is said that not a vestige of the ...
    textnewspaper     NEARLY $40,000_______That is the Loss by the Wrecking of the Merida's Engines_______It is figured by local experts that the sum the underwriters will have to pay because of the wrecking ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Sun., April 5, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Sun., April 5, 1896
    textnewspaper       DID SHE BURN?_______CHARRED WRECKAGE FROM THE CHICORA CAME ASHORE_______St. Joseph, Mich., April 4. - Large quantities of wreckage from the steamer Chicora were found on the beach south of here to-day. It consisted of furniture, upper works and barrels which were identified as coming from ...
    textnewspaper     DID SHE BURN?_______CHARRED WRECKAGE FROM THE CHICORA CAME ASHORE_______St. Joseph, Mich., April 4. - Large quantities of wreckage from the steamer Chicora were found on the beach south of here ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Apr 25, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Apr 25, 1896
    textnewspaper       CHICORA PROBABLY LOCATED________FIRE EXTINGUISHER BEARING "CHICORA" WASHED ASHORE________St. Joseph, Mich., April 24. - President Graham, of the GrahamMorton Transportation Co., considers that the location of the steamer Chicora is now settled. Ever since the boat foundered numerous ...
    textnewspaper     CHICORA PROBABLY LOCATED________FIRE EXTINGUISHER BEARING "CHICORA" WASHED ASHORE________St. Joseph, Mich., April 24. - President Graham, of the GrahamMorton Transportation Co., considers that the location of the steamer Chicora is now ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Jun 1, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Jun 1, 1896
    textnewspaper       CHICORA WRECKAGE_______GREAT QUANTITIES OF IT BEING WASHED ASHORE_______Laporte, Ind. May 31, - (Special.) - The high winds of the last few days have washed up great quantities of wreckage from the ill-fated Chicora at points between Michigan City and New Buffalo. The wreckage shows signs ...
    textnewspaper     CHICORA WRECKAGE_______GREAT QUANTITIES OF IT BEING WASHED ASHORE_______Laporte, Ind. May 31, - (Special.) - The high winds of the last few days have washed up great quantities of wreckage from ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Jun 5, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Jun 5, 1896
    textnewspaper       Searching For the Chicora_______St. Joseph, June 4. - The search for the steamer Chicora resumed this morning by the tugs Canford and Payne. They began dragging the lake at a point seven miles south of the harbor and will work northwest until they reach the lines made last fall by ...
    textnewspaper     Searching For the Chicora_______St. Joseph, June 4. - The search for the steamer Chicora resumed this morning by the tugs Canford and Payne. They began dragging the lake at a ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), July 4, 1896
    Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), July 4, 1896
    textnewspaper       Search for the Chicora Abandoned_______St. Joseph, Mich., July 3. - The search for the lost steamer Chicora was abandoned to-day. Six weeks ago the search started under encouraging prospects. Several thousand dollars have been expended in the search. ...
    textnewspaper     Search for the Chicora Abandoned_______St. Joseph, Mich., July 3. - The search for the lost steamer Chicora was abandoned to-day. Six weeks ago the search started under encouraging prospects. Several ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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