The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Upper Canada Herald (Kingston, ON), Aug. 8, 1837

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p.2 high waters in St. Lawrence cause 2 islands to float down to Ogdensburgh. [St. Lawrence Republican]

p.3 Lake Fisheries - One establishment at the outlet of the Lake Huron, puts up about 4000 barrels in about four months of the year, comprising pickerel, white fish and trout. They average $5 per barrel - 20,000, sometimes 40 barrels a day. The salmon trout of Lake Ontario weigh frequently 25 pounds. Some lately in the Rochester market weighed 28 pounds.

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Rick Neilson
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Upper Canada Herald (Kingston, ON), Aug. 8, 1837