The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Kingston Herald (Kingston, ON), June 9, 1847

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p.2 A New Era in Navigation - A few days since the new three-masted schooner New Brunswick, loaded with 18,000 bushels of wheat at Chicago, and cleared for Liverpool. She goes by way of the Welland Canal and the St. Lawrence. This is the first clearance of this kind every made from the inland waters of the great lakes for an European port, and constitutes a new era in the history of navigation. [Buffalo Com.]

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Rick Neilson
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Kingston Herald (Kingston, ON), June 9, 1847