The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), March 25, 1837

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p.2 Commerce of Chicago - In 1832 there were but four arrivals at Chicago. In 1835, there were about 250 arrivals. In 1836, there were 456 arrivals. The tonnage of the Vessels arriving in 1833, was about 700 tons. In 1836, the vessels arriving was about 57,550 tons. An increase of commerce in a ratio equal to this cannot be found in any other place in the Union. [Lake Huron Observer]

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), March 25, 1837