The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Colonist (Toronto, ON), May 29, 1839


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p.3 Guard for Steamboats - On Wednesday last, eight loaded barges with produce, left our port for Montreal in tow of the Bytown steamer. The Bytown had on board a guard of twenty-five militia-men, with a sub-altern, furnished by desire of Commodore Sandom, who considered the navigation between Prescott and Kingston to be unsafe, in consequence of the disturbances at Brockville... [British Whig, May 24th]


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Newspaper
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Date of Original:
May 29, 1839
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KN.5041
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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British Colonist (Toronto, ON), May 29, 1839