Bytown Gazette (Ottawa, ON), Jan. 20, 1842
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1842 BRITISH WHIG
(articles copied from the Whig by various other newspapers as noted, the balance from originals at Ontario Archives and from a private collection.)
(copied from the Whig by Bytown Gazette, Jan. 20, 1842)
p.2 Arrival of Governor-General - British Whig Jan'y 12th - the Wolfe Islanders placed their "far-famed Death on a pair of sleighs, and rigging that handsome boat completely as a ship, with flags at the mast head, they proceeded to Cape Vincent..." to pick up the Gov.-Gen. The crew was composed of the Wolf Island Regatta Club, which had sweeping victories last summer at the Toronto, Oswego and Kingston Regattas. The "Prince of Wales" was also fitted up at the Marine Railway for a parade through Kingston.
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes