Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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Horseshoe Island
  
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1934
  
  • When the "Jessie Breck" Rolled Over: Schooner Days CXLIX (149)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 25 Jul 1934     When the "Jessie Breck" Rolled Over Schooner Days CXLIX (149) MRS. THOMAS MACKIE, young wife of the new captain of the lofty Kingston timber drogher Jessie Breck, left her father's home on Plum street in the Limestone City with a light heart on ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 25 Jul 1934   When the "Jessie Breck" Rolled Over Schooner Days CXLIX (149) MRS. THOMAS ...
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Schooner Days


"Schooner Days was a newspaper column which ran Saturdays in the Telegram for more than a quarter of a century beginning in 1931. In it, C.H.J. Snider described in vivid detail the lake shipping scene of the late nineteenth century, touching on both sail and steam, and drawing on experience gained from his own years of service aboard such sailing vessels as the ALBACORE and the famous STUART H. DUNN. Many accounts draw on the memories of a wide range of correspondents from around the Lakes.