The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 1, 1851

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p.2 The Provincial Exhibition at Brockville - ...Three steamers, the Lady of the Lake, America, and William IV were solely employed in conveying folks between this and Ogdensburgh, beside the regular boats - and between this and Belleville and Kingston, two extra vessels, the Gildersleeve and Prince of Wales were largely employed. The Mail Boats, and the two Lines of American Lake Boats were also fully laden, whenever they arrived or departed. The arrival of visitors was really immense.


29th - Str. Cataract, Ogdensburgh, mixed cargo.

30th - Schr. Lord Seaton, River St. Clair, 65 pieces oak timber, Calvin & Cook.

Str. St. Lawrence, Ogdensburgh, mixed cargo.


29th - Str. Cataract, Lewiston, passengers and baggage.

Str. Northerner, Lewiston, livestock.

Str. Ontario, Ogdensburgh.

Death of Henry Gildersleeve.

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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 1, 1851