The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
The Lake Michigan Disaster -- Burning of the Steamer SEA BIRD


Description
Creator:
Baird, W. B., Attributed name
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Drawings
Description:
Woodcut engraving of the burning of the steamboat SEA BIRD in Lake Michigan on 9 April 1868 to accompany a story in Harper's Illustrated Weekly.
Inscriptions:
"The Lake Michigan Disaster -- Burning of the Steamer "SEA BIRD," April 9, 1868. -- Sketched by W. B. Baird. -- [See Page 269.]"
Publisher:
Harper's Illustrated Weekly
Place of Publication:
New York, NY
Date of Original:
1868
Date Of Event:
9 Apr 1868
Subject(s):
Collection:
Brendon Baillod
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 44.024422 Longitude: -86.791992
Copyright Statement:
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The Lake Michigan Disaster -- Burning of the Steamer SEA BIRD
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The Lake Michigan Disaster -- Burning of the Steamer SEA BIRD


Woodcut engraving of the burning of the steamboat SEA BIRD in Lake Michigan on 9 April 1868 to accompany a story in Harper's Illustrated Weekly.