The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 22, 1889

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The schr. Prussia is loading square timber for Garden Island.

The steamer Islander went to Cape Vincent this morning.

The schrs. A.M. Foster and C. Gearing are loading coal at Oswego for this port.

The schrs. H. Dudley, Eliza Fisher and C. Gearing have arrived at Oswego with railroad ties from Kingston.

The str. St. Lawrence has been chartered to carry members of the Salvation Army corps from Trenton, Belleville, Picton and Bath to this city on the Queen's birthday.

The steamer Annie Laurie is wanted on three different routes - from Sackett's Harbor to Henderson Harbor and Stony Island; from Alexandria Bay to Kingston; and from Clayton to Gananoque. Col. Hance has accepted none of the propositions.

There are 14 men engaged in deepening the harbour under the superintendence of Capt. Paul. The work is progressing well and sections of stone weighing about 2 1/2 tons have been lifted from the bottom of the lake and carried away.

p.3 A Floating Mission - Capt. Henry Bundy and His Work On the Great Lakes.

p.5 Lake Freight Rates - at Chicago.

May 23, 1889


May 24, 1889

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 22, 1889