The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), July 17, 1856

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p.2 The Missing Treasure of the Lexington - It is said that the steamboat Lexington, which was burned in the Sound in 1837, had $18,000 on board, which has never yet been recovered. An effort is to be made to raise the treasure, if possible. The wreck lies in 90 feet of water, and the specie is in an accessible place. John Green, the diver who went down to the Atlantic, is to operate on the wreck.

p.3 Imports - 14-16; Exports - 15.

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Rick Neilson
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), July 17, 1856