The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), March 18, 1864

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p.2 The Prescott Telegraph says that the ferry steamboat Gleaner took her place on the ferry few days ago, thoroughly prepared to attend to her share of the freight and passenger trade between Prescot and Ogdensburgh.

New Floating Elevator - The Oswego Palladium speaks of a model of a new patent floating elevator now on exhibition there in the following terms:- "This elevator is admitted by all who have examined it to be the most complete Floating Elevator ever constructed, inasmuch as it is an Elevator and Storehouse combined, affording facilities either for storing grain or freight within itself, or transferring from one vessel to another, or into cars, as may be required, thereby affording facilities for the handling of grain or freight that no other Floating Elevator can claim."

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Rick Neilson
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), March 18, 1864