The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Pushing the women overboard who were too much terrified to make the leap


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Wood engravings
Description:
Woodcut engraving of pushing some of the female passengers of the the Michigan Southern Railroad Company's steamboat NORTHERN INDIANA into the Lake as she burned off Pelee in Lake Erie on 17 July 1856
Inscriptions:
"Pushing the women overboard who were too much terrified to make the leap"
Publisher:
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper
Place of Publication:
New York
Date of Original:
2 Aug 1856
Subject(s):
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
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Pushing the women overboard who were too much terrified to make the leap
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Pushing the women overboard who were too much terrified to make the leap


Woodcut engraving of pushing some of the female passengers of the the Michigan Southern Railroad Company's steamboat NORTHERN INDIANA into the Lake as she burned off Pelee in Lake Erie on 17 July 1856