In conformity with the practice of the Minnesota Steamship Co. of Cleveland, which provides names for its vessels beginning with M and ending with A, the name of the large steel steamer PENNSYLVANIA, purchased from A. B. Wolvin and others while under construction last winter, but after she had been named, will be changed to MATAAFA.
December 14, 1899
Steam screw MATAFFA.* U. S. No. 150810. Of 4,840 tons gross; 3,604 tons net. Built Lorain, Ohio, 1899. Home port, Duluth, Minn. 429.6 x 50.0 x 25.0 Crew of 24. Of 1,400 indicated horsepower. Sreel built.
Formerly steam screw PENNSYLVANIA
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1903
Steam screw PENNSYLVANIA. U.S. No. 150810. Of 4,840 tons gross; 3,604 tons net. Built at Lorain, Ohio., in 1899. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 429.6 x 50.0 x 25.0
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1899.