Alpena (Steamboat), U404, 4 Dec 1866
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The new sidewheel steamer being built at Marine City for Solomon Gardner, of Detroit, was successfully launched on Monday in Belle River. She was christened the ALPENA, of Marine City. - Mil. Sentinel.
Buffalo Morning Express
December 4, 1866 3-4
Steam paddle ALPENA. U. S. No. 404. Of 653 tons. Built Marine City, Mich., 1767. First home port, Detroit, Mich. DISPOSITION:-- Lost 1880 by foundering on Lake Michigan, October 16, 1880. 60 lives lost.
Merchant Steam Vessels of the U. S. A.
The Lytle-Holdcamper List, 1790 to 1868
ADVERT. Detroit & Alpena --- Steamer ALPENA. --- Built 1866 of 657 tons. 200' overall x 28'
March 21, 1868
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- launch, Marine City
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes