The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
America (Schooner), 1 Jan 1863


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At Jones' shipyard one hundred and fifty men are employed. There the steamer WESTERN METROPOLIS, formerly one of the floating palaces of the lakes, is being changed into a bark. Besides the METROPOLIS Mr. Jones is rebuilding the schooner RAINBOW, for G.B. Simpson, of Detroit; repairing the brig EMPIRE STATE, for Morse & Perrine, by adding new decks, keelson, monkey-rails and rebuilding cabins; repairing the schooner FREMONT, for Nims & Gibson, by adding new decks and repairing cabins; and repairing the schooner AMERICA for Capt. Hausser.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Thursday, January 22, 1863

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repairing
Date of Original:
1863
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Local identifier:
McN.E.769
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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America (Schooner), 1 Jan 1863