J. Barber (Propeller), U12981, 1 May 1856
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The propeller J. BARBER, built by Luther Moses, and owned by the estate of Jabez Barber, measures as follows:- length 125.86 feet, beam 26,4 feet, tonnage 263 81-95. She is intended for the Chicago lumber trade, and will be sailed by Capt. Thomas Brown. Jabez Barber, of Chicago, for whom the vessel was built, was lost on the ill-fated PACIFIC. - Cleveland Herald
Buffalo Daily Courier
May 7, 1856
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The new propeller J. BARBER, built by Luther Moses measures 125.86' x 26.4' and is of 268 tons.
Chicago Democratic Press
May 10, 1856
Steam screw J. BARBER. U. S. No. 12981. Of 302.00 gross tons. Home port, Detroit, Mich.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871
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- new vessel, Cleveland
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes