The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Buckeye (Steamboat), 3 Jun 1848


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THE LAUNCH.--A new steamer, the BUCKEYE, built on Grand River, in this town was launched on Saturday last. A large crowd assembled to witness her as she moved majestically off her ways into the river. The BUCKEYE is owned by W.M. Foles, Esq, of this town, great credit is due him for his enterprise in building a steamboat which for style, model, and general arrangement, is pronounced by good judges, as not inferior to any boat out. Tonnage, about 250. ----- Painsville Telegraph.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Friday evening, June 9, 1848


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Newspaper
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launch, Pauinsville
Date of Original:
1848
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McN.E.1072
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Buckeye (Steamboat), 3 Jun 1848