The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
B. W. Jenness (Propeller), 19 Jul 1867


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The new prop. B.W. JENNESS was launched yesterday from the shipyard of Messrs. J.M. Jones & Co. She is of about 400 tons burthen, and is intended for the lumber trade between the lake shore and Cleveland. She is a good craft, put together in the fine style for which Messrs. Stafford, Hayward & Jenness, who have lumbering establishments at Lexington, Sand Beach and Port Hope, and a lumber yard at Cleveland. They are worthy and enterprising gentlemen, and Mr. Jenness, in whose honor the new craft is named, was once a member of Congress from one of the New Rngland States. We have too few men in Congress from the sterling business class of which he is a representative. That is what ails us.
      Detroit Post
      July 19, 1867



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new vessel Detroit
Date of Original:
1867
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McN.E.2448
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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B. W. Jenness (Propeller), 19 Jul 1867