The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Madison (Brig), 1 May 1827


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The brig of war, MADISON, 22 guns, built at this place during the late war, and which was in several engagements on the lake, has recently been fitted up a a corvette, by Messrs. Hugman and Mallory. Her tonnage is now 350 tons; she formerly measured 700. She was towed out into the stream on Thursday last, when a salute was fired from the Madison Barracks, and her name changed to GENERAL BRADY, in honor of Brig. Gen. Brady, of the U.S. Army, and lately commander of this post who was on board at the time. She sailed on Friday morning for Niagara. ---Sacket's Harbor Advertiser, May 31.
      Cleveland Weekly Herald
      Friday, June 15, 1827 p.3 c.1


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renamed GENERAL BRADY
Date of Original:
1827
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McN.E.2656
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Madison (Brig), 1 May 1827