The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Monticello (Propeller), 1 Jun 1851


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The propeller MONTICELLO has been taken over the portage---and was launched in the water of Lake Superior Monday week.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      June 17, 1851


THE 'SOO.' - The London, Capt. Watts, came in last evening with a full freight of the commodities of Lake Superior, copper from the Cliff Mine, &c. The new steamer Monticello, of McKnight's line, was on the ways, and the most active exertions making to launch her across the Portage to take her place along the line on Lake Superior. The London carried up 250 passengers, and considerable interest seems to be exhibited in relation to the copper mines. The Railroad across the Portage is in full operation, with all it can do. If a pleasure trip is desired, let a passage be taken on the favorite steamer London, via Mackinaw to the Sault and back. She leaves for the above places on Wednesday morning.
      Detroit Free Press
      May 13, 1851



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portaged into L. Superior
Date of Original:
1851
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McN.E.2933
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Monticello (Propeller), 1 Jun 1851