The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Pickwick (Steam yacht), 12 May 1868


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A beautiful steam pleasure yacht, called PICKWICK, was launched today at the foot of Genesee St. This handsome craft is 38 ft. long, with 6 1/2 ft. breadth of beam, her engine being of 5 horse power. She will carry 20 persons comfortably. Mr. Henry Curtis, proprietor of the Niagara Boat House, north of the Erie Mills, at Black Rock Dam, will have the new vessel in charge. Pleasure and fishing parties can charter her by the day or hour. The PICKWICK will make an excursion this afternoon at 4:00.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      May 12, 1868 3-2


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launch
Date of Original:
1868
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McN.E.3358
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Pickwick (Steam yacht), 12 May 1868