The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Democratic Free Press (Detroit, MI), 27 May 1832


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STEAM BOAT ADVERTISMENTS
(cut of a generic sidewheeler)

The low pressure STEAM BOAT HENRY CLAY, Capt. Norton, will leave Buffalo every Monday, at half past 9 o'clock A.M. and Detroit every Thursday at 4 o'clock P.M. throughout the season, touching at the intermediate ports.

Detroit, May 10, 1832 4tf

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THE STEAM BOAT SHELDON THOMPSON, Capt. Walker,* will leave Detroit every Saturday afternoon, at 4 o'clock and Buffalo every Wednesday morning at half past 9 o'clock, through the present season. She will stop at the intermediate ports, wind and weather permitting.

Detroit, May 16, 1832 4tf

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THE STEAM BOAT ENTERPRISE, Capt. Miles,* will leave Detroit during the season, every Friday afternoon at 4 o'clock and Buffalo every Tuesday morning at half past 9 o'clock, touching at the intermediate ports.

Detroit, May 14, 1832 4tf

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THE STEAM PACKET OHIO, M. Tyler,* Master will leave Detroit for Buffalo at 4 o'clock P.M. every Tuesday and Buffalo every Saturday at 9 o'clock A.M. during the season, touching all the ports. For Passage or Freight apply to the Captain on board, or to Howard and Wadhams, foot of Randolph street.

Detroit, May 21, 1832 4tf

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THE STEAM BOAT NIAGARA, Capt. Stanard,* will leave Detroit every Wednesday at 4 o'clock P.M. and Buffalo every Sunday at 9 o'clock A.M. during the season, touching at all the intermediate ports.

Detroit, May 21, 1832 4tf

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THE STEAM BOAT SUPERIOR, Capt. Pease,* will leave Detroit every Monday at 4 o'clock P.M. and Buffalo every Friday at 9 o'clock A.M. during the season, touching at all the intermediate ports.

Detroit, May 21, 1832 4tf

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THE STEAM BOAT WILLIAM PENN, Capt. Wight,* will leave Detroit every Sunday at 4 o'clock P.M. and Buffalo every Thursday at 9 o'clock A.M. during the season, touching at all the intermediate ports.

Detroit, May 21, 1832 4tf

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ibid, further down

SEASON ARRANGEMENT - 1832
[same generic steamboat cut as above]
GEN. GRATIOT,
A. Edwards, Master,

Will run regularly, (wind and weather permitting,) to and from the following ports, viz: St. Clair, Black River, and Fort Gratiot, Monroe, Vistula and Maumee.**

The Gen. Gratiot will leave Detroit every Monday morning at 8 o'clock for St. Clair, Black River and and Fort Gratiot, where she will arrive the same evening. Returning, will leave Black River every Tuesday morning at 7 o'clock, and run up to Fort Gratiot, from which place she will start for Detroit at 8 o'clock the same morning, and not call at Black River on her way down.

Will leave Detroit every Wednesday morning at 8 o'clock, for Monroe, Vistula and Maumee, arriving at the latter place same evening. Returning, will leave Maumee at 8 o'clock Thursday morning, calling at Vustula a little before 10 o'clock - from thence to Monroe, which place she will leave for Detroit at 3 o'clock the same [Thursday] afternoon of every week.

Will leave Detroit every Friday at 2 o'clock P.M. for Monroe. Returning, will leave Monroe every Saturday morning at 8 o'clock and arrive in Detroit, in time for passengers to take the Steam Boat for Buffalo the same afternoon.

The Gen. Gratiot will be precise in starting at the hour advertised. In leaving Detroit she will always start from the wharf of Messrs. DEMING & WHITING, at which place all freight must be delivered half an hour before the time of leaving.

For freight or passage apply to the Captain on board, or to either of the following Agents.

DEMING & WHITING, Detroit
WM. BROWN, Cottreville
PORTER & POWERS, Palmer
JONATHAN BURTCH, Black River
J. HOLLISTER, & Co., Perrysburgh
JOHN E. HUNT, Maumee
Detroit, April 25, 1832 52tf

*preceding word in italics in original

**now St. Clair, southern and northern Port Huron, Monroe, eastern Toledo and Maumee


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Date of Original:
27 May 1832
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GLN.1811
Language of Item:
English
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Dave Swayze
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Democratic Free Press (Detroit, MI), 27 May 1832