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George Washington (Steamboat), 14 Oct 1837


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AND YET ANOTHER.--- The GEORGE WASHINGTON is the name of a new steamboat of 500 tons burthen, to be launched at Ashtabula on the 14th. inst. The WASHINGTON will be out early the ensuing spring, and rank in the first class of floating palaces on western waters. Capt. Brown, an able and experienced seaman, will command her.
      Cleveland Daily Herald & Gazette
      Wednesday, October 11, 1837 p.2 c.3



Steamer WASHINGTON, of 380 tons. Built Ashtabula, Ohio, 1838. NOTATIONS:-- Burnt June 16, 1838 near Silver Creek, N.Y. 50 lives lost. [ also reliably referred to as GEORGE WASHINGTON.]
      Merchant Steam Vessels of the United States
      the Lytle-Holdcamper List, 1790 to 1868


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launch
Date of Original:
1837
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McN.E.4401
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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George Washington (Steamboat), 14 Oct 1837