The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
E. C. Williams (Schooner), 1 Apr 1849

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Another addition to the Lake Marine.---A fine schooner called the E.C. WILLIAMS, which has been building during the past winter at Carthage, was launched yesterday afternoon. She is owned, the American states, by Mr.Moses Rogers, and is destined for the upper lake trade. Her keel is 107 feet 6 inches in length, and she is rated as 123 tons.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Thursday, April 5, 1849 p.2

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LAUNCH OF A SCHOONER.---A new schooner, built last winter, by Mr. D. Rogers for Mr. Horsa Rogers of Carthage, will be launched at the east steamboat landing, Carthage, on Wednesday afternoon at 3 o'clock. her keel is 103 feet in length, and her tonnage 154 tons. The vessel is a crack craft, and is to bear the name of one of our citizens. ---- Roch. Adv.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      April 5, 1849

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E. C. Williams (Schooner), 1 Apr 1849