Marshall F. Butters (Propeller), U91408, 23 Nov 1883
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The stmb. MARSHALL F. BUTTERS is using an electric light for a masthead light. She is practically the first craft on the lakes which has used the electric light for that purpose. Capt. Carter says it is a big success.
Buffalo Daily Courier
November 23, 1883 3-5
Steam screw MARSHALL F. BUTTERS. U. S. No. 91408. Of 376.39 tons gross; 229.19 tons net. Built Milwaukee, Wis., 1882. Home port, Ludington, Mich. 164.0 x 30.0 x 10.0 of 275 Nominal horse-power.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
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- electric lighting
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes