The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Lady Washington (Yacht), U140241, 27 May 1877

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The Detroit Post gives the following account of a launch at Grand Haven:
Yesterday the LADY WASHINGTON was launched from Squier & White's shipyard. She is a fine large steam pleasure yacht, 80 by 17 and 7 feet deep. Designed for the passenger trade in and about Chicago. She is owned by Malloy & Donnelly, of that city. Senator Ferry and other prominent citizens witnessed the launch.
      Cleveland Herald
      May 28, 1877
A new pleasure steamer named LADY WASHINGTON has arrived at Chicago. She is 82 feet over all; 17½ feet beam. and 7 feet hold.
      Detroit Tribune
      Tuesday, June 12, 1877
Steam screw LADY WASHINGTON. U. S. No. 140241. Of 76.32 tons and 50 horsepower. Home port, Cheboygan, Mich.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1880-1881

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William R. McNeil
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Lady Washington (Yacht), U140241, 27 May 1877