The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Cyclone (Elevator), 18 May 1891


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NOTICE TO GRAIN RECEIVERS
      AND VESSEL OWNERS
      The Floating Elevator CYCLONE is now ready for business, and will be operated under the State Elevator Law. Grain cargoes will be transferred from vessel to canal boat until further notice at 3/8 of one cent per bushel. Capacity for transfer equal to any one leg elevator in the port. Grain laden vessels getting aground can be lightered off by giving notice at the office, 73 Board of Trade Building.
      Charles J. Mann, Manager.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      May 18, 1891 2-2

(note: Elevators in Buffalo were charging 7/8 cent per bushel to unload grain at this time.)


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Newspaper
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advertisement
Date of Original:
1891
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Local identifier:
McN.E.4987
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Cyclone (Elevator), 18 May 1891