The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Mackinaw (Steamboat), U90135, 8 Sep 1866

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LAUNCH. - A new steamer, designed to be used as a general freight boat, 200 tons burthen, old measurement, was launched on Saturday for the ship yard of John Stupinsky. She has been built for Ed. Kanter, Esq., who named her the MACKINAW. Her engine was originally used in the SUNBEAM, but it has been entirely remodeled and overhauled. - Detroit Free Press, 9th.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      September 12, 1866

Capt. W.R. Clinton's new steam freight boat MACKINAW, recently completed at this port, was out yesterday afternoon for the first time, on her trial trip. - Detroit Free Press, 24th.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Friday, October 26, 1866

      Paddle wheel steamer MACKINAW. U. S. No. 90135. Of 141 tons gross. Built Detroit, Mich. 1866. First home port, Detroit, Mich. Rig changed to screw in 1877. DISPOSITION:-- Burnt Oct. 28,1890 at Black River Point, Mich.. No lives lost.
      Merchant Steam Vessels of the U. S.
      Lytle-Holdcamper List, 1790 to 1868
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Mackinaw (Steamboat), U90135, 8 Sep 1866