The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Escanaba (Schooner), U7319, 12 Jun 1900


Description
Full Text

Isaac W. Nicholas, a pioneer shipbuilder, is dead at Cleveland, aged 85. He built the first three-masted schooner on the lakes, the ESCANABA, which is still in commission; he also built the first steel steamer, the ORONO.
      Saginaw Courier-Herald
      June 12, 1900
     
schooner ESCANABA. U. S. No. 7319. Of 414 gross tons. Built at Vermillion, Ohio by Isaac W. Nichols in 1866. Three masts. DISPOSITION -- Foundered Lake Michigan 1883.
      Herman Runge Notes
      . . . . .
     


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
mention of builder
Date of Original:
1900
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.E.5718
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Escanaba (Schooner), U7319, 12 Jun 1900