James E. Eagle (Propeller), U11668, 1 Nov 1859
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Launch of a Propeller.-- The new propeller James Eagle, named in honor of Mr. James Eagle of Detroit was successfully launched at Algonac on Tesday, in presence of a large number of spectators. She is owned by Captain W. B. Kean of that village, and is intended for the coasting trade. She was modeled and built by Charles Henman, and her engine and machinery set up by Thomas Craig, as engineer. She is a model of beauty and strength.
Detroit Free Press
November 10, 1859 4-2.
Steam screw JAMES E. EAGLE. U. S. No. 11668. Of 137.70 tons. Home port, Bay City, Mich.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871
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- launch, Algonac
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes