Robert Fulton (Propeller), U111129, 30 Jul 1896
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The SIR WILLIAM FAIRBAIRN, the first of the Rockfeller steamers which the Detroit Dry-dock company has under contract, will be launched in about ten days. The second one which they are building, the ROBERT FULTON, is well along and will also be ready for launching in a few weeks. The work is being pushed day and night, over 1,000 men being employed.
July 30, 1896
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The steamer ROBERT FULTON of the Rockfeller Fleet, will be launched this afternoon, at Detroit.
Port Huron Daily Times
Thursday, September 10, 1896
Steam screw ROBERT FULTON. U. S. No.111129. Built Wyandotte, Mich,1896. Of 4,219 tons. 424.6 x 45.8 x 27.8.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S. 1899
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- building, Detroit
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes