The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
City of Madison (Propeller), U4350, 1 May 1859


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SALE OF THE PROPELLERS. -- Pursuant to notice, says the Oswego Times of Wednesday, the following propellers were sold at noon today, and purchased by Mr. Keep, of Buffalo. The LA CROSSE brought $8,200; BURLINGTON $8,100; QUINCY $9,100; CITY OF MADISON $9,600. The property was estimated to be worth more than $100,000, and was sold for $35,000. We think the bids were confined to three individuals, and who, we are informed, were parties interested in the sale.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      June 2, 1859
     
     
Steam screw CITY OF MADISON. U. S. No. 4350. Of 487.23 tons. Home port, Chicago, Ill.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871


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vessel sale
Date of Original:
1859
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McN.E.7793
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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City of Madison (Propeller), U4350, 1 May 1859