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Emily B. Maxwell (Schooner), U135536, 8 Nov 1881


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Tuesday afternoon, at Manitowoc, Wis., the new schooner built by Hanson & Scove for Captain O. B. Mullins, of Chicago, was launched. Her dimensions are as follows: Keel, 142 feet; length over all, 150 feet; beam, 29 feet 6 inches; depth of hold, 12 feet. She has three masts and is wire rigged. Her building was superintended by J. B. Hall. Channon Bros., of Chicago, furnished her fit out, which is a guarantee that everything is first class. She is named the EMILY B. MAXWELL, in honor of Captain Mullins' married daughter.
      Cleveland Herald
      Saturday, November 12, 1881



Schooner EMILY B. MAXWELL. U. S. No. 135536. Of 360 tons gross; 342 tons net. Built Manitowoc, Wis., 1881. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 149.0 x 31.0 x 11.0 Owned by Jennie Mullen
      Great Lakes Register, 1900


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launch, Manitowoc
Date of Original:
1881
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McN.E.8871
Language of Item:
English
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William R. McNeil
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Emily B. Maxwell (Schooner), U135536, 8 Nov 1881