The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Emily P. Weed (Propeller), U136129, 1900


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The steel steamer SEVONA, formerly the EMILY P. WEED, is under charter to the Anchor Line for the remainder of the present season. The SEVONA is now en route to Milwaukee from Sandusky without cargo, and will take on a full load of package freight there.
      Milwaukee Library Scrapbook
      May 26, 1900
     
     
      EMILY P. WEED.* Built June 7, 1890 Bulk Propeller -Steel
U. S. No. 136129 2362 gt -1899 nt 300' x 41' X 21'
Lengthened 72' in winter, 1904-05.
* Renamed (b) SEVONA - US - 1905
Stranded on Sand Island Reef, Apostle Islands, Lake Superior, September 2,1905; 7 lives lost.
      Frank Wheeler & Co., West Bay City Shipbuilding Master List
      Institute for Great Lakes Research
      Perrysburg, Ohio


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
now SEVONA
Date of Original:
1900
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Local identifier:
McN.E.9702
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Emily P. Weed (Propeller), U136129, 1900