The steamer KEWAUNEE, a new boat built at Kewaunee, Wis., this spring, was launched yesterday. She is owned by Ben Kuhiman, James Smith and William Keeper. These men will operate the steamer as captain, mate and engineer respectively. The hull is strongly built of first class lumber, and the machinery will be modern. The steamer is 108 feet over all, ninety feet keel and twenty-four feet beam. The hold is seven feet deep.
Milwaukee Library Scrapbook
June 1, 1900
The steamer KEWAUNEE, a new boat built at Kewaunee this spring, was launched on Thursday. She is owned by Ben Kuhlman, James Smith and William Keeper. The steamer is 108 feet over all, 90 feet keel by 24 x 7.
Port Huron Daily Times
Friday, June 1, 1900
The steam barge KEWAUNEE was launched at Kewaunee, Wis., last week. She was built by Kohler, Smith & Kuhlman, and measures 108 feet over all, 90 feet keel, 24 feet beam and 7 feet depth.
June 7, 1900
Steam screw KEWAUNEE. U. S. No. 161165. Of 143 tons gross; 98 tons net. Built Kewaunee, Wis., 1900. Home port, Milwaukee, Wis. 106.8 x 24.0 x 8.4
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1901