The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
R. H. Harmon (Schooner), 25 Jun 1855


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LAUNCH. -- Messrs. Quayle & Martin launched today from their ship-yard the fore & aft schooner R.H. HARMAN, built for Augustus Handy, of this city. Her dimensions are 124 feet keel; 26 feet beam; and 11 feet hold, measuring 350 tons. She is one of the best built vessels on the lake, and does credit not only to her builders, but to her owner, who is one of the most enterprising vessel owners on the line of the lakes. She will be ready to sail about the 15th of July. --- Cleveland Herald
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      June 25, 1855

     
NOTE. -- the vessel is always referred to as the R.H. HARMON, the references to HARMAN may be just a newspaper error in spelling ?


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launch, Cleveland
Date of Original:
1855
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McN.E.10875
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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R. H. Harmon (Schooner), 25 Jun 1855