The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Morgan (Bark), overboard, 1 May 1856


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MORGAN Bark, lost a man overboard on Lake Michigan.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 31, 1857 (1856 casualty List)

      . . . . .

      MAN OVERBOARD. - The Barque MORGAN came in yesterday with her flag at
half mast, in consequence of having lost a man overboard in coming out of Green Bay.
- Chicago Dem. Press
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      May 5, 1856

      . . . . .

      MAN OVERBOARD. - The barque MORGAN lost a man overboard in a gale
Wednesday morning off Milwaukee. The captain threw over two thousand feet of
lumber in trying to save the drowning sailor, but he was not seen after falling over. -
Chicago Times.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      May 5, 1856

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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: overboard
Lives: 1
Date of Original:
1856
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Local identifier:
McN.W.2357
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 45.02971 Longitude: -87.46094
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Morgan (Bark), overboard, 1 May 1856