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Ogontz (Propeller), unshipped rudder, 23 Aug 1857


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OGONTZ Propeller, unshipped rudder off Waukegan, towed into Chicago. Property loss $597.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 28, 1858 (1857 Casualty List)



PROPELLER OGONTZ. -- The Chicago Press of yesterday says: -- The propeller OGONTZ, which left this port for Port Washington on Saturday evening, while off Waukegan on Sunday morning, broke her shoe, and after struggling to get to this port all day yesterday, anchored off Gros Point, where the propeller DUBUQUE found her this morning, and towed her in.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Wednesday, August 26, 1857


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
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Reason: unshipped rudder
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1857
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Local identifier:
McN.W.3159
Language of Item:
English
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.36363 Longitude: -87.84479
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Ogontz (Propeller), unshipped rudder, 23 Aug 1857