The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Minnesota (Steamboat), aground, 27 Sep 1861


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MINNESOTA Steamer, cargo corn, broke her arches in a gale on Lake Michigan, was run ashore at Summer Island, entrance to Green Bay.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 22, 1862 Casualty List, 1861

      . . . . .

MINNESOTA Steamer of 749 tons, built Maunee, Ohio 1851, first home port,
Buffalo. Stranded Green Bay Sept. 27, 1861. a total loss.
      Merchant Steam Vessels of the U.S.A.
      1790 - 1868, Lytle - Holdcamper List




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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $18,000
Cargo: $6,000
Freight: corn
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1861
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.4654
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.56332 Longitude: -86.63652
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Minnesota (Steamboat), aground, 27 Sep 1861