A. C. Van Raalte (Propeller), collision, 1 Sep 1871
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Propeller VAN RAALTE, and Schooner YANKEE BLADE collide at Chicago; both damaged.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
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A dispatch from Chicago says: "The propeller A.C. VAN RAALTE and schooner YANKEE BLADE came in collision in our harbor. Both vessels suffered severely. A boy on the propeller was struck on the head by a flying timber and severely injured.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Saturday, September 23, 1871
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Illinois, United States
- William R. McNeil
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