Art Palace (Schooner), U29359, aground, 1 Aug 1869
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ART PALACE Schooner, ashore in Green Bay; got off.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1869, Capt. J.W. Hall
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SHIPWRECK AT GREEN BAY. -- During the Southeast gale on the 14th, the small schooner ART PALACE, commanded by "Commodore Peg Leg" and used as a floating bagnio (a brothel), anchored off the Cedar River, in Green Bay, but dragged until she struck upon the rock strewn shore, when she filled with water. The craft will probably prove a total loss. The captain and crew of the vessel, the latter consisting of half a dozen "model artistes," succeeded in reaching the shore and were, at last accounts, leading a gipsy life in the woods at Cedar River. (Milwakee Sentinel)
Detroit Free Press
August 20, 1869
Wooden scow-schooner of 33 tons, (US. 29539, home port Green Bay, Wisconsin
NAME: ART PALACE
OFFICIAL NO: 29359
GROSS: 33.23 (1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-81)
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HOME PORT: Manitowoc., WI (1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-81)
YEARS LISTED: 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-81.
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- Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
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Wisconsin, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes