The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Oswego Advertiser & Times (Oswego, NY), March 20, 1871


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Opening of Navigation. - After the turbulent scenes of the winter storms, it was cheering thia morning to observe the white wings of a vessel spread to the breeze, opposite the harbor, inaugurating the new season of navigation, and commercial activity.

The visitor, being the first arrival of the season, was a small craft from Sackets Harbor, loaded with shingles. She experienced considerable difficulty in making the harbor with a strong south wind and heavy current running out, and none of the tugs being yet steamed upto drop her a friendly line. But the gallant bark finally hauled up along-side the west pier at about noon.


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Date of Original:
March 20, 1871
Local identifier:
GLN.4245
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Peter Warwick
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Oswego Advertiser & Times (Oswego, NY), March 20, 1871