The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
James Sutherland's Tea Service.


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Captain James Sutherland of the Royal Mail Line Steamboat MAGNET was given this silver tea service
Notes:
From a member of the family. The service was a gift of the officers and crew of the Magnet. The accompanying testimonial paid tribute to Sutherland's "uniformly kind and gentlemanly conduct towards [them] while under [his] command". The tea service will be in the collection of the Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology.
Illustration from Walter Lewis, "Steamboat Promotion and Changing Technology: the Careers of James Sutherland and the Magnet," Ontario History , vol. LXXVII, no. 3 (September 1985).
Date of Original:
2004
Date Of Event:
1853
Subject(s):
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.25011 Longitude: -79.84963
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James Sutherland's Tea Service.


Captain James Sutherland of the Royal Mail Line Steamboat MAGNET was given this silver tea service