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Alvin Bronson (Schooner), U399, overboard, 1 May 1848


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DROWNED.---A hand by the name of Campbell on board the schooner ALVIN BRONSON,
of Oswego, fell from the bow of that vessel, as she was approaching our wharf yesterday morning, sunk immediately, and was drowned. We understand that he shipped on the BRONSON at Kingston, C.W. about a month since. The flags of the shipping in port and the Bethel flag were displayed at half mast yesterday, for the poor fellow.----------Toledo Blade
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Monday evening, May 29, 1848


Schooner ALVIN BRONSON. U. S. No. 399. Of 228.68 tons. Home port, Detroit, Mich.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871


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Reason: overboard
Lives: 1
Date of Original:
1848
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13865
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.66394 Longitude: -83.55521
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Alvin Bronson (Schooner), U399, overboard, 1 May 1848