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Triumph (Schooner), aground, 17 Sep 1865


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The schooner TRIUMPH was wrecked, a total loss, in the storm of Saturday night, at Chicago.
      Erie Daily Dispatch
      Saturday, September 23, 1865

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LOSS OF SCHOONER TRIUMPH. -- During the gale on the evening of the 17th instant, the schooner TRIUMPH, Capt. Peterson, in attempting to enter Chicago Harbor, was driven against the North Pier and totally wrecked. The Captain and his crew narrowly escaped with their lives.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      September 23, 1865
     
NOTE: Built Twin Rivers, 1854.


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Reason: aground
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1865
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Local identifier:
McN.W.15183
Language of Item:
English
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Triumph (Schooner), aground, 17 Sep 1865