The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Oswego County Whig (Oswego, NY), Wed., March 17, 1841


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TO OWNERS OF VESSELS ON THE NORTH AMERICAN LAKES. - The subscriber, having the agency, and being a joint proprietor in the right (on the above waters) of "Ericsson's Propellers," a recent important invention, by which vessels can be propelled, in the absents of favorable winds, at the rate of seven miles an hour, at a trifling expense - thus enabling vessels to make about double the trips made with canvas only. The weight of machinery necessary for a vessel of one hundred and fifty tons, including water in boiler, five and a half tons. In point of speed, certainty and economy, this improvement cannot but be received most favorably by all interested, and is confidently recommended to thir consideration. Forther particulars, inquire of J. VAN CLEVE.

Oswego, March 17, 1841 -- 12 tf.

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Advertisement
Date of Original:
Wed., March 17, 1841
Local identifier:
GLN.4824
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Richard Palmer
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Oswego County Whig (Oswego, NY), Wed., March 17, 1841