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Favorite (Propeller), collision, 3 Aug 1877


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A COLLISION
      A Schooner And Propeller Collide - The Former Sunk.
      Chicago, August 3. - The schooner GRACE A. SHANNON, owned by Alexander A. Graham, of Chicago, which left Buffalo with six hundred tons of coal, consigned to Mr. Hildstrong, of this city, was run into early this morning by the propeller FAVORITE, between Milwaukee and Racine. The SHANNON went down instantly. All hands, excepting a seven-year son of Mr. Graham, were saved. Loss $22,000; insurance $12,000
      Cleveland Herald
      August 4, 1877


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Reason: collision
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1877
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Local identifier:
McN.W.18342
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 42.72613 Longitude: -87.78285
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Favorite (Propeller), collision, 3 Aug 1877