The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
La Salle (Schooner), aground, 25 Oct 1875

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Chicago, Oct. 26. -- SCHOONER WRECKED -- The schooner LASALLE went ashore at Two Rivers Point during Monday night's gale. She is one of the finest vessels on the lakes, and valued at from $40,000 to $50,000. She had a cargo of 20,000 bushels of wheat, owned and shipped by parties in Chicago. The vessel is fully insured. probably she has gone to pieces.
      Toronto daily Globe
      Thursday, October 28, 1875

      The large schooner ROUNDS, of Buffalo, called at this place last week and took on board the spars, anchors and rigging saved from the schooner LaSALLE, which was wrecked on the point north of here three years ago. -- Two Rivers Chronicle.
      Chicago Inter Ocean
      August 31, 1878

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Reason: aground
Freight: wheat
Remarks: Total loss
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  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 44.15388 Longitude: -87.56925
William R. McNeil
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La Salle (Schooner), aground, 25 Oct 1875