American Union (Schooner), U307, aground, 7 May 1894
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The schooner AMERICAN UNION, without cargo, went ashore in Thomas Bay last night. A tug has been sent. The boat is owned by Capt. James Godman of Chicago.
May 8, 1894
Chicago, May 15. -- Wrecking Master Sinclair telegraphed from Alpena today that he expects the AMERICAN UNION will be launched off the reef at Thompson's Harbor tomorrow. The weather today is not favorable for wrecking operations. It is feared that the schooner will be a constructive total loss at best.
May 15, 1994
WRECKS OF THE YEAR.
Vessels Which have Passed Out of Existance During the Season 1894.
May 6. Schooner AMERICAN UNION. 543 tons. Alpena, ashore. Loss $12,000
Duluth Evening Herald
December 22, 1894
Schooner AMERICAN UNION. U. S. No. 307. Of 543.34 tons gross; 516.18 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1862. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 185.5 x 24.8 x 12.7
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1886
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- Reason: aground
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes