The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 Jan 1903


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p.7

A LAKE SAILOR

Capt. Hiram Henderson Tired Of Game.

[Oswego, N.Y., Palladium]

master of the schooner Ishpeming, 74 years of age; borne at Pulaski in 1828; ran away from home at age of 10 and shipped on canal boat to New York, was on ocean for a year, then came to Oswego and shipped on lakes; left Oswego twenty-five years ago to live in Cleveland.

"Capt. Henderson's first charge was a canal-boat converted into a small schooner and he carried sand between this port and Henderson Harbor. Among the boats of which he was master were the Typo, C.H. Johnson, Delaware, Francis Pond and Kate Winslow."

(almost a full column)


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Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Date of Publication:
3 Jan 1903
Local identifier:
KN.
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 Jan 1903