The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Mar 1906


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p.1 Fears Trouble - Detroit, March 24th - The measure now being considered at Ottawa, requiring all captains and mates on Canadian vessels, to be British subjects, if passed, and a similar law on this side of the line, if provoked, will result disastrously for many Canadian masters and mates as the ratio of Canadians employed on United States vessels to Americans employed on Canadian boats is ten to one.

p.2 missing

p.8 Wolfe Island News, March 24th - The steamer Wolfe Islander is now in readiness, awaiting the opening of navigation. It was thought some time ago that navigation would open early and her manager placed her crew aboard to have her in readiness, but it is thought now that she will not be out as early as last year, for on the 10th of April, 1905 she made her first trip.


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Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Date of Publication:
24 Mar 1906
Local identifier:
KN.17449c
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Donor:
Rick Neilson
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
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), 24 Mar 1906