The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Michigan


Description
Creator:
Stanton, Samuel Ward, Attributed name
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Prints
Description:
Sketch and notes on the MICHIGAN
Notes:
Illustration from Stanton, Samuel Ward, American Steam Vessels ,1895, page 41
Inscriptions:

MICHIGAN

Built 1833, at Detroit, Mich.

Hull, by F. Church, 156 feet in length, from stem to stern; 29 feet beam, 11 feet 2 inches depth of hold. 472 73/95 tons.

Two beam engines, of 80 horse power each, built by Silas Battell, of Buffalo, N.Y.

The MICHIGAN was owned by the Lake Michigan Steamboat Company, and ran mainly between Buffalo & Detroit. She also made a number of trips each season from Buffalo to Chicago and Milwaukee. The two engines of the Michigan were afterward taken out and one was placed in the R. R. ELLIOTT and the other in the CITY OF SANDUSKY, both lake steamboats.

Publisher:
Smith & Stanton
Place of Publication:
New York
Date of Original:
1895
Date Of Event:
1833
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
401
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
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Michigan


Sketch and notes on the MICHIGAN