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Decade:  1840 
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Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), May 30, 1840 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), May 30, 1840,   The trade of this Port has never, perhaps, been in a more prosperous and flourishing condition, than at the present moment. The quantity of produce on our wharves is enormous; and though many new storehouses are being erected, the want of Store Room is severely felt. The Ottawa and Rideau ...
Oswego County Whig (Oswego, NY), Wed. , Oct. 23, 1844 
TextNewspapers  Oswego County Whig (Oswego, NY), Wed. , Oct. 23, 1844,   The Gale On Friday night last, the wind shifted suddenly at about 2 a. m. blew a gale; which continued with unusual severity for about 12 hours. At 4 a. m. the steamer Oneida, Capt. Childs, was seen off our harbor in her trip up the lake - she was unable to make the port, and after an ...
Western Herald (Sandwich, ON), Wednesday, May 10, 1841 
TextNewspapers  Western Herald (Sandwich, ON), Wednesday, May 10, 1841,   THE BROTHERS Ye steamers on the River Thames, Though great your fame -- and loved your names-- And so wonderful your speed; Take down your brooms, and own at last, With deep hoarse groans, and flags half-mast, That you are outdone at last. Don't you see the dashing foam, ...
Western Herald (Sandwich, ON), Wednesday, June 1, 1842 
TextNewspapers  Western Herald (Sandwich, ON), Wednesday, June 1, 1842,   The ERIE. -- It is understood that the steamer STAR has been engaged for the purpose of recovering, if possible, the engine of the lost ERIE. The location where it sunk has been tolerably well marked out, and the prospect is, that the undertaking will prove successful. -- Buffalo ...
Western Herald (Sandwich, ON), Thursday, August 25, 1842 
TextNewspapers  Western Herald (Sandwich, ON), Thursday, August 25, 1842,   THE LEXINGTON. -- The divers have found the remains of the ill-fated steamer, and have thoroughly examined the after part of the hold. The centre was covered by a part of the bow, which had broken off near the engine and fallen over on it. The men say that there is no sand in the ship, and...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), October 26, 1843 
TextNewspapers  St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), October 26, 1843,   Important Discovery Of A New And Safe Channel In The Cedar Rapids - The Toronto steamer Adventure, Capt. Taylor, arrived in port, on Sunday last, after a passage of 3 1/2 days from Toronto, having a full cargo of flour, butter, &c.. She came through the "Marshall Channel", at the Cedar ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), August 11, 1842 
TextNewspapers  St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), August 11, 1842,   New York, Oswego And Chicago Line - The New York Sun, of Wednesday, has the following notice of this line of steamers, rightly apprehending the success which promises to reward the enterprizing proprietors, and greatly add to the public accommodation in the navigation of the lakes. New Mode...
Oswego County Whig (Oswego, NY), Sat., Nov. 27, 1841 
TextNewspapers  Oswego County Whig (Oswego, NY), Sat., Nov. 27, 1841,   Ericsson Propellers. - The new and elegant schooner Vandalia, to which is attached the above invention, built at this port the past summer by our enterprising fellow-citizens, Messrs. Bronson & Crocker, Mr. S. Doolittle and Capt. J. Van. Cleve, has just made her first trip, and has more ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), June 16, 1842 
TextNewspapers  St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), June 16, 1842,   Welland Canal Navigation - By the following comparative statement of vessels and their cargoes, which haved passed through the Welland Canal, from the opening of navigation this season, up to the 31st of May last, with those of 1841, to the same date, our readers will perceive that there has been...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), September 2, 1841 
TextNewspapers  St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), September 2, 1841,   Vessel Going Down The Falls - On Friday the 10th inst. the barque Detroit, formerly belonging to the British navy on Lake Erie, and captured by the Americans during the last war, is to be sent over Niagara Falls, furnished with a crew of live wild animals. She was condemned, last season, and is...
Travelling Correspondence 
TextNewspapers  "Travelling Correspondence," Syracuse Daily Star (Syracuse, NY), July 12, 1847  Travelling Correspondence Liverpool - River and Harbor Convention - Mud Lock - W. C. Bouck - Awful Accident - Baldwinsville - Corn - Fishing, &c. &c. Baldwinsville, June 30, 1847 After partaking of a most excellent supper, served up in the admirable style for which the Cerro Gordo Hotel at ...
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 1, 1840 
TextNewspapers  Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 1, 1840,   ... 1840 KINGSTON CHRONICLE & GAZETTE (Available on microfilm at Kingston Frontenac Public Library and at Queen's University - Stauffer Library) p.2 The Weather - ...The ice has taken on the Bay and River in front of the Town across to Long Island.... It affords us much pleasure to copy from ......
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 8, 1840 
TextNewspapers  Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 8, 1840,   p.2 Canal Tolls - in New York State. [Albany Argus] p.3 five soldiers desert and 3 drown. [Argus] ...
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 11, 1840 
TextNewspapers  Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 11, 1840,   ....3 Notice - A General Meeting of the Shareholders of the Kingston Marine Railway Company, will be holden at their office, on Monday next the 13th inst. at 9 o'clock A.M., to examine the state of accounts for the past year and declare a balance. Kingston, 11th Jan., 1840 ...
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 15, 1840 
TextNewspapers  Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 15, 1840,   p.2 Captain Drew and Lieut. M'Kormack recommended for rewards for dispersing invaders of Upper Canada. Captain Drew had been in command of Lake Erie for 8 months but complaint by Sandom R.N. had him dismissed. (almost a full column of detail). [Brighton Gazette 28th November] ...
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 18, 1840 
TextNewspapers  Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 18, 1840,   p.2 Band of sailors from Her Majesty's Dockyard help fight fire in the town. ...
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 22, 1840 
TextNewspapers  Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 22, 1840,   p.3 A sleigh load of that delicious fish, the Maskenonge, was brought to our market this week from Lake Huron. It would be quite practicable to pack up some of them in ice and straw to send to England by one of the steamers, where they would be esteemed a rich treat. [Toronto Patriot] ...
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 25, 1840 
TextNewspapers  Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Jan. 25, 1840,   ... Barrie will be held at the office of the Subscriber on Thursday the 30th inst., at 12 o'clock noon. Kingston, 24th Jan., 1840 Henry Gildersleeve. ...
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Feb. 1, 1840 
TextNewspapers  Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Feb. 1, 1840,   ... Share on the Capital Stock of the Steam Boat Commodore Barrie is declared and payable this day at the office of the subscriber. Kingston, 30th Jan., 1840 Henry Gildersleeve, Agent. ...
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Feb. 5 , 1840 
TextNewspapers  Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Feb. 5 , 1840,   p.2 Death of Commodore Chauncey at Washington on 26th ultimo. [N.Y. Comm. Advertiser] ...
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Kingston Newspaper clippings