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Decade:  1900 
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Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), May 3, 1907 
TextNewspapers  Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), May 3, 1907,   Death of Brower Morgan. _______ A Veteran Ship Carpenter Passes Away. Brower W. Morgan, a well known resident of this city, died at an early hour this morning at his home, 168 West Seneca St. He was 83 years old and for eighty one years had lived continuously in this city. Up to a year or...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 10 Aug 1900 
TextNewspapers  Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 10 Aug 1900,   *DAVID DOWS - 5-mast schr built by Bailey Bros, Toledo, 1881. She was 265 ft., 1481 gt. Lost 11/25/1889 off Whiting, Ind, 10 mi SSE of Chicago. The larger lakes "schooners" mentioned were actually schooner-barges. An example: CHATTANOOGA, built 1898 by Jas. Davidson, W. Bay City, in 1898....
Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), December 16, 1902 
TextNewspapers  Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), December 16, 1902,   Rochester , Dec. 16. - The crew of the schooner JOHN R. NOYES of Cleveland , five in all, was rescued by Capt. Gray and his crew of surfmen and landed safely at Lakeside. It was one of the most gallant struggles with wind and waves ever fought on the Great Lakes. The schooner had been ...
Welland Tribune (Welland, ON), January 16, 1903, page 2 
TextNewspapers  Welland Tribune (Welland, ON), January 16, 1903, page 2, page 2  Senator McCallum Dead Was Several Times Member Of The House Of Commons Dunnville, Ont., Jan. 13 - Senator McCallum died at his home, Stromness, this morning. Hon. Lachlan McCallum was of Scottish birth, having been born in the Island of Three , Argyllshire, March 15, 823. When nineteen ...
Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), Tuesday, May 5, 1903 
TextNewspapers  Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), Tuesday, May 5, 1903,   After throwing most of its cargo of coal overboard, the schooner RUBEN DOUD, which was ashore at Devil's Nose, near Charlotte, was released by tugs and towed to Charlotte where she sank decks to. The cargo was insured but the boat is not. ...
Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), October 28, 1908 
TextNewspapers  Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), October 28, 1908,   Kingston, Ont., Oct. 28. -- The steam barge FRED MERCUR, loaded with coal, from Oswego, has gone ashore near Cape Vincent in a fog. She belongs to the Hall Company of new York. The steamer CITY OF NEW YORK, is ashore near Hallidays Point, eight miles down the river, on her way to Kingston....
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Jan 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Jan 1900,   ... 1900 BRITISH WHIG (available on microfilm at Kingston-Frontenac Public Library, and at Queen's University - Stauffer Library) Jan. 2, 1900 p.5 A Successful Launch - On Friday afternoon last, a new crib for the locomotive works was launched at the side of the main wharf without damage to the ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Jan 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Jan 1900,   ... p.2 Incidents of the Day - The harbor is quite clear of ice today, although there is a mass around the islands. The steamer Pierrepont was able to go to Cape Vincent, leaving at half-past eleven this morning. Jan. 9, 1900 p.2 Incidents of the Day - Another beautiful sheet of ice formed in the ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Jan 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Jan 1900,   .... Jan. 16, 1900 p.6 Sent Down A Big Pump - The Calvin company on Saturday last shipped to Newfoundland for use of the Collins Bay wrecking company, at present attempting to raise the wrecked steamship Scottish King, a large steam pump. The company expected to have the Scottish King raised by December 5...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Jan 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Jan 1900,   ... the steamer there for Cape Vincent. There were a fair number of passengers from the Cape this afternoon. Jan. 19, 1900 p.2 Does It Refer To Steamers? - A prominent alderman made the statement this morning that when ice formed in the harbor, a steamer according to bylaw No. 490 respecting the harbor, passed...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Jan 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Jan 1900,   ... p.6 Incidents of the Day - The steamer Pierrepont made two trips to Garden Island today. There is no ice yet in the American channel, and row boats are used with which to get across to the Cape. Jan. 23, 1900 p.2 Gambling Is Their Bane - James Potter, the sailors' missionary, says gambling is ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Jan 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Jan 1900,   ... p.2 To Be Smelted At Belleville - The Belleville rolling mills company has chartered Capt. Chapman's tug, the Ferris. They will utilize her next season in hauling barges laden with iron ore down the Rideau to Kingston..... Jan. 30, 1900 p.2 Davis & Sons, shipbuilders, have at present ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Feb 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Feb 1900,   ... p.1 NOTICE - The Annual Meeting of the shareholders of the Calvin Company, Limited, will be held at the office of the company on Garden Island, on Tuesday, 13th February, 1900, at 1 o'clock p.m. Anthony Malone, Secretary. p.5 Two Minutes Before Time - A suit against the R. & O. ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Feb 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Feb 1900,   ... p.1 Steamer Turret Age Libelled - Halifax, Feb. 5th - for $50,000 for sinking the steamer Lloyd S. Porter in the St. Lawrence last fall. Feb. 6, 1900 p.5 Capt. Thomas Donnelly is at present at Detroit where a suit is in progress between the owners of the barge Morley and the owners of the car ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Feb 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Feb 1900,   .... Feb. 9, 1900 p.2 Personal Mention - Architect Noble of the public works department, arrived in the city last night to resume work on the lighthouse on Snake Island shoal. Feb. 10, 1900 p.2 Personal Mention - Breden Orr, keeper of the Snake Island lighthouse, was in the city today and drove W...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Feb 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Feb 1900,   ... p.6 Incidents of the Day - Lieut.-Col. W.P. Anderson, Ottawa, chief engineer and general superintendent of lighthouses, is in the city for the purpose of overseeing the commencement of work on the new Snake Island lighthouse. Feb. 13, 1900 p.2 Yesterday's Ice Yacht Race - first of 3 for Calvin ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Feb 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Feb 1900,   ... in the level of the water in Lake Huron. Incidents of the Day - Government engineer Kirby, Ottawa, was in the city yesterday, inspecting the Portsmouth pier. Feb. 17, 1900 p.2 Fine Cut Of A Kingston Yacht - In the last issue of the Rudder, a New York yachting periodical, appears a fine photograph...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Feb 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Feb 1900,   ...; the Cape Vincent ice yachtsmen refused to race in the light wind. Feb. 20, 1900 p.1 International Yacht Race - ice yachts finished in this order: 1 - Jack Frost, J.B. Carruthers; 2 - Whistlewing, W. Kent; 3 - Snow Cloud, H.S. Folger. p.5 Our Washington Letter - enormous trade on the Great Lakes; figures...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Feb 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Feb 1900,   .... The delegation also asked that the government widen the ship canal above the locks and enlarge it otherwise.... Feb. 22, 1900 p.2 An Unfortunate Ending - To the International Ice Yacht Races - for Walker international challenge cup. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Feb 1900 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Feb 1900,   ... the contract is being put together and will be shipped on March 5th. It will be completed at its destination. The steam yacht for the Montreal yacht club has not been started, but will be shortly. On Saturday half of the ship carpenters will be released, as their work is getting light. Feb. 24, 1900 p.1...
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Kingston Newspaper clippings