- Stanton, Samuel Ward, Attributed name
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- Illustration from Stanton, Samuel Ward, American Steam Vessels, 1895, page 215
Built 1872 at Cleveland, Ohio.
Hull, of Wood, Built by Ira Lafranier Length 211 feet; breadth of beam 39 feet 10 inches; depth of hold 12 1/2 feet.
Engine, constructed by the Globe Iron Works Diameter of cylinder 54 inches, by 40 inches stroke
Boilers, two, of iron, by Globe Iron Works Length 20 feet, diameter 54 inches.
Tonnage 1199.50 Gross 912.70 Net
A large and well built Great Lakes passenger propeller of the old style. Built for the Lake Superior trade, having a large upper saloon, commodious staterooms and good deck space for freight. Used on the route between Chicago and Duluth in the "Lake Michigan & Lake Superior Trans. Co's Line" of passenger boats.
- Smith & Stanton
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- New York
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Latitude: 48.332222 Longitude: -87.098611
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