The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Aug. 3, 1839


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GOVERNMENT CONTRACT

Steam Boat Transport on Lake Ontario, Bay of Quinte, and River St. Lawrence

to Dickinson's Landing, for the year 1840.

Notice is hereby given, that Sealed Tenders will be received at this Office until noon on Tuesday the 1st day of October next,

for the following Contracts, namely:

1st - For the Transport of Troops, Baggage and Government Stores, from and to various Stations on Lake Ontario, and River St. Lawrence during the season of navigation of 1840.

2nd - For the Transport of ditto ditto from and to various Stations on the Bay of Quinte, during ditto.

3rd - Also, For the Hire of Steam Vessels when exclusively required for the service of the Government, during ditto.

Forms of Tender may be obtained, and the conditions of the Contracts made known, on application at the Commissariat Office, Kingston.

The names of two persons to be given in the Tender, who may be willing to enter into Bonds with the Contractor for the due performance of the agreement.

Commissariat, Kingston, 3rd August, 1839.


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Newspaper
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Date of Original:
Aug. 3, 1839
Local identifier:
KN.1583
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Rick Neilson
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Aug. 3, 1839