The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Upper Canada Herald (Kingston, ON), June 6, 1832

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p.3 Emigrants continue to arrive by every Steam-boat that touches at our Port, but very few of them remain with us....When Steam-boats begin to ply on the Rideau Canal, the tide of Emigration will take a different direction.

Launch of a Schooner - A remarkably handsome schooner, of about 100 tons burthen, which was built at Massassagua Battery, was launched yesterday, in beautiful style, in the presence of an immense number of spectators. She is called the Richard Cartwright, and from her build, promises not to be excelled by any of the sailing craft on the Lake. [Chronicle]

letter to Editor inquiring about steam-boat schedules, since none are published in the paper.

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Rick Neilson
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Upper Canada Herald (Kingston, ON), June 6, 1832