The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), March 29, 1860 
TextNewspapers    The ship carpenters and caulkers of Buffalo are on strike, the object of which is to force employers to pay cash instead of orders. ...
Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Tuesday, April 10, 1860 
TextNewspapers    ... List of Vessels Laid up at Oswego. The following is a list of the vessels laid up at this port for the winter of 1858-1860. We have separated the grain vessels trading between this port and the Upper Lakes, from those which are usually employed in our Canadian trade, showing the capacity of the ......
Oswego Daily Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Friday, April 13, 1860 
TextNewspapers    The Launch Yesterday. - A large concourse of our citizens assembled yesterday afternoon, in the vicinity of the ship yard of George Goble to witness the launch of the new vessel then on the stocks. Everything being in readiness, the vessel, gaily decorated with flags, the word was given, and...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Friday, April 13, 1860 
TextNewspapers    Marine Railway. - Mr. George Goble has leased the marine railway and shipyard at the foot of West First and Second streets for a term of five years, and we are happy to see is doing an active business this Spring. The railway is in first-rate condition, and Mr. Goble is prepared to execute ...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Friday, April 13, 1860 
TextNewspapers    The Launch. - The weather came off auspiciously yesterday for the launch of the new vessel just completed by Mr. George Goble, at the foot of West Fourth street. The wind was light at the time, and off the land, so that the Lake was very calm. Expecting, therefore, that the launch would come...
Oswego Daily Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), May 3, 1860 
TextNewspapers    Vessel Building and Repairing. - We should have sooner noticed the transfer of the Marine Railway Ship Yard, to the possession of Mr. George Goble. There is no yard possessing superior advantaged to this, and we are glad that Mr. Goble is the possessor, for his long experience and untiring ...
Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Tues., May 22, 1860 
TextNewspapers    Riot On Board A Schooner - Last evening quite an excitement was caused upon the dock by a difficulty which took place among the crew of the schooner W.S. Nelson, the circumstances of which are as follows: A sailor was shipped by Capt. Parker, Shipping Agent, and after signing articles, ...
Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Friday, July 27,  1860 
TextNewspapers    Destructive Conflagration! The Screw Steamer Prairie State Partially Burned! At about 8 1/2 o'clock last evening, a fire was discovered in the hold of the Northern Transportation Company's steamer Prairie State, Capt. Williams, which was lying at their dock fully freighted and bound for ...
Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Sat., July 28, 1860 
TextNewspapers    The Propeller Prairie State which was partially burned night before last, has been raised, and is now unloading. At this rate she will resume her place in the line, as good as new, in a very few days. We regret to learn that Messrs. E. Skinner & Son, of this city, are among the losers, by ...
Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Aug. 4, 1860 
TextNewspapers    Northern Transportation Company Oswego, N.Y., Aug. 3 '60 ) Albert F. Smith, Esq., Chief Engineer, Oswego Fire Department, Oswego, N.Y. Dear Sir, - Enclosed, please find a check of One Hundred ($100,) which amount I beg to present, on behalf of this company, to the several...
Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Aug. 10, 1860 
TextNewspapers    The Old School House By The Poet Vocalist Near an old oak tree by a sparkling rill Stands the old school house at the foot of the hill; It's storm beaten walls, now rotted by age, Speaks a volume of words for history's page, It's small gothic windows, it's old oaken door Hath ...
Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Aug. 20, 1860 
TextNewspapers    Lake Craft On The Atlantic. - The Detroit Tribune publishes a list of the vessels which have been diverted from the lake trade to that on the ocean, within three years past. There are ten barques, five brigs, forty-one schooners, one propeller and eight tugs. The total tonnage of all, except...
Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Wed., Aug. 22, 1860 
TextNewspapers    Collision Of The Steamer Niagara And An Unknown Schooner. - last evening the steamer Niagara, on her way down from Rochester to this port, when about eight or ten miles from Oswego, came in violent collision with an unknown vessel. May of the passengers, not intending to land at this point,...
Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Friday, Aug. 24, 1860 
TextNewspapers    ... The Steamer Niagara - Her Late Collision. - At a meeting of the passengers on board the steamer Niagara held on the boat, on the twenty-second day of August, 1860, on motion of Mr. J.L. Eldridge, of Wisconsin, Mr. Henry Hartzog was called to the chair, and Thomas W., Berry, Esq., was appointed ......
Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Mon., Aug. 27, 1860 
TextNewspapers    The Ship Carpenters On A Strike. - The ship carpenters of this city are on strike. - They have hitherto been receiving $1.50 per day, but now demand $1.75; They turned out this morning three hundred strong and made quite an imposing procession through the streets. They then repaired to the ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), Aug. 30, 1860 
TextNewspapers    The ship carpenters of Oswego are on a "strike" for an advance of wages. They were getting $1.50 a day, and demand $1.75. ...
Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Mon., Sept. 3, 1860 
TextNewspapers    The Prairie State. - The propeller Prairie State, belonging to the Northern Transportation company, which caught fire while lying at the dock in this city, some weeks since and was badly damaged, arrived here on Saturday last from Cleveland, having been thoroughly repaired and re-fitted. On...
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), November 28, 1860, page 3 
TextNewspapers  Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), November 28, 1860, page 3page 3  The schr. MARY is ashore on Timber Island, Lake Ontario. ...
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), November 28, 1860, page 3 
TextNewspapers  Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), November 28, 1860, page 3page 3  The schr. CAPE HORN with a cargo of 12,000 bushels of wheat from Milwaukee for Oswego, is ashore on Lake Ontario. ...
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), November 28, 1860, page 3 
TextNewspapers  Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), November 28, 1860, page 3page 3  Oswego, Nov. 27 - The bark CLEVELAND, and a bark supposed to be the CLAYTON, are ashore at the head of Long Island. The schr. NONPAREIL is at Sacket Harbor with her rails gone. The bark FONTANELLE is ashore at the crossing place, Fox Island. The schr. WILD ROVER is ashore at South Bay, Point...

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A. E. Marsilliot (Schooner) (2) Albion (Schooner) (2) Alexander (Schooner) (2) Alma (Schooner) (3) Andes (Brig) (2) Antelope (Schooner) (2) Arctic (Schooner) (3) Arcturus (Schooner) (2) Ariel (Steamboat) (2) Arrow (Steamboat) (2) Augusta (schooner) (5) Barges (10) Barks (53) Bay State (Schooner) (2) Belle (Brig) (2) Belle Walbridge (Schooner) (2) Brigs (52) Brothers (Schooner) (2) C. C. Trowbridge (Schooner) (2) Caledonia (Schooner) (4) Canal boats (17) Carlton (Schooner) (2) Caroline (Brig) (2) Challenge (Schooner) (2) City of Buffalo (steamboat) (2) City of Cleveland (steamboat) (3) City of Madison (Propeller) (2) Clarion (Brig) (2) Cleveland (Bark) (3) Cleveland (Propeller) (3) Coaster (Propeller) (2) Colerain (Schooner) (3) Columbia (Steamboat) (5) Comet (Propeller) (2) Comet (Schooner) (5) Comet (Steamboat) (2) Conquest (Schooner) (2) Convoy (Schooner) (2) Curlew (Schooner) (2) Curtis Mann (Schooner) (3) Cutters (2) D. L. Couch (Schooner) (2) Die Vernon (Schooner) (2) Dispatch (Steamboat) (2) Dispatch (Tug) (4) Diving (2) Edith (Schooner) (2) Explosions (5) F. T. Barney (Schooner) (2) Fairwind (Schooner) (2) Fanny B. Gardner (Brig) (5) Flora (Schooner) (2) Fontanelle (Bark) (2) Forest City (Schooner) (3) Galena (Propeller) (2) Game Cock (Schooner) (3) Gem (Schooner) (4) General Taylor (Propeller) (3) General Winfield Scott (Schooner) (2) George D. Dousman (Schooner) (2) George W. Holt (Schooner) (2) Gerritt Smith (Schooner) (3) Globe (Propeller) (6) H. Rand (Schooner) (2) Harriet Ross (Schooner) (2) Hungarian (Bark) (2) Huntress (Schooner) (2) Iowa (Propeller) (2) Iron City (Propeller) (3) J. F. Tracy (Schooner) (2) J. F. Warner (Schooner) (2) J. H. Harmon (Brig) (2) J. Harbridge (Schooner) (2) James Navagh (Schooner) (2) John H. Harmon (Brig) (2) John Sweeney (Bark) (2) John Thursby (Schooner) (2) Kenosha (Propeller) (2) Kenosha (Schooner) (2) M. B. Spaulding (Propeller) (3) Mary (Schooner) (3) Mary Williams (Schooner) (3) Milwaukee Belle (Schooner) (3) Niagara (Steamboat) (3) North Star (Schooner) (3) Propellers (106) Rebecca (Schooner) (3) Reindeer (Tug) (3) S. B. Pomeroy (Schooner) (3) S. H. Lathrop (Schooner) (3) S. J. Holley (Schooner) (3) Schooners (509) Scows (7) Shipwrecks (3) Steamboats (79) Torrent (Schooner) (3) Tugs (18) W. S. Nelson (Schooner) (3) Wabash Valley (Propeller) (3) Yorktown (Schooner) (3)
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