The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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Year:  1864  Item type(s):  Clippings   Sort by:  Oldest date (to newest)
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Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), March 17, 1864 
TextNewspapers    NAVIGATION OPEN AT OSWEGO. --The tug J. H. BLOORE was steamed up this afternoon and plying around the harbor. --- Oswego Times, 14th. ...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), March 28, 1864 
TextNewspapers    Our Harbor. - Things look very lively to-day in our harbor, and appearances indicate an early resumption of business. A number of vessels are being thoroughly overhauled and painted, preparatory to spreading their wings for a journey towards the setting sun. The fact that vessel property is...
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), April 1, 1864 
TextNewspapers    TO MARINERS. -- The lighthouse on the wharf at Port Hope will hereafter show a white light, as we learn from a harbor masters notice from that harbor. Our sailors, some of whom are now getting ready to leave this port, will be on the look-out, and remember the white light. --- Oswego Times...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Tues.,  March 29, 1864 
TextNewspapers    Launch. - At 5 o'clock yesterday afternoon, there was launched from the yard of Mr. Samuel Miller, a fine new vessel called the Opeechee. She is owned by Messrs. Miller and Kitts, and is a staunch trim-built craft of about 8,000 bushels. She was launched sidewise, went off very nicely, and ...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), April 7, 1864 
TextNewspapers    Oswego Seaman's Union. - An organization bearing this name has been formed in this city, and is now in a flourishing condition. Pursuant to a call, those interested held a meeting at the Music Hall on Thursday evening last week, when a Constitution and By-Laws were adopted, and officers ...
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), April 8, 1864 
TextNewspapers    NEW WEIGH LOCK. Workmen are now engaged in building the coffer dam at the site selected for the new weigh lock. The work of constructing the lock will be vigorously carried on to its completion. --- Oswego Commercial ...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), April 8, 1864 
TextNewspapers    The Harbor. - The work of refitting vessels is fairly begun in our harbor, yesterday and to-day being the busiest of the season. Quite a number of vessels are taking on their canvass, and soon our noble blue Ontario will be flecked with snowy sail. - We're glad of it. ...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), April 9, 1864 
TextNewspapers    The Seamans Union - This organization which we noticed some few days since, continues to grow in strength, over fifty members being added at their last meeting. There are now upwards of three hundred names on the roll, and applications for membership are constantly being made. The seamen of ...
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), April 11, 1864 
TextNewspapers    FIRST CLEARANCE FOR LAKE MICHIGAN. -- The schr. STAR OF HOPE, Capt. McGaw, cleared this morning for Chicago, with coal. This is the first clearance for Lake Michigan this season. --- Oswego Times, 8th. FOR LAKE ERIE. -- The schr. LEWIS WELLS, Capt. Harlow, took her departure this morning...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), April 13, 1864 
TextNewspapers    Editors Daily Palladium: - A little matter has come under my notice, which so clearly portrays the contemptible character of a certain class of men in this city, that I cannot refrain from giving it publicity, in order that they may be held up to the scorn and abhorrence of all good men. A ...
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), April 13, 1864, page 3 
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Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), April 15, 1864, page 3 
TextNewspapers  Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), April 15, 1864, page 3page 3  Column 3
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), April 16, 1864 
TextNewspapers    A Fine Sight. - A number of sails were in sight from our harbor this morning, and Old Ontario seemed proud of its burden, as it laughed in the morning sun. Perhaps there is not in the world a more beautiful sight than that which greets the eye of the observer, as he stands on the bluff shore...
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), April 16, 1864, page 3 
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Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), April 18, 1864 
TextNewspapers    The Harbor presents a busy appearance today the work of refitting is progressing and the lovely steam tugs glide hither and thither as busy as bees. Business on the streets is dull, farmers having commenced their spring work which will keep them at home for some time. ...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), April 18, 1864 
TextNewspapers    The Mullet Fisheries. - We now see wheel-barrow loads of this slimy, slipper, suckery animal carted through our streets. The fisheries have commenced in earnest, and the banks of the Oswego River are bristling with the deadly barbs which go bobbing through its now rapid and excited waters ...
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), April 19, 1864, page 3 
TextNewspapers  Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), April 19, 1864, page 3page 3  Column 4
St. Catharines Constitutional (St. Catharines, ON), Thursday, July 7, 1864 
TextNewspapers    Launch of a Propeller Yesterday afternoon, at 20 minutes past 4 o'clock, Mr. Shickluna launched from his ship-yard in this town, one of the splendid new propellers which he has been building for six months past; for the Welland Railroad Company. She is the largest propeller ever built on the...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Sept. 7, 1864 
TextNewspapers    On A Strike - The ship carpenters and caulkers of this city are on a strike for higher wages. They propose to hold a meeting tomorrow night at Union Hall, (over Oliver's meat market) to which they invite the attendance of all members of the Trades' Unions and sympathizers in their cause. ...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Sept. 9, 1864 
TextNewspapers    ... Oswego "Seamen's Union." -- At a meeting of this Union held on Thursday evening Sept. 7th, 1864, the following preamble and resolutions were unanimously adopted: "Whereas, In view of the constant changes and upward tendency of all the necessaries of life, we believe it to be a duty which we ......

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