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Daily Palladium (Oswego, NY), Friday, March 26, 1897 
TextNewspapers    Early Days On The Lakes _____ Captain Molther's Paper Read Last Night _____ Interesting Reminiscences and Personal Experiences of the Captain's Boyhood Day - A Comparison That Shows the Decline of Oswego's Commercial Prosperity. Captain John Molther , United States Inspector of Hulls for...
Daily Times (Oswego, NY), Tues., March 16, 1897 
TextNewspapers    Capt. Robertson was the father of Morgan Robertson {30 Sept. 1861 - 24 Mar. 1915} who was a fairly noted author of sea stories, especially for such periodicals as McClures, Saturday Evening Post, Harper's and Atlantic Monthly. One of his most notable writings was "The Wreck of the Titan," in 1898,...
Daily Palladium (Oswego, NY), Tues., March 16, 1897 
TextNewspapers    OBITUARY. ______ Captain Andrew Robertson `One of the oldest and best known vessel masters on the chain of lakes passed away this morning in the person of Capt. Andrew Robertson at his home, No. 68 West Eighth street. For a year past Captain Robertson had been ill with a complication of...
Milwaukee Evening Wisconsin (Milwaukee, WI), July 14, 1897 
TextNewspapers    The Government dredge FRONTENAC working at Sackett's harbor recently brought up a cannon of ancient design, five feet long, 20 inch butt, and 16 inch muzzle, with nine inch bore. It is reinforced with iron bands and weighed 1,500 pounds. It is believed to be a relic of the war of 1812. ...
Buffalo Morning Express (Buffalo, NY), August 28, 1897, page 7 
TextNewspapers  Buffalo Morning Express (Buffalo, NY), August 28, 1897, page 7page 7  Column 1
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Oct. 7, 1897 
TextNewspapers    Arvin Rice was a young eleven year old boy when his father Asa Rice moved his family from Whitestown, Oneida County, to a lot in the wilderness he had acquired located on the shore of Lake Ontario three miles west of the Village of Oswego in what was then the Military Township of Hannibal. He...
Ogdensburg Advance and St. Lawrence Weekly Democrat (Ogdensburg, NY), Thurs., 11 Nov 1897, page 5 
TextNewspapers  Ogdensburg Advance and St. Lawrence Weekly Democrat (Ogdensburg, NY), Thurs., 11 Nov 1897, page 5page 5  Column 2
Ogdensburg Advance and St. Lawrence Weekly Democrat (Ogdensburg, NY), Thurs., 13 May 1897, page 5 
TextNewspapers  Ogdensburg Advance and St. Lawrence Weekly Democrat (Ogdensburg, NY), Thurs., 13 May 1897, page 5page 5  Column 2
Lewiston (Propeller), U116110, 1897 
TextNewspapers  1897  ..., and lengthened. She will be out soon. The LEWISTON in her new shape will be about 300 feet long and will carry about 3,000 tons.       Buffalo Eening News       Thursday, April 22, 1897       SUSAN E...
Thelma (Sloop), U105864, 1897 
TextNewspapers  1897  ...Sloop THELMA.* U.S. No. 105864. Of 5.43 tons gross; 5.16 tons net. Built at Chicago, Ill., in 1879. Home port, Mobile, Ala. 38.0 x 12.3 x 3.8       * formerly Sloop yacht ANNIE S.       Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1897 ...
Priscilla (Schooner), U150353, 1897 
TextNewspapers  1897  ...; Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1897       ...
Chancy A. Morgan (Propeller), U110058, 1897 
TextNewspapers  1897  ...Steam screw CHANCY A. MORGAN.* U.S. No. 110058. Of 92.56 tons gross; 50.64 tons net. Built at Detroit, Mich, in 1872. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 114.3 x 25.1 x 5.5 * formerly steam screw RIVERSIDE.       Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1897 &...
Cupid (Propeller), U140128, 1897 
TextNewspapers  1897  ...Steam screw CUPID.* U.S. No. 140128. Of 14.06 tons gross; 9.57 tons net. Built at Buffalo, N. Y. in 1874. Home port, Duluth, Minn. 44.8 x 11.5 x 4.8 * formerly steam screw LIDA.       Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1897 ...
Lizzie H. (Propeller), U110783, 1897 
TextNewspapers  1897  ...; Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1897 ...
Mary H. (Propeller), U126364, 1897 
TextNewspapers  1897  ...Steam screw MARY H.* U.S. No. 126364. Of 208.77 tons gross; 165.76 tons net. Built at Nicollet, Wis., in 1886. Home port. Sandusky, Ohio. 116.0 x 29.5 x 7.2 * formerly steam screw CITY OF NICOLLET.       Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1897 &...
Sea Fox (Steam yacht), U107168, 1897 
TextNewspapers  1897  ...;#160; Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1897                   Steam Yacht AZALEA. U.S. No. 107168. Of 74.56 tons gross; 37.28 tons net. Built at Detroit, Mich., in 1895...
The M. L. Wilcox Co. (Propeller), U76145, 1897 
TextNewspapers  1897  ... Vessel List, U.S., 1897                         Steam screw THE M.L. WILCOX CO.* U.S. No. 76145. Of 14 tons gross; 10 tons net. Built at Buffalo, N...
Wau-kon (Propeller), U126115, 1897 
TextNewspapers  1897  ...The name of the small Straits of Mackinac steamer CHARLES WEST has been changed to WAN-KON.       Milwaukee Wisconsin       May 3, 1897 Steam screw CHARLES WEST. U.S. No. 126115. Of 45.13 tons gross...
Northwestern (Propeller), U110486, 1897 
TextNewspapers  1897  ex RUFUS P. RANNEY
Alert (Steam yacht), 6 Aug 1897 
TextNewspapers  1897  ... to blows.       International Gazette       August 6, 1897 1-4 ...

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