The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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Year:  1914  Item type(s):  Clippings   Sort by:  Oldest date (to newest)
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Steamer Turret Chief Is Pulled off Rocks 
NewspapersText  "Steamer Turret Chief Is Pulled off Rocks," Toronto World (Toronto, ON), 15 Jul 1914, p. 11 
Recovers Vessel Lost Last Fall 
NewspapersText  "Recovers Vessel Lost Last Fall," Plain Dealer (Cleveland, OH), 4 Jul 1914, p. 11 
Investigation Into the Stranding of the Steamship Turret Chief 
NewspapersText  "Investigation Into the Stranding of the Steamship Turret Chief," Canadian Railway and Marine World (Toronto, ON), Jan 1914, p. 44 
St. Joseph Saturday Herald (St. Joseph, MI), 5 September 1914, page 1 
TextNewspapers  St. Joseph Saturday Herald (St. Joseph, MI), 5 September 1914, page 1page 1  The City of Chicago was completely gutted, but Graham & Morton rebuilt her and renamed her the City of St. Joseph
Hamilton Spectator (Hamilton, ON), Tuesday, June 16, 1914, page 1 
TextNewspapers  Hamilton Spectator (Hamilton, ON), Tuesday, June 16, 1914, page 1page 1  LOST LIFE WHEN THE DREDGE SANK William Burt, of Port Dalhousie Perished List of Survivors of Delver Fatality From Our Own Correspondent St. Catharines, June 16 - It is now definitely known that only one man, William Burt, of Port Dalhousie, perished when the Dominion Dredging company's big...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Fri. May 8, 1914 
TextNewspapers    See Historical Collections of the Great Lakes for a nice photo of her in Gilchrist livery
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Fri. May 8, 1914 
TextNewspapers    The DONNER still exists as a crane barge and I believe is still based in the Menominee R. There are several photos of her on Boatnerd
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Fri. May 8, 1914 
TextNewspapers    BAKER COMES OFF SAWTOOTH REEF _______ Speedy Recovery of Ship From Perilous Spot Receives Commendation. With the aid of air compressors, Captain Alex Cunning and the wrecker Favorite, of the Great Lakes Towing company, were successful in floating the steel steamer George S. Baker, of the ...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Mon. May 11, 1914 
TextNewspapers    CAPTAIN JOSEPH KING VICTIM OF PNEUMONIA _______ Veteran Bay City Lake Pilot Dies Suddenly at Duluth, After Leaving His Boat. Special to the Free Press Bay City, Mich., May 10. - Word was received here today of the sudden death of Capt. Joseph King, of this city, first mate of the steamer ...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Mon. May 11, 1914 
TextNewspapers    BLOCKS WAY TO TOLEDO. _______ Steamer Peavey Caught on Drawbridge; Delays Owana Again Steamer Owana, of the White Star line fleet, missed her second trip Sunday at Toledo for Detroit, as the result of the blocking of the channel at the Pennsylvania Railroad drawbridge by the steamer George ...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Mon. May 11, 1914 
TextNewspapers    The FREMONT referred to is probably US#93033, built as the riverine paddle steamer MAY GRAHAM at St. Joseph, Mich., in 1900, renamed BELLE in 1901 and FREMONT in 1906. She was 90 tons and 112 feet keel, with a depth of only 5 feet. With her shallow depth and paddle drive she could probably, as the...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Thur. April 30, 1914 
TextNewspapers    MARINE NOTES Steamer City of Alpena II, of the D. & C., will arrive at Detroit Thursday on her first return trip from St. Ignace. She will go on to Toledo, returning in time to leave Detroit at 9:30 a.m. Friday on her second trip over the upshore route. Bridal parties again featured the ...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Thur. April 30, 1914 
TextNewspapers    Alpena is On and Off Special to the Free Press Alpena, Mich., April 20. - Steamer Alpena, of the Wyandotte Transportation company, ran aground in the channel near the Huron Portland Cement company's plant today and the tugs Dreadnaught and Ralph had to go to her assistance. The Alpena was ...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Fri. May 1, 1914 
TextNewspapers    Ashtabula Launching is Delayed Special to the Free Press Ashtabula, O., April 30. - The new steamer W. H. Donner, building at the Great Lakes Engineering Works here, is to be launched at 1:30 p. m. May 7, instead of May 2, as originally announced. ...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Fri. May 1, 1914 
TextNewspapers    Ex-U.S. bulker MASSACHUSETTS (US#91416). See Historical Collections of the Great Lakes for information and photo.
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Mon. May 4, 1914 
TextNewspapers    *American steel bulker US#204815, 6,035 g.t. Later G.N. WILSON, CONSUMER'S POWER, HARRY YATES and EDMUND P. SMITH. Scrapped in 1963. ** apoplexy = stroke For more on Capt. Forrest's career and his nautical family, see http://www.hhpl.on.ca/GreatLakes/Documents/HGL2/default.asp?ID=s397
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Tues. May 5, 1914 
TextNewspapers    WALDO IS BROUGHT TO PORTAGE LAKE _______ Captain Cunning and Wrecker Favorite Recover Victim of November Gale With more favorable weather conditions than they encountered last winter, the wrecker Favorite and Capt. Alex Cunning, wrecking master for the Great Lakes Towing company, have been ...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Tues. May 5, 1914 
TextNewspapers    BARLUM'S CHEF IS DEAD _______ Clarence Smith, of Amherstburg, Was Well Known on the Lakes. Clarence Smith, 55 years old, of Amherstburg, Ont., well known as a chef on lake freighters, died Monday in the United States marine hospital, Buffalo. He had been in ill health several weeks, but left...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Tues. May 5, 1914 
TextNewspapers    BODY RECALLS GREAT GALE _______ Corpse of Third Man Lost Off Nottingham is Found Special to the Free Press Sault Ste Marie, Mich., May 4. - A body of a sailor, supposed to be that of Joseph W. Smith, was found on the beach near Michipicoten mission by Indians. The body was in a fair state...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), Tues. May 5, 1914 
TextNewspapers    MARINE NOTES President William Livingstone, of the Lake Carriers' Association, was in Chicago Monday. C. L. Perkins, general agent in Buffalo for the D. &. C., is in Detroit for a conference with officers of the company. Thomas Roach has been made foreman of the D. & C. warehouses for the...

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