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Year:  1916  Item type(s):  Clippings   Sort by:  Oldest date (to newest)
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Daily Palladium (Oswego, NY), Tuesday, Oct. 17, 1916 
TextNewspapers    Schooner Blown From Moorings With the wind blowing a gale of sixty miles an hour from the West and Northwest at the outer breakwater at 4:30 a.m. this morning, the schooner Lizzie Metzner, moored opposite the Lackawanna trestle, parted her lines and drifted down under the fort bank, where she...
Famous Racers of the Lakes 
TextNewspapers  "Famous Racers of the Lakes," Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Oct. 18, 1916  Famous Racers Of The Lakes _______ When the Porter Beat the Moonlight Into Milwaukee ________ Sailed by Captain Orville Green, an Oswego Master, Who Took the Sticks Out of Her Rather Than Take In His Canvas - Captain Dennis Sullivan of Chicago Was In the Moonlight. Captain Eugene ...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Tues., Oct. 17, 1916 
TextNewspapers    Schooner Is In Distress _________ In Lake Ten Miles Off This Port With Sails Blown Away - Coast Guard to Rescue In the face of a heavy sea the United States Coast Guard crew in the powerful surfboat "Endeavor," at 3:30 o'clock this afternoon started out into the lake to offer assistance to a...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Wed., Oct. 18, 1916 
TextNewspapers    Drifted Apart, To Meet Here ____________ Steamer and Her Consort Had Thrilling Trip Down Lake. ____________ The Schooner Holmes Broke Away From the Steamer Gowne, Near Port Dalhousie Monday Night and Both Made This Port Early Last Evening - Canvas of Schooner Carried Away. Driven apart in...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Wed., Oct. 18, 1916 
TextNewspapers    May Float The Metzner __________ Believed That the Hull Is Uninjured - Quiet on Waterfront The windbound fleet that has been in the harbor for the past two days is getting away today, the heavy seas in the lake having run down with the wind, which blew itself out early this morning. ...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Oct. 23, 1916 
TextNewspapers    Sale of the 'Russell Sage' Old Steamer Will Have Machinery Removed and Made Into Tow Barge. The old steamer Russell Sage, or all that is left of her, and which for two or three years has been lying on the bottom of the new harbor near the Oswego Manufacturing Company's docks, was sold today...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Nov. 24, 1916 
TextNewspapers    The Green Tug Line. Harry Green Recalls Some Pleasant Recollections of Thirty Years Ago. Harry Green, who with his father, Robert Green, and his brother, Benjamin F. Green, constituted one of the principal sailmaking firms of Oswego thirty odd years ago, has broken into verse. Mr. Green is...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Nov. 25. 1916 
TextNewspapers    Fish Tug Out in Big Gale _______ Braved Storm to Go to Galloup Islands for Fifteen Miles of Nets Set There. Sackets Harbor, Nov. 25 (Special) In the midst of the biggest storm of the year the fishing tug Liberty, of the Kolbe Fish Company, of Erie, went out yesterday to rescue about fifteen...
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), May 8, 1916 
TextNewspapers    NAMES OF 35 LAKE VESSELS CHANGED _______ Record-Breaking Number of Sales Responsible for Moves _______ Twenty-five Others Will Leave to Engage in Coast Trade The names of more vessels were changed before the opening of navigation this season than ever before, due to the fact that more boats...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Friday, April 28, 1916 
TextNewspapers    The Comanche's Famous Trip _______ Six Days and Eight Hours From Chicago to Oswego _______ Sailing records on the lakes by the old type canal schooners came in for a lively discussion at Parsons' ship chandlery store last night and Commodore Crimmins pointed out that the schooner...
St. Joseph Saturday Herald (St. Joseph, MI), 26 Feb 1916, page 1 
TextNewspapers  St. Joseph Saturday Herald (St. Joseph, MI), 26 Feb 1916, page 1page 1  CAPT. LLOYD CLARK SUDDENNESS WITH WHICH HE WAS ATTACKED SHOCK TO WIFE AND NUMEROUS FRIENDS Was Lover of Animals and Children and Could Not Bear to See Them Mistreated The sudden death of Capt. Lloyd Clark, custodian of the United States Lighthouse Supply station, Wednesday afternoon, came...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), April 26, 1916 
TextNewspapers    Fifty years on the Lakes Seventy-three Schooners then Hailed from Oswego. Today there are only eighteen sailing craft on the lake. Some remarkably quick trips between this port and Chicago- the Cortez, Captain John Farrell, holds the record. Fifty years ago April 22nd 1866, there was a fleet...
Frank O'Connor (Propeller), U126899, 1916 
TextNewspapers  1916  ...;#160; April 27, 1916 11-6       Steam screw FRANK O'CONNOR.* U.S. No. 126899. Of 2,340 tons gross; 1,973 tons net. Built at West Bay City, Mich., in 1892. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 301.0 x 42.5 x 22.8 and a crew of 16. Freight service. Of 1...
John Gehm (Propeller), U212232, 1916 
TextNewspapers  1916  ... 21, 1916                         Gas screw HANDYBOY.* U. S. No. 212232. Of 15 tons gross; 13 tons net. Built at Buffalo, N...
Lebanon (Propeller), U204720, 1916 
TextNewspapers  1916  ...; May 21, 1916                         Steam screw JOSIAH G. MUNRO.* U. S. No. 204720. Of 6,971 tons gross; 5,482 tons net. Built...
Bear (Propeller), U200075, 1916 
TextNewspapers  1916  ...; May 21, 1916       Steam screw BEAR, * U.S. No. 200075. Of 19 gross tons; 11 tons net. Built at Erie, Pa., in 1903. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 45.7 x 14.0 x 5.6 Freight service. Crew of 4.       * Formerly steam...
Bermudez (Propeller), U95259, 1916 
TextNewspapers  1916  ...; June 26, 1916 Steam screw MOHAWK. U. S. No. 92529. Of 2,457.64 tons gross; 1,616.68 tons net. Built at Wyandotte, Mich., in 1893. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 292.9 x 41.7 x 23.0 Steel built.       Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1896...
Nelson Bloom (Schooner), U17570, 1916 
TextNewspapers  1916  ...Schooner NELSON BLOOM,* U. S. Number 17570. Built at Cleveland, Ohio, in 1863. Of 549 tons gross, 521 tons net. Home port, Toledo, O. 197.7 x 31.2 x 11.2 and a crew of 6. *Formerly the schooner METEOR.       Merchant Vessel List U.S., 1916 &#160...
Gale Staples (Propeller), C134518, 1916 
TextNewspapers  1916  ... 13.9.       * Renamed CALEDONIA - U. S. - 1889       GALE STAPLES - Canada - 1916 [C 134518]       Herman Runge List   &#160...
Manhattan (Propeller), U106941, 1916 
TextNewspapers  1916  ... at Providence, R. I., in 1892. Home port, Oswego, N.Y. 91.6 x 17.5 x 9.6 Passenger service. Crew of 5.       *Formerly steam yacht AVA.       Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1916       &...

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