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  • Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), June 9, 1843
    TextNewspaper      

    On Saturday afternoon we, with a number of our citizens, received an invitation to take an excursion on board the prop. EMIGRANT, it being her experimental trip. On account of a leakage in one of her steam chambers she did not get out until 10:00 in the evening, and owing ...

    TextNewspaper    

    On Saturday afternoon we, with a number of our citizens, received an invitation to take an excursion on board the prop. EMIGRANT, it being her experimental trip. On account of ...

  • Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), Tuesday, November 24, 1846
    TextNewspaper      

    The Oswego Advertiser of Saturday says That on the morning previous, the wind blew with such terrific violence, as to drive two vessels from their moorings within the West Pier, on the rocks at the foot of Fort Ontario. The Canadian schooner GRAMPUS is the other vessel wrecked. She had ...

    TextNewspaper    

    The Oswego Advertiser of Saturday says That on the morning previous, the wind blew with such terrific violence, as to drive two vessels from their moorings within the West Pier, ...

  • Rail Roads and Steam Boat
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 19 Jul 1847, p. 2    

    Rail Roads and Steam Boats.--It is in contemplation by the Sandusky Railroad Company, to build a fast boat to run on their line between Sandusky and Buffalo, exclusively for passengers, and to run through by day-light.

    The Boston Company, ...

    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 19 Jul 1847, p. 2  

    Rail Roads and Steam Boats.--It is in contemplation by the Sandusky Railroad Company, to build a fast boat to run on their line between Sandusky and Buffalo, exclusively for passengers, ...

  • Copper From Lake Superior
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 19 Jul 1847, p. 2    

    Copper From Lake Superior.--It would seem as if the period had at length arrived when we are about to receive substantial returns from the large sums of money expended on Lake Superior for the last two years. We learn form Col. Sheldon McKnight, of the Sault, who arrived ...

    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 19 Jul 1847, p. 2  

    Copper From Lake Superior.--It would seem as if the period had at length arrived when we are about to receive substantial returns from the large sums of money expended on ...

  • Sail Craft on Lake Superior
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 17 Jul 1847, p. 3     Sail Craft on Lake Superior _______

    From the Detroit Free Press

    We notice in some of our exchange papers, various accounts of the number of vessels on Lake Superior, which are very imperfect. Many seem to be under the impression that until a ...

    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 17 Jul 1847, p. 3   Sail Craft on Lake Superior _______

    From the Detroit Free Press

    We notice in some of our exchange papers, various accounts of the number of vessels on Lake Superior, ...

  • Brig Mohegan
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 17 Jul 1847, p. 2    

    The brig Mohegan was launched at Monroe on the 3d. She was built by Mr. Keating, and is said to be a fine craft. Her dimensions are, length 117 feet, breadth 25 ft., depth of hold 9 1/2 ft. tonnage 270 tons, and is owned by J. N. Peabody, of ...

    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 17 Jul 1847, p. 2  

    The brig Mohegan was launched at Monroe on the 3d. She was built by Mr. Keating, and is said to be a fine craft. Her dimensions are, length 117 feet, ...

  • Tonnage of Buffalo
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 15 Jul 1847, p. 2    

    Tonnage of Buffalo.-- The registered tonnage of the Port of Buffalo has increased two-fifths within the last year. The number and description of vessels, with their tonnage, owned at this port, are as follows:

    Steamboats 28
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 15 Jul 1847, p. 2  

    Tonnage of Buffalo.-- The registered tonnage of the Port of Buffalo has increased two-fifths within the last year. The number and description of vessels, with their tonnage, owned at this ...

  • On Board Steamer "Baltic"
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 14 Jul 1847, p. 2     Editorial Correspondence of the Courier On Board Seamer "Baltic" Lake Michigan July 8 and 9

    We left Chicago about 10 o'clock, on the 8th, freighted wih as many humans as could well be mowed away at night in state rooms, upon tables, sofas, settees and other ...

    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 14 Jul 1847, p. 2   Editorial Correspondence of the Courier On Board Seamer "Baltic" Lake Michigan July 8 and 9

    We left Chicago about 10 o'clock, on the 8th, freighted wih as many humans as ...

  • Steamboat puffing
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 9 Jul 1847, p. 2    

    Steamboat puffing, we should think, had reached nearly its climax. The latest we have seen is the following, with regard to the Sultana, clipped from a western sheet:

    "She is a delicious boat, and can travel 15 nots an hour."

    ...
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 9 Jul 1847, p. 2  

    Steamboat puffing, we should think, had reached nearly its climax. The latest we have seen is the following, with regard to the Sultana, clipped from a western sheet:

    "She is ...

  • On Board Steamer "Baltic", Number VII
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 9 Jul 1847, p. 2     Editorial Correspondence of the Courier, Number VII On Board Steamer "Baltic" River and Lake St. Clair, July 2

    Last evening we floated out into the broad expanse of Lake Huron, and soon the receding shores were lost in the distance, and could no longer be seen. ...

    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 9 Jul 1847, p. 2   Editorial Correspondence of the Courier, Number VII On Board Steamer "Baltic" River and Lake St. Clair, July 2

    Last evening we floated out into the broad expanse of Lake Huron, ...

  • On Board Seamer Baltic, Number V
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 8 Jul 1847, p. 2     Editorial Correspondence of the Courier Number V On Board Steamer "Baltic" River and Lake St. Clair, July 1

    We left Detroit this morning at about half-past 8, and were soon out upon the bosom of the river. The banks of the river, as well as those of the St. Clair, ...

    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 8 Jul 1847, p. 2   Editorial Correspondence of the Courier Number V On Board Steamer "Baltic" River and Lake St. Clair, July 1

    We left Detroit this morning at about half-past 8, and were soon ...

  • Anecdote of the Capt'n of the Steamer "Illinois"
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 7 Jul 1847, p. 2    

    Anecdote of the Capt'n of the Steamer "Illinois".--Admiral Blake, so well known for his skill as a seaman, and who has no superior on the American waters, is a man of rare genius, and whoever gets the start of him under any circumstances, will be considered a curiosity. The following ...

    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 7 Jul 1847, p. 2  

    Anecdote of the Capt'n of the Steamer "Illinois".--Admiral Blake, so well known for his skill as a seaman, and who has no superior on the American waters, is a man ...

  • The Fourth
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 7 Jul 1847, p. 2     The Fourth

    ... There were a large number that enjoyed the steamboat excursions, out upon the still waters, and with the stirring music of full bands. It must have been delightful.

    ...

    P. S. Since the above was in type, we learn with pain that Capt. Charles Burnett, ...

    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 7 Jul 1847, p. 2   The Fourth

    ... There were a large number that enjoyed the steamboat excursions, out upon the still waters, and with the stirring music of full bands. It must have been ...

  • The Fourth
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 5 Jul 1847, p. 2     The Fourth

    Saturday morning we preached a short sermon on our great national day, the Fourth of July.-- ...There will be excursions on the Lake by the splendid steamers Ohio and Indiana. They leave the docks at 9 o'clock, so be on hand early with clean "bibs and tuckers," you ...

    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 5 Jul 1847, p. 2   The Fourth

    Saturday morning we preached a short sermon on our great national day, the Fourth of July.-- ...There will be excursions on the Lake by the splendid steamers Ohio ...

  • Cataract
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 5 Jul 1847, p. 2    

    The Cataract is the name of Capt. Van Cleve's new boat on Lake Ontario. She is said to be in every respect one of the most splendid steamers ever on Lake Ontario.

    ...
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 5 Jul 1847, p. 2  

    The Cataract is the name of Capt. Van Cleve's new boat on Lake Ontario. She is said to be in every respect one of the most splendid steamers ever on ...

  • On Board Steamer Baltic, Number III
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 5 Jul 1847, p. 2     One of a series of letters from the Courier's editor while on a trip from Buffalo to Chicago to attend the Harbor and River Improvements convention there....
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 5 Jul 1847, p. 2   One of a series of letters from the Courier's editor while on a trip from Buffalo to Chicago to attend the Harbor and River Improvements convention there....
  • Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), Saturday, July 17, 1847
    TextNewspaper       SAIL CRAFT ON LAKE SUPERIOR (From the Detroit Free Press)

    We notice in some of our exchange papers, various accounts of the number of vessels on Lake Superior, which are very imperfect. Many seem to be under the impression that until a few years past, there were no vessels ...

    TextNewspaper     SAIL CRAFT ON LAKE SUPERIOR (From the Detroit Free Press)

    We notice in some of our exchange papers, various accounts of the number of vessels on Lake Superior, which are ...

  • Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 18 June 1847
    TextNewspaper       U. S. Steamer " MICHIGAN." Erie, Penn., June 16, 1847.

    Gentlemen :- We left port on the 11th inst., after hearing of the disaster which had befallen the ...

    TextNewspaper     U. S. Steamer " MICHIGAN." Erie, Penn., June 16, 1847.

    Gentlemen :- We left port on the 11th inst., after hearing of the disaster ...

  • Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), Wednesday, June 20, 1849
    TextNewspaper      

    New steamer, WYOMING, 128 feet long, 16 wide on deck, drawing 12 inches water, about a hundred tons burden, and driven by two engines of 40 horse power each, has just been finished at Tunkhannock, and now runs between that place and Owego, on the Susquehanna river. -- Havana Rep.

    ...
    TextNewspaper    

    New steamer, WYOMING, 128 feet long, 16 wide on deck, drawing 12 inches water, about a hundred tons burden, and driven by two engines of 40 horse power each, has ...

  • A Man Missing
    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 21 Sep 1849, p. 2    

    The Erie Commercial Advertiser of the 19th inst. contains the following article, relative to the disappearance of Mr. John Carrick, for many years a well known resident of this city, and one of the first individuals whose name was identified with the now extensive ship-building interest "on the ...

    NewspaperText  Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 21 Sep 1849, p. 2  

    The Erie Commercial Advertiser of the 19th inst. contains the following article, relative to the disappearance of Mr. John Carrick, for many years a well known resident of this city, ...

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