Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Schooner Days
Records

Results

We found
11
matching items
  • Groups: Schooner Days
  • Subject: Mary Schooner
  • More Stone Hookers: Schooner Days CXVI (116)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 3 Dec 1933     More Stone Hookers Schooner Days CXVI (116) Having waded through the alphabet to the end of the I's, let us look over the names of some more of the "mosquito fleet" that used to carry cordwood, sand, gravel and ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 3 Dec 1933   More Stone Hookers Schooner Days CXVI (116) Having waded through the alphabet ...
  • Two Glasses, Two Broadsides and a Hole in Hudson's Bay: Schooner Days CCXX (221)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 4 Jan 1936     Two Glasses Two Broadsides and a Hole in Hudson's Bay Schooner Days CCXX (221) IT WAS no surprise for the compiler of these Schooner Days to get many ship pictures among his Christmas and New Year's cards and ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 4 Jan 1936   Two Glasses Two Broadsides and a Hole in Hudson's Bay Schooner Days ...
  • What Happened to the "Mary" 30 Years Ago: Schooner Days CCXXII (222)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 11 Jan 1936     What Happened to the "Mary" 30 Years Ago Schooner Days CCXXII (222) SO many have followed Mr. S. A. Clark's request for the story of the loss of the Mary, thirty years ago last December, that it seems, necessary to ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 11 Jan 1936   What Happened to the "Mary" 30 Years Ago Schooner Days CCXXII (222) ...
  • Who Built "Prince Regent" and What Did She do?: Schooner Days CCXXIV (224)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 25 Jan 1936     Who Built "Prince Regent" and What Did She do? Schooner Days CCXXIV (224) JOHN DENNIS was probably the master builder of the Prince Regent, whose ancient bones have been uncovered in Navy Bay, at Kingston, after ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 25 Jan 1936   Who Built "Prince Regent" and What Did She do? Schooner Days CCXXIV ...
  • Schooner, Steamer, Stagecoach on Hotel Register: Schooner Days CCCCLXXVIII (478)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 11 Jan 1941     Schooner, Steamer, Stagecoach on Hotel Register Schooner Days CCCCLXXVIII (478) by C. H. J. Snider MANY years since---fifteen to be exact---Mr. G. P. Jenkins, 21 Nasmith avenue, sent ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 11 Jan 1941   Schooner, Steamer, Stagecoach on Hotel Register Schooner Days CCCCLXXVIII (478) by C. ...
  • Sails Still Shimmer on Napanee River: Schooner Days DCLII (652)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 5 Aug 1944     Sails Still Shimmer on Napanee River Schooner Days DCLII (652) by C. H. J. Snider Napanee, Though "Inland," Once a Schooner Port and Still the Haunt of ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 5 Aug 1944   Sails Still Shimmer on Napanee River Schooner Days DCLII (652) by C. ...
  • Wilson was a Schooner Port: Schooner Days DCCXI (711)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 29 Sep 1945     Wilson was a Schooner Port Schooner Days DCCXI (711) by C. H. J. Snider ON the history of the port of Wilson, N.Y., we are rather vague, for the only time we were there, in 1904, we ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 29 Sep 1945   Wilson was a Schooner Port Schooner Days DCCXI (711) by C. H. ...
  • Once 19 Schooners Hailed From Here: Schooner Days DCCLVII (757)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 17 Aug 1946     Once 19 Schooners Hailed From Here Schooner Days DCCLVII (757) by C. H. J. Snider WITH the assistance of the invaluable Capt. Jas. Van Cleve's memoir of lake shipping and odds and ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 17 Aug 1946   Once 19 Schooners Hailed From Here Schooner Days DCCLVII (757) by C. ...
  • This Was a Busy Waterfront: Schooner Days CMLXXXI (981)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram, 9 Dec 1950     This Was a Busy Waterfront Schooner Days CMLXXXI (981) by C. H. J. Snider NOW let us get back to Milford, Prince Edward County's "inland seaport" which built schooners and ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram, 9 Dec 1950   This Was a Busy Waterfront Schooner Days CMLXXXI (981) by C. H. ...
  • White Wings, Mary Myths and Money: Schooner Days CMXCVI (996)
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram, 31 Mar 1951     White Wings, Mary Myths and Money Schooner Days CMXCVI (996) by C. H. J. Snider THE WHITE WINGS, as a stonehooker, had a "ghost" or double in the fleet. She, too, was an ex-yacht, ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram, 31 Mar 1951   White Wings, Mary Myths and Money Schooner Days CMXCVI (996) by C. ...
  • Salt Made  A Lake Fleet: Schooner Days MCIIV (1104) Happier Bride's Diary - 7
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 7 May 1953     Salt Made A Lake Fleet Schooner Days MCIIV (1104) Happier Bride's Diary - 7 By C.H.J. Snider "ONONDAGA SALT," wrote Captain James Van Cleve in his memoirs, seventy years after Anne MacDonell's diary notice of the prevalence of that commodity in ...
    Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 7 May 1953   Salt Made A Lake Fleet Schooner Days MCIIV (1104) Happier Bride's Diary ...
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

thumbnail








Schooner Days


"Schooner Days was a newspaper column which ran Saturdays in the Telegram for more than a quarter of a century beginning in 1931. In it, C.H.J. Snider described in vivid detail the lake shipping scene of the late nineteenth century, touching on both sail and steam, and drawing on experience gained from his own years of service aboard such sailing vessels as the ALBACORE and the famous STUART H. DUNN. Many accounts draw on the memories of a wide range of correspondents from around the Lakes.