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From: "Patricia Hamp" <>
Subject: Re: Ships Captains
Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2002 02:57:01 -0400
Historical Collections of the Great Lakes site (Bowling Green University -
Ohio) has a couple of great online searchable databases.
One list is for vessels and one is for personnel. The Empire State shows up
in the vessels.
Another good site to check is TheShipsList site might have a few answers for
> That's great, and I'm sure a lot of work. Is there a way to search for
> ship's names? I have an ancestor who was a passenger on board the
> "Empire State" on Lake Huron in Aug. 1851, for instance, and I'd like to
> know which direction it was going and what ports it stopped at. Can data
> like that be found?
> Doris Waggoner
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