Steamer Promise On Lake St. Clair


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Steamer Promise On Lake St. Clair
Creator(s): Warner, Charles Forbes
Publisher: Picturesque Publishing Company
Date: 1893
Type(s): Photograph
Physical Description: b&w
Source: Picturesque Detroit and Environs / edited by Charles Forbes Warner. Published: Northampton, Mass. : Picturesque Publishing Company, 1893. Page 98
Notes: "Steamer 'Promise' on Lake St. Clair, March 26, 1893 - Ice 12 to 16 Inches Thick"; owned by the Detroit, Belle Isle and Windsor Ferry Company; launched in 1892; was the first steamer to carry picknickers to Boblo Island; often ran between Detroit and Windsor; built by the Detroit Dry Dock Company; broken up in Detroit in 1935.
Subject(s): Promise (Ship)
Lake St. Clair
Ships
Ferries
Winter
Detroit, Belle Isle, And Windsor Ferry Company (Detroit)
Place(s): Essex County (Ontario)
Kent County (Ontario)
Lambton County (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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