SS John Kendall



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SS John Kendall
Creator(s): Gunn, Mary
Publisher: Hiawatha Card of Detroit
Date: 1965
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): 93987-B
Source: Mike Skreptak Collection; Black Binder 4
Notes: Dated May 5, 1965; "Here is the SS John Kendall, world's largest and fastest fireboat which protects ships and shoreline property in the Detroit area. The Kendall's "guns" can throw 15,000 gallons of water per minute on a blaze. An icebreaker, tug and rescue ship as well as a firefighter, the Kendall has never been stopped by ice, snow, rain, sleet or fog."
Subject(s): John Kendall (Ship)
Detroit River
Ships
Fireboats
Place(s): Detroit (Michigan)
Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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