Marine Vessels Navigating
the Great Lakes in 1905
Source: The Saint Marys Falls Canal: Exercises at the Semi-centennial Celebration at at Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan, August 2 and 3, 1905, together with a history of the canal by John H. Goff, and papers relating to the Great Lakes. By Michigan Lake Superior canal semi centennial celebration commission, Charles Moore, John H. Goff; Compiled by Charles Moore, Published 1907.
Saginaw Bay Transportation Co., 714 Seneca St., Cleveland. Steamer Rhoda Emily Captain, Winslow Randall Engineer, John Broderick. Steamer D. Leuty Captain, Jos. Albano Engineer, Jos. D. Budd. Schooner W. Bottsford Captain, A. D. Sheldon. Schooner Hattie Captain, A. Papinaw. Sanborn, Wm. H., Alpena, Mich. Steamer Alaska (small) Captain, Sanborn, Wm. H., Alpena, Mich. Steamer Alaska (small) Captain, Chas. Marscero Engineer, John Dashaw. Sands, Louis, Salt & Lumber Co., Manistee, Mich., Geo. M. Clifton, Secretary Captain Steamer Wotan Captain, Jacob Berentsen Engineer, Wm. Brice. Steamer Maggie Marshall Captain, A. Olson Engineer, John Peterson. Schooner Isabella Sands Captain, J. L. Jensen. Schooner A. W. Luckey Captain, Anton Erickson. Schooner Arendal Captain, Nels C. Thompson. Sandusky & Islands and Sandusky & Peninsular S. S. Co., Sandusky, O., E. M McFall, Manager. Steamer Arrow Captain , Geo. A. Brown Engineer, Jacob Wies. Steamer Lakeside Captain , Fred J. Nagle Engineer, William Quick. Sandusky Lumber & Box Co., Sandusky, O. Steamer Linden Captain, J. H. Warwick Engineer, R. A. Campbell. Schooner Chas. Wall Captain, Daniel Nathan. Schlosser, William, Milwaukee, Wis. Schooner City of Sheboygan Captain, I. Tellefson. Schooner Minerva Captain, Hans Peterson. Schooner Levi Grant Captain Nels G. Norem. Schooner Wolverine Captain, Chas. Hansen. Scott, Sidney, Mt. Clemens, Mich. Steamer Algeria. Seither, Frank, President, England Trans. Co., 11 Joseph St., Cleveland. Steamer R. W. England Captain, R. W. England Engineer, John Booth. Seither, Frank, 11 Joseph St., Cleveland. Schooner I'. H. Ketchum Captain, Dan Wilman. Seither Transit Co., 11 Joseph St., Cleveland. Steamer G. J. Crammer Captain, Jos. A Powell Engineer, John Gonldon. Shannon & Garey, Saginaw, Mich. Steamer Robt. Holland Captain, W. P. Rattray Engineer, Jake Oscor. Steamer Homer Warren Captain, Chas. Rattray Engineer, L. Van Lew. Schooner Exile Captain, John H. Trudo. Schooner White & Friant Captain, James Hall. Schooner Ida Keith Captain, Robt. Rabideau. Schooner Wm. Crosthwaite Captain, John Mathison. Schooner T. G. Lester Captain, Thos. B. Garey. Schooner T. H. Cahoon Captain, Chas. E. Garey. Shackett, J. M., Manager, Marine City, Mich. Steamer Faustin Captain, P. L. Williamson Engineer, Arthur Dwight. Sharp, W. H., Bay City, Mich. Steamer J. P. Donaldson Captain, James Connelly Engineer, John Fettig. Steamer Maine Captain, R. Barrington Engineer, Jos. Grandson. Schooner A. W. Wright Captain, Thos. Thorkildson. Shea, John, Duluth, Minn. Schooner Elgin Captain, John Anderson. Sheadle, J. H., Manager, Cleveland Cliffs Iron Co., Cleveland, Thos. B. Kelley, Superintending Engineer. Steamer Wm. G. Mather Captain, John M. Johnston Engineer, Thos. Durkin. Steamer Pontiac Captain, Thos. E. Murray Engineer, Wm. Naylon. Steamer Frontenac Captain, C. A. Anderson Engineer, J. B. Hart. Steamer Cadillac Captain, Wm. H. Hoffman Engineer, R. W. Fink. Steamer Choctaw Captain, F. D. Perew Engineer. Thos. J. Rees. Steamer Andaste Captain, W. S. Cody Engineer, J. F. Kalb. Steamer Pioneer Captain, C. R. Ney Engineer, C. B. Kaeler. Steamer Faleon Captain, E. H. Bennett Engineer, W. B. Rowe. Schooner Chattanooga Captain, Thos. Kimmitt. Sheadle, J. H., Manager, Hopkins Steamship Co., Cleveland. Steamer Centurion Captain, C. E. Sayre Engineer, Thos. B. Kelley. Sheadle, J. H., Manager, Presque Isle Trans. Co., Cleveland. Steamer Presque Isle Captain, H. H. Parsons Engineer, Fred Schwartz. Steamer Angeline Captain, S. A. Lyons Engineer, C. H. Menmuir. Steamer Peter White Captain, S. N. Murphy Engineer, Fred D. Philip. Sheadle, J. H., Manager, St. Clair Steamship Co., Cleveland. Steamer Kaliyuga Captain, F. L. Tonkin Engineer, Charles A. Sharpe. Sheehan, Capt. Jas., 970 4th Ave., Detroit. Schooner Sophia Minch. Captain, J. E. Sheehan. Shilling, Warren C., Green Bay, Wis. Steamer City of Green Captain, P. S. Raulett Engineer, Jas. Prevost. Steamer Two Myrtles Captain, John Johnson Engineer, Andrew Johnson. Shoal Water Transportation Co., Mt. Clemens, Mich. Steamer Norwalk Captain, Frank Goodrow Engineer, Joe Bodore. Sickelsteel, M. E., 1326 15th St., Detroit. Schooner L. S. Hammond Captain, G. G. Hackett. Sicken, M., Marine City, Mich. Steamer Geo. King Captain, Wm. Burns Engineer, Wm. Sicken. Steamer S. K. Martin Captain, Hector Brown Engineer, M. Owen. Steamer M. Sicken Captain, John Kulm Engineer, J. McDonald. Schooner Teutonia Captain, 11. Lawrence. Schooner Thos. Gawn Captain, J. Lawrence. Schooner D. Pendell Captain, J. Chartran. Schooner Melvina Captain, H. Holland. Schooner C. Spademan Captain, J. Bond. Schooner Grace Whitney Captain, J. Bond. Schooner E. J. McVea Captain, F. McMann. Schooner Levi Rawson Captain J. Kobel. Schooner St. Joscph Captain, Jos. Lafifrey. Smith, Frank W., Foot Mineral St., Milwaukee, Wis. Steamer E. M. Peck Captain, A. C. Callam Engineer, Harold Stokke. Steamer Topeka Captain, T. E. Clark Engineer, R. S. Mott. Steamer Pueblo Captain, T. W. Lawler Engineer, Wm. Risch. Steamer Omaha Captain, Frank Brown Engineer, R. Elhammer. Steamer Mary H. Boyce Captain, John D. Wanwig Engineer, H. Stedman. Smith, John, Manistee, Mich. Steamer Helen C. Captain, John H. Madden Engineer, Richard Winkler. Steamer M. B. Covell Captain, Ed. Sweels Engineer, Ira B. McMillan. Smith, L. P. & J. A., Cleveland, O. Steamer Rhoda Stewart Captain, G. H. Ferguson Engineer, L. Gelinas. Schooner Wm. Grandy Captain, David Gleason. Schooner Constitution Captain, A. McWilliams. Schooner H. P. Baldwin Captain, Wm. Kelly. Schooner Mikado Captain, F. Jennings. Schooner Racine Captain, Garant. Schooner Agnes L. Potter Captain, John Nelson. South Side Lumber Co., Chicago. Steamer Philetus Sawyer Captain, J. H. Higgie Engineer, Geo. Quackenbush. Spence Bros., 2923 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. Steamer H. E. Runnels Captain, Geo. McLeod Engineer, John Bloom. Steamer Aztec Captain, Ed. Mattison Engineer, --- Welch. Schooner Miztee Captain, Harry Larsen. Squires, J. W., Marine City, Mich. Steamer Jim Sheriffs. Schooner James Mowatt. St. Lawrence & Chicago Steam Navigation Co., Toronto, Can., H. Hagerty, Manager. Steamer W. D. Mathews Captain, James Ewart Engineer, E. J. O'Dell. Steamer Iroquois Captain. James McMaugh Engineer, William Harwood. Steamer Algonquin Captain. William H. Wright Engineer, John W .Taylor. Steamer Rosedale Captain, P. J. Shaw Engineer, James Findlay. Star-Cole Line Steamer s, Detroit, A. R. Lee, General Manager. Steamer Arundell Captain. Byron Armstrong Engineer, J. A. Braman, Sr. Steamer Idlewild Captain. Jos. Lockeridge Engineer, J. C. Doran. Steamer Darius Cole Captain, John J. Cassin Engineer, C. L. Barron. Stephenson, Isaac, Marinette, Wis. Steamer J. Watson Stephenson Captain, Daniel Wall Engineer, Joseph Nold. Stephenson, John, Detroit, Mich. Steamer Miama Captain, H. Huyser Engineer, John Elsey. Steamer W. P. Thew Captain, Wm. J. Joock Engineer, J. Shamcroft. Steamer Hattie Captain, Geo. King Engineer, Wm. Bushay. Schooner A. Gebhardt Captain, Ed. Biddlecomb. Stewart Transportation Co., Detroit, A. E. Stewart, Manager. Steamer A. E. Stewart Captain, Fred Stewart Engineer, Robert Lacey. Sullivan, L. S., Manager, Toledo, O. Steamer David W. Rust Captain, Wm. J. Seaver Engineer, Wm. Hastey. Schooner C. C. Barnes Captain, G. E. Nelson. Schooner Geo. G. Houghton Captain, Geo. R. Bonnah. Schooner John Schuette Captain, John O. Johnson. S-W Trans. Co., Cleveland, Chas. T. Williams, Manager. Steamer A. G. Lindsey Captain, C. H. Woodford Engineer, John Duchene. Sylvester Bros., Toronto, Can. Schooner St. Louis Captain, Geo. Williams. Taylor, M. H., Erie, Pa. Steamer Niagara Captain, M. A. Budd Engineer, A. A. Turner. Teagan Bros., Detroit, Mich. Steamer Samoa Captain, J. B. Maddock Engineer, James Bennett. Steamer H. S. Pickands Captain, H. B. Leonard Engineer, Fred Vieau. Steamer Chancey Hurlburt Captain, Jos. Parsons Engineer, Frank Langer. Schooner D. K. Clint Captain, Bert Peltier. R. P. Thompson, Port Huron, Mich. Schooner Koal Kabin Captain, Ed. Phillips. Tomlinson, G. A., Board of Trade, Duluth, Geo. F. Coleman, Superintending Engineer. Steamer James E. Davidson Captain, F. A. Fick Engineer, Frank Schwartz. Steamer Hoover & Mason Captain, W. D. Ames. Steamer Sylvania Captain, J. W. Ehrhart Engineer, T. H. Welsh. Steamer Socapa Captain Engineer, Wm. Millington. Steamer Ball Brothers Captain, D. P. Craine Engineer, A. R. Fortier. Steamer Sahara Captain. W. G. Maltby Engineer, F. A. Steadley. Steamer Saxona Captain, Geo. W. McCullough Engineer, F. N. Baldwin. Steamer Sinaloa Captain, C. Z. Montague Engineer, M. J. McAuliffe. Steamer Sonoma Captain, W. C. Brown Engineer, R. J. Close. Steamer Yosemite Captain, A. H. Reed Engineer, W. H. Ballard. Steamer Kensington Captain, Frank Lewis Engineer, F. T. Goodwin. Steamer Sonora Captain, C. C. Tousley Engineer, Byron Beerman. Steamer Sultana Captain, W. B. Todd Engineer, W. M. McCarron. Tonawanda Barge Line, N. Tonawanda, N. Y., Chas. Weston, Manager, L. S. DeGraf, Purchasing Agent. Steamer A. Weston Captain, D. McKenzie Engineer, W. Boyce. Steamer F. R. Buell Captain. C. W. Woodgrift Engineer, Edw. Cottrell. Schooner A. Stewart Captain, Frank Laforge. Schooner Eleanor Captain, Fred Chamberlin. Schooner Jennett Captain, Geo. Laforge. Tonawanda Iron & Steel Co., N. Tonawanda, N. Y. Steamer Fleetwood Captain, G. W. Honner Engineer, Harvey Depuy. Steamer John F. Eddy Captain, John R. Hesson Engineer, W. J. Cunningham. Steamer Oceanica Captain, Thos. G. VanDusen Engineer, Rudolph Shinskey. Steamer Geo. Spencer Captain, Frank Conlin Engineer, H. D. Fifield. Steamer Clyde Captain, Burt Ward Engineer, E. H. Parry. Steamer Veronica Captain, John G. McIntosh Engineer, Abraham Wood. Steamer C. F. Curtis Captain, F. S. Forton Engineer, James Walsh. Steamer Fred Mercer Captain, J. T. Kenney Engineer, J. A. Westrick. Steamer H. E. Packer Captain, Geo. H. Lane Engineer, Fred Hebard. Schooner B. L. Pennington Captain, C. C. Hanley. Schooner Moravia Captain, Peter Keischgens. Schooner Amboy Captain, Jos. A. Thodey. Schooner N. C. Holland Captain, J. H. Christie. Schooner T. S. Fassott Captain, John Bourkland. Toomey, Daniel F., Dunkirk, N. Y. Steamer, City of Grand Rapids Captain, John W. Averill. Turbine Steamship Co., Hamilton, Ont. Steamer Turbinia Captain, B. W. Bougard Engineer, A. White. Union Steamboat Line, Buffalo, N. Y., T. T. Morford, Manager, Henry C. Jordan, Chief Engineer. Steamer Starrucea Captain, James R. Gibson Engineer, Alex. A. Brown. Steamer Ramapo Captain, F. W. Hoehn Engineer, Henry Johnson. Steamer Chemung Captain. J. A. McDonald Engineer, Nelson Johnson. Steamer Owego Captain, F. W. McQuilkin Engineer, J. C. Tenant. Steamer Tioga Captain, John C. Clark Engineer, Wm. Hayes. Steamer Binghamton Captain, F. R. Gebhard Engineer, John Caul. Steamer Rochester Captain, O. P. Finegan Engineer, E. M. Carpenter. Steamer New York Captain, Joseph Acton Engineer, E. T. Jenkins. U. S. Transportation Co., 1007-9-11 Rockefeller Bldg., Cleveland, E. Hull, Superintending Engineer, 332 15th St., Buffalo, N. Y. Steamer L. C. Smith Captain, Alex. Forbes Engineer, Robt. Leach. Steamer Hurlbut W. Smith Captain, J. H. Driscoll Engineer, Wm. Roach. Steamer William Nottingham Captain, Sidney Le Beau Engineer, John Courtney. Steamer Geo. B. Leonard Captain, Geo. W. Pierce Engineer, Geo. Oldman. Steamer Monroe C. Smith Captain, Chas. D. Woodward Engineer H. J. Gregg. Steamer B. Lyman Smith Captain, Frank Boyer Engineer, John Davidson. Steamer Wilbert L. Smith Captain, H. L. Mills Engineer, Jos. Taylor. Steamer Horace S. Wilkinson Captain, A. W. Stalker Engineer, W. Beckbissinger. Steamer Chas. W. Warner Captain, F. H. Reid Engineer, Geo. Milne. Steamer W. W. Broum Captain, J. H. Sinclair Engineer, Harry Vaughn. Steamer William H. Gratwick Captain, James Riley Engineer, Allen Lansphere. Steamer A. G. Brawer Captain, Wm. II. Blottner Engineer, Edw. Reading. Cowle Transit Co., 1007-9-11 Rockefeller Bldg., Cleveland. Steamer John B. Cowle Captain, E. T. Rattray Engineer, Chas. Couchaine. Mona Transportation Co., 1007-9-11 Rockefeller Bldg., Cleveland. Steamer Geo. Presly Captain, F. C. Folsom Engineer, Geo. Masters. Lyman C. Smith Trans. Co., 1007-9-11 Rockefeller Bldg., Cleveland. Steamer Lyman C. Smith Captain, R. J. Lyons Engineer, E. Hull. Vance & Co., David, Managers, Interocean Navigation Co., Milwaukee, Wis. Steamer Maryland Captain. Timothy Kelly Engineer, M. Conley. Steamer Manchester Captain, Ralph Nutting Engineer, Jas. Grant. Vance & Co., David, Managers, Milwaukee Steamship Co., Milwaukee, Wis. Steamer F. Schlesinger Captain, Edw. Brownell Engineer, R. Pipkorn. Vance & Co., David, Managers, Wisconsin Steamship Co., Milwaukee, Wis. Steamer F. L. Vance Captain, D. S. Vail Engineer, E. Jahn. Steamer, R. P. Flower Captain, Everest Zwemer Engineer, Daniel Darcey. Volunteer Transit Co., Perry-Payne Bldg., Cleveland. Steamer Chas. B catty Captain, John Milne Engineer, Gilbert McPhail. Vulean Transportation Co., Detroit, Jas. Findlater, Secretary. Steamer R. Hackett. Schooner Wm. McGregor. Waldo, L. C., Manager, Northwestern Trans. Co., Detroit. Steamer Harvey H. Brown Captain, D. Girardin Engineer, Nicklas Anderson. Steamer Fyette Brown Captain, D. Girardin, Jr. Engineer, Robt. Cummings. Steamer 5. R. Kirby Captain, Thos. H. Sanders Engineer, Chas. E. Colins. Schooner Geo. E. Hartnell Captain, L. C. Allen. Waldo, L. C., Manager, Roby Trans. Co., Detroit. Steamer L C. Waldo Captain John Duddleson Engineer, N. C. Allen. Walzcak, Stephen, 812 Greenwood St., Milwaukee, Wis. Schooner L. B. Coates Captain, II. Brandt. Wallace & Cunningham Transit Co., Detroit, Mich., James I. Wallace, President. Steamer W. B. Morley Captain. John McAlpin Engineer, Chas. Monroe. Wanwig, A. C., 79 Evergreen Ave., Chicago. Steamer J. D. Marshall Captain, A. C. Wanwig Engineer, Christ Dahl. Warde, John J., 419 Oak St., Chicago. Steamer Niko Captain, Thomas Beggs Engineer, John Collins. Schooner Annie M. Petersen Captain, Chas. Bough. West Division Steamship Co., Chicago, D. Sullivan & Co., Managers. Steamer Fred Pabst Captain, D. C. Sullivan Engineer, James Rossan. Steamer W. H. Wolf Captain, J. O. Lolleau Engineer, W. Reardon. Schooner Armenia Captain, Geo. M. Dennis. Western Transit Co,. Buffalo, N. Y., E. T. Douglas, Manager. Steamer Auburn. Steamer Boston Captain, H. L. Dennis Engineer, Patrick Welch. Steamer Buffalo Captain, John Fisher Engineer, Jas. Sangers. Steamer Chicago Captain, Thos. Slattery Engineer, John W. Rainey. Steamer Commodore Captain, M. Folan Engineer, John Metke. Steamer Duluth— Captain, E. R. Jones Engineer, F. A. Miller. Steamer Milwaukee Captain, F. D. Osborn Engineer, J. W. Mark. Steamer Mohawk Captain, Henry Murphy Engineer, C. L. Murray. Steamer Rome. Steamer Superior Captain, Donald Gillies. Steamer Syracuse Captain, John Kennedy Engineer, Dan Donohue. Steamer Troy Captain, Robert Murray Engineer, Fred W. Hale. Steamer Utica Captain, John Davis Engineer, Henry Hess. Steamer Yonkers. Barge Ben Brink Captain, Alex. Ruske. Barge Grey Oak Captain, Rodman Almy. Whitaker, Byron, Detroit, Mich. Steamer Byron Whitaker Captain, James P. Stewart Engineer, Dexter Blauvelt. White Star Line, Detroit, Mich., B. W. Parker, General Manager, Winfield Dubois, Chief Engineer. Steamer Tashmoo Captain, Burt S. Baker Engineer, Winfield Dubois. Steamer Greyhound Captain, Meikelham Engineer, David Maxwell. Steamer City of Toledo Captain, J. J. Stover Engineer, M. J. Gilligan. Steamer Owana Captain, Harry Tyrie Engineer, C. H. McCarten. White, Guy, N. Tonowanda, N. Y. Steamer Edward Smith Captain, Chas. D. Miller Engineer, Chas. C. Smith. White, James A., N. Tonawanda, N. Y. Steamer Three Brothers Captain, Sam Christopher Engineer, George Heath. Willoughby, Capt. W. J., Goderich, Ont. Steamer Ben ton Captain, W. J. Willoughby Engineer, Richard Baxter. Wilson Transit Line, Cleveland, O., Rockefeller Building. Steamer Henry W, Oliver Captain, W. W. Dawley Engineer, Frank C. Stoeber. Steamer Capt. Thos. Wilson Captain, J. S. Wood Engineer, Fred Harmon. Steamer Andrew Carnegie Captain, Daniel Buie Engineer, James F. Derrig. Steamer W. D. Rees Captain, E. R. Morton Engineer, Chas. V. Annable. Steamer Yuma Captain, C. H. Francke Engineer, John Heinkehnan. Steamer Spokane Captain, J. McArthur Engineer, W. E. Donovan. Wineman, Henry, Jr., Detroit, Mich. Steamer City of Berlin. Steamer Tampa. Steamer Raleigh. Steamer Tokio. Schooner Aurora. Wisconsin Transportation Co., Sheboygan, Wis. Steamer Brazil Captain, R. Rieboldt Engineer, A. J. Wilson. Wolvin, A. B., Manager, Acme Steamship Co., Duluth, Minn., Joseph F. Hayes, Superintending Engineer. Steamer Augustus B. Wolvin Captain, J. W. Narcross Engineer, Theo. A. Meyers. Steamer James C. Wallace Captain, Frank C. Rae Engineer, Andrew Haas. Wolvin, A. B., Manager, Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Trans. Co., Duluth, Minn., Jno. F. Hayes, Superintending Engineer. Steamer A. \. Marshall Captain, John Duncanson Engineer, Geo. McMonagle. Steamer John Crerar Captain, Alex. Craigie Engineer, John Busted. Steamer John Lambert Captain, Ralph Gleason Engineer, Wm. T. Riley. Steamer Robert Wallace Captain, D. A. Kiah Engineer, Geo. E. Willard. Steamer A. D. Davidson Captain, Hugh Hagen Engineer, W. N. Newcome. Steamer S. A". Parent Captain, J. W. Goodrich Engineer, J. W. Drysdale. Steamer H. G. Dalton Captain, W. D. Waite Engineer, Guy L. Barnhardt. Steamer S. Keefe Captain, Dan Barry Engineer, Geo. Winters. Steamer John Sharpies Captain, J. F. Johns Engineer, L. W. Griggs. Steamer George C. Howe Captain, Frank C. Pratt Engineer, J. H. Norton. Wolvin, A. B., Manager, Peavey Steamship Co., Duluth, Minn., Joseph F. Hayes, Superintending Engineer. Steamer Frank H. Peavey Captain, A. G. Tappan Engineer, James Patterson. Steamer George W, Peavey Captain, L. E. Boyce Engineer, A. L. Roberts. Steamer F. T. Hoffelfinger Captain, John Tower Engineer, W. L. Sperry. Steamer Frederick B. Wells Captain, Alva Shaver Engineer, George A. Gardner. Wolvin, A. B., Manager, Provident Steamship Co., Duluth, Minn., Joseph F. Hayes, Superintending Engineer. Steamer James H. Hoyt Captain, W. A. McLeod Engineer, W. A. Moudy. Steamer D. G. Kerr Captain, E. D. Ballentine Engineer, Gilbert Patterson. Steamer J. H. Reed Captain, F. P. Houghton Engineer, James A. McPhee. Steamer D. M. Clemson Captain, S. R. Chamberlain Engineer, Jay A. Popp. Young, A. J., Marine City, Mich. Schooner Homer.