First steamer to have whistle instead of bell.
1837, Jun 24 Launched; traded between Cleveland, OH & Buffalo, NY.
1840, May Carried troops to Fort Winnebago, Green Bay.
1840 - 44 Ran excursion trips from Buffalo - Sault Ste. Marie / Mackinaw, MI & Green Bay / Milwaukee, WI.
1841 or 1843 Converted to coal burning with single boiler; first steamer to be fueled by coal.
1841, Jul Machinery damaged off Vermilion, OH; repaired at Cleveland, OH.
1842, Aug 29 Struck a rock.
1843, Apr Overhauled, repaired.
1843, Oct Collided with brig REBECCA near Buffalo.
1844 Owned Henry Sizer & George Tifft et al, Buffalo.
1844, Jul 26 Broke tiller rope causing collision with MADISON at Chicago.
1847, Feb 25 Owned Richard Sears & Griffith et al.
1847, Apr Repaired.
1847, May Foundered off Michigan City, IN; raised.
1847, Jul 28 Owned Orson Shepard & J. Nellis, Ashtabula, OH; ran Detroit, MI - Buffalo.
1847, Aug 20 Collided with unknown schooner in Detroit River.
1847+ Towed vessels up rapids between Buffalo & Tonawanda, NY.
1854, May Burned.
211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
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