1873, Nov 4 Launched; recieved engine, boiler & cabin of MANITOWOC, originally from MAY QUEEN; will ply Chicago, Milwaukee & ports north; accomodates 180 passengers.
1876 Collision with schooner LEO near Chicago Harbor.
1882 Owned Kenesha, WI.
1884 920 passenger capacity.
1886 Runs daily Chicago, IL - Milwaukee, WI.
1893, Oct 3 Beached at Racine, WI in dense fog.
1912 Steel floating drydock at Manitowoc broke free & crashed into CHICAGO & SHEBOYGAN, damaging each.
1915 Last season of operation, freight only.
1917 Condemned; owned by Manitowoc Ship Building Co., who converted it into a floating boarding house, moored on Manitowoc River for it's employees.
1919, Jun 30 Abandoned, stripped & beached.
211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
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