- 375 ton displacement
History and Notes
- 1896 Owned Mark Hanna.
- Owned U.S. Government, served as dispatch boat in Spanish-American War; renamed U.S.S. HAWK.
- Used as Presidential yacht for William McKinley & Theodore Roosevelt.
- Returned to U.S. Navy; used as tug durning World War.
- 1906, Aug 6 Used as training ship on Lake Michigan.
- 1926-39 Used as training ship.
- 1941, Apr Origional engine removed, sent to Smithsonian Museum; new diesel engine installed & put back in active service.
- U.S. Merchant Vessels
- Newspaper Clippings
- Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit-Mercy
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- 2008-02-21 15:59:29
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This image is now available from the Alpena County Public Library Great Lakes Maritime Collection site. This MLibrary collection will be retired on April 16, 2018.
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