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Sprague, Howard Freeman (1871 - 1899)

"Wilcox" Towboat

Signed lower right, O/C, professionally restored, 29 1/2" X 17", original frame

The Wilcox was built by J. M. Jones, Detroit, 1869. It was 123 feet in length at a gross tonnage of 159 tons. She sank off Tawas Point in Saginaw Bay, Lake Huron in 1893.

Great Lakes shipping information available at Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary Collection.

Howard Freeman Sprague (American, 1871-1899) "Wilcox" Towboat

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