720 XTF Search Results (subject=Inland water transportation -- Great Lakes.;subject-join=exact;smode=simple;brand=default);subject-join%3Dexact;smode%3Dsimple;brand%3Ddefault Results for your query: subject=Inland water transportation -- Great Lakes.;subject-join=exact;smode=simple;brand=default Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Act of incorporation: organization and by-laws of the Northern Transportation Company, organized March 12, 1855. Northern Transportation Company Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Gilchrist Transportation Company Records. Gilchrist Transportation Company The Gilchrist Transportation Company was a Cleveland, Ohio-based shipping firm which dealt primarily with the transportation of coal and ore on the Great Lakes during the early 1900s. The collection consists of daily reports, agreements, account records, and miscellaneous reports and papers. Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT Harvey Huntington Brown Papers. Brown, Harvey Huntington Harvey Huntington Brown (1848-1923) was a Cleveland, Ohio, shipper, manufacturer and financier who was involved in the iron ore and lake shipping businesses. He owned Harvey H. Brown & Co. The collection consists of letters to Brown from shippers, bankers and manufacturers throughout the Midwest concerning his lake shipping and iron ore businesses and his civic, charitable and club activities, and letters from Brown, announcements, forms, bills, paid invoices, newspaper clippings and warranty deeds. Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT Thomas Wilson Papers. Wilson, Thomas Thomas Wilson emigrated to the United States from Scotland in 1854. He began his career in shipping as a ship boy at the age of sixteen, and by the age of twenty was a captain. He left New York City in 1867 for the Great Lakes, where he invested in the shipping industry and eventually owned and operated the Wilson Marine Transit Company, based in Cleveland, Ohio. The company specialized in bulk cargo shipping on the Great Lakes. By the time of Wilson's death in 1900, the company's fleet included 17 steamers, two sailing ships, and a barge. The collection consists of correspondence, publications, and legal documents relating to Wilson's career in the shipping industry. Included are articles of co-partnership of the Cleveland Block Company, articles of agreement between Thomas Wilson and his wife Mary (from whom he borrowed money to build his first ship), and a pamphlet published by the Wilson Marine Transit Company. Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT