Six Fitzgerald Brothers : Lake Captains All


CUTLER, Elizabeth F. and Walter M. HIRTHE. Six Fitzgerald Brothers : Lake Captains All . Milwaukee, WI: Wisconsin Marine Historical Society, 1983. Pp.(2),[i]-xxii,1-262,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with silver decoratio n to front, silver lettering to spine. A survey of the nautical careers of the Brothers' Fitzgerald, who emigrated from Ireland to Michigan aboard theMount Zion in 1836, before becoming shipping magnates in the Great Lakes r egion. Contents: 1. From Ireland to Michigan; 2. Edmond Fitzgerald and His Family; 3. Thomas Fitzgerald; 4. Michael Fitzgerald and James Lamb; 5. Three Brothers Settle in Milwaukee; 6. Robert P. Fitzgerald and His Fleets; 7. William Fitzgerald and His Son, Walter J.; 8. John Fitzgerald, The Milwaukee Ship Yard Co., and The Milwaukee Dry Dock Co.; 9. William E. Fitzgerald Carries On; 10. Two Namesakes. With numerous appendices, with genealogical information and lists of vessels. Errata slip laid in. Vg. 40.00

Title: Six Fitzgerald Brothers : Lake Captains All

Author Name: CUTLER, Elizabeth F. and Walter M. HIRTHE HIRTHE, Walter FITZGERALD, Edmond)

Categories: 67,

Publisher: Wisconsin Marine Historical Society, Milwaukee, WI, 1983, ISBN:0961247606:

Seller ID: 73581

Keywords: NAUTICAL UNITED STATES MERCANTILE GREAT LAKES WISCONSIN SHIP CAPTAINS AMERICAN,