Events from yesterday:
- Copper Rush
Hammond Whitney of Boston ,MA received Lease 11 for 3 miles square near Keweenaw , T58N , R29W for the Gratiot Company
William Burt discovers iron ore near Marquette.
The brig J. J. Astor arrives at Copper Harbor, anchors off shore due to wind but wrecks when her anchor gives out on 9/19/1844
Events for today:
Events for tomorrow:
The brig John Jacob Astor runs aground in Copper Harbor while bringing supplies to Fort Wilkins
The barges City of St. Joseph an the Transport wreck in a gale east of Eagle Harbor.