The Rough Draft Diaries with Haley Taylor

The Christmas Ship

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The Rouse Simmons was a three-masted schooner famous for having sunk in a violent storm on Lake Michigan in 1912. The ship was bound for Chicago with a cargo of Christmas trees when it foundered off Two Rivers, Wisconsin. We'll learn all about this famous ship and its captain as we take a virtual trip to the National Museum of the Great Lakes.

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