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Moments in Time: Wreck of the George M. Cox

MIT_Sivertson_Cox_shipwreck.mp34.72 MB

In 1933, the George M. Cox, a passenger ship bound for Canada, hit a reef and become one of 25 shipwrecks near Isle Royale. In this edition of WTIP's ongoing historical series, Moments in Time, local resident Howard Sivertson shares recollections of the wreck of the Cox.

(Audio courtesy of Cook County Historical Society)