Episode written & edited by Dan Macey
"Battle of Lake Erie: Building the Fleet in the Wilderness," Naval Historical Foundation (Spring 1979).
Blue Book of American Shipping: Marine and Naval Directory of the United States; Statistics of Shipping and Shipbuilding in America. (Marine Review Publishing Company, 1896).
Stone Laboratory, "The Battle of Lake Erie," Ohio State University's Stone Laboratory.
Radm. Denys W.Knoll, USN (Ret.), Battle of Lake Erie: Building the Fleet in the Wilderness (Washington D.C.: Naval Historical Foundation, Spring 1979)
Axel Nelson, "History of Shipbuilding" (1997)
"Minnesota's Lake Superior Shipwrecks: History and Development of Great Lakes Water Craft," Minnesota Historical Society. Adapted from the National Register's Multiple Property Documentation(MPDF) "Minnesota's Lake Superior Shipwrecks A.D. 1650-1945" by: Patrick Labadie, Brina J. Agranat and Scott Anfinson.