mackinaw is at the head of Lake Michigan—Chicago, at the foot.
In silence he arose and slipped on his mackinaw blanket coat.
At mackinaw concentrate all the radial lines of water navigation in the upper lakes.
He was dressed in mackinaw, and wore a fur cap with drooping ear-flaps.
Robinson's Folly is a high bluff, northeast from the village of mackinaw, half a mile from the mission house.
mackinaw has more than the advantages of Cincinnati for manufactures.
Firearms were introduced among the Omaha prior to 1819, when Dougherty says that they preferred those called "mackinaw guns."
At the Straits of mackinaw the whole system of land and water centres.
As he threw off his mackinaw preparatory to starting work he snapped out the story of the situation at the quarry.
Re-entering the Saut the steamer shapes her course for mackinaw.
type of boat used on the Great Lakes, 1812, from Mackinac, name of a port and island in Michigan, from Ojibway (Algonquian) mitchimakinak "many turtles," from mishiin- "be many" + mikinaak "snapping turtle." As a type of heavy blanket given to the Indians by the U.S. government, it is attested from 1822.