$500 reward! Mr. William Albert Greeene, sic of the firm of Allen & Greene,
Poster announces a reward for recovery of body and papers of Mr. William Albert Greeene [sic] who was killed when the steamboat Lexington was destroyed by fire in Long Island Sound.
The steamer Lexington was bound for Stonington from New York on January 13, 1840 when a fire broke out. There were only four survivors of the 143 on board.