Michael Sligh Papers, 1972-2019 (bulk 1984-2016)

Container Title
Series: River Steamboats
Subseries: Select Photographs and Wrecks
Box/Album   27
Item   1
Addie Johnston of the White Collar Line, Stillwater, Minnesota
Box/Album   27
Item   2
“Steamboats on Ways, Boat Yard, Rock Island, Ill.”
Box/Album   27
Item   3
Alex Mitchel, 1870-1881
Note: Upper Mississippi steamboat named for the president of the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad.
Box/Album   27
Item   4
Wreck of the rafter Alfred Toll, Dubuque, Iowa, 1890
Box/Album   27
Item   5
Altona, upper Mississippi River steamboat
Note: Photographer: probably Sam G. Smith
Box/Album   27
Item   6
Andy Johnson, 1866-1876
Note: Belonged to Keokuk Northern Line, named after Andrew Johnson.
Box/Album   27
Item   7
W.R. Arthur, 1864-1871
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Missouri
Box/Album   27
Item   8-9
Raising the wreck of the Bart E. Linehan by the Ethel Howard, 1896
Box/Album   27
Item   10
Belle of Calhoun, 1895-1931
Note: Named for Miss Anna Wood of Calhoun, Illinois.
Box/Album   27
Item   11-13
Burning of the Bluff City, Chester, Illinois, 1897 November
Note: Photographer: Welge, Chester, Ill.
Box/Album   27
Item   14
Steamboat Canada
Box/Album   27
Item   15
Capitol operated by the Streckfus Steamers Inc. Fountain City, Wisconsin, 1925
Note: Photographer: Merchants Film Service, Winona, Minn.
Box/Album   27
Item   16
Unidentified steamer on the Mississippi River, Cassville. Wisconsin, about 1890
Note: Photographer: Frank Feiker Studio, Cassville, Wisconsin
Box/Album   27
Item   17
Charles Morgan, operated the lower Mississippi River, 1873-1886
Box/Album   27
Item   18
Steamboat Chippewa, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, 1868
Note: This was mainly used between Eau Claire, Wisconsin and Reads Landing, Minnesota.
Box/Album   27
Item   19
Race between Chris Green and Betsy Ann, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1928 July 24
Box/Album   27
Item   20
The City of Hickman, a lower Mississippi River Steamboat, 1890-1896
Note: Photographer: W.A. Pryor, La Crosse, Wisconsin
Box/Album   27
Item   21
The City of Hickman, 1890-1896
Note: Sunk in the chute of Island 40, 12 miles above Memphis, Tenn.
Box/Album   27
Item   22
City of Louisville, 1894-1918
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box/Album   27
Item   23
City of Madison, built in 1882
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box/Album   27
Item   24
City of Madison, Madison, Indiana, 1894 June 18
Note: Built in 1882 and operated on the Ohio River.
Box/Album   27
Item   25
City of Monroe, lower Mississippi River steamboat, 1887-1896
Box/Album   27
Item   26
City of New Orleans, operated on the lower Mississippi River, 1881-1898
Box/Album   27
Item   27
City of St. Paul, built in La Crosse, Wisconsin, 1866
Box/Album   27
Item   28
Steamers City of Winona, Glenmont, and unidentified steamer at the landing, Winona, Minnesota, about 1900
Note: Photographer: Charles A. Tenney
Box/Album   27
Item   29
City of Winona passing through bridge at Rock Island, Illinois
Box/Album   27
Item   30
Clyde being raised by U.S. towboat Abbot near Buffalo Island, Cairo, Illinois, 1899
Box/Album   27
Item   31
Courier, operated on the lower Mississippi River
Note: Photographer: H.W. Craig, Marietta, Ohio
Box/Album   27
Item   32
Cyclone, Trempealeau, Wisconsin
Box/Album   27
Item   33
David Swain, Henry, Illinois, about 1909
Box/Album   27
Item   34
Belle Memphis, St. Louis, Missouri, 1880-1897
Box/Album   27
Item   35
Belle Memphis, Chester, Illinois, 1897 September
Box/Album   27
Item   36
Bonanza, 1885-1909
Box/Album   27
Item   37
Bostona, 1879-1899
Box/Album   27
Item   38
Government sidewheel snagboat David Tipton raising the boilers of the burned and sunken JS, near Victory, Wisconsin, 1910
Box/Album   27
Item   39
Dubuque, 1896-1919
Box/Album   27
Item   40
Dubuque sunk with a hole of 142 feet long in her hull, Oquawka, Illinois, 1901
Box/Album   27
Item   41
Sternwheel cotton packet Eugene, operated on the Arkansas River, 1887-1898
Box/Album   27
Item   42
Gem City, 1884-1895
Note: Photographer: W.A. Pryor, La Crosse, Wisconsin
Box/Album   27
Item   43
Gem City sunk at Fruitland Landing, 1889 August 31
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box/Album   27
Item   44
“1st Str. Grand Republic.”
Box/Album   27
Item   45
Guiding Star, 1878-1893
Box/Album   27
Item   46
The levee at the foot of Jackson St. showing the Grey Eagle, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1859
Box/Album   27
Item   47
Hattie Darling raising the Lafayette Lamb after it sank six miles above Muscatine, Iowa, 1900 July
Box/Album   27
Item   48
Henry M. Stanley, 1890-1907
Box/Album   27
Item   49
Hudson, built in 1886
Box/Album   27
Item   50
“The wreck of the Str. JS, burned June 25, 1910.”
Box/Album   27
Item   51
James Howard, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1870-1881
Box/Album   27
Item   52
John W. Cannon, 1878-1886
Box/Album   27
Item   53
Juaniata, built in Winona, Minnesota, 1889
Box/Album   27
Item   54
Keokuk, La Crosse, Wisconsin, 1858-1866
Box/Album   27
Item   55
Sternwheel packet La Crosse, originally rafter Ravanna, built in Stillwater, Minnesota, 1889
Note: Photographer: J.J. Zimmer man, Alma, Wisconsin
Box/Album   27
Item   56
Lady Lee, Memphis, Tennessee, 1889-1895
Box/Album   27
Item   57
Majestic, St. Louis, Missouri, 1914 June 21
Box/Album   27
Item   58
Mary Morton lying at the levee, La Crosse, Wisconsin, 1881
Box/Album   27
Item   59
Mary Morton, built in 1880
Box/Album   27
Item   60
Mary Morton sunk near Clarksville, Missouri, 1892 September 10
Box/Album   27
Item   61
Sidewheel steam packet Mary after the cyclone at Mobile, Alabama, 1906
Box/Album   27
Item   62
A.L. Mason, 1890-1894
Box/Album   27
Item   63
Morning Star, Bellevue, Iowa, 1910-1920
Box/Album   27
Item   64
Natchez steamboat
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box/Album   27
Item   65
“The great race on the Mississippi.”
Box/Album   27
Item   66
W.F. Nisbet, 1883-1900
Box/Album   27
Item   67
Ora Lee, renamed Orland, about 1900-1901
Box/Album   27
Item   68
Steamboating on the upper Mississippi, Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, about 1940
Note: Photographer: Cramer-Krasselt Co., Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Box/Album   27
Item   69
Diamond Jo line steamboat Quincy sunk near Trempealeau Mountain, Wisconsin
Box/Album   27
Item   70-71
Hull of the Ravenna at the boat yard after capsizing at Moquoketa Chute, Dubuque, Iowa, 1902
Note: Photographer: F.H. Wagner, Dubuque, Iowa
Box/Album   27
Item   72
Robert E. Lee, Cairo, Illionis, 1867
Box/Album   27
Item   73a
Race between Robert E. Lee and Natchez from New Orleans to St. Louis, 1870
Box/Album   27
Item   73b
Rowena Lee, 1890-1902
Box/Album   27
Item   74
John A. Scudder at the wharf with her largest cargo aboard, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1878 November 28
Box/Album   27
Item   75
St. Paul after running aground, Muscatine, Iowa, 1895
Box/Album   27
Item   76
Sidney, Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin
Box/Album   27
Item   77
Sprague, built at Dubuque, Iowa, 1902
Box/Album   27
Item   78
R.R. Springer, 1879-1884
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box/Album   27
Item   79
Sultana, St. Louis, Missouri, 1865
Note: Photographer: Outley, St. Louis, Mo.
Box/Album   27
Item   80
Thompson Dean, Cincinnati, Ohio, about 1872
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box/Album   27
Item   81
Tidal Wave, Reeds Landing, Minnesota, 1870-1878
Box/Album   27
Item   82
Sidewheel packed of United States, 1869-1884
Box/Album   27
Item   83
Sternwheel rafter J.W. Van Sant raising rafter Glenmont
Box/Album   27
Item   84
Virginia, built in 1895
Box/Album   27
Item   85
War Eagle, built 1854
Box/Album   27
Item   86
Yazoo Valley and Edward J. Gay at the levee, New Orleans, Louisiana, about 1880
Box/Album   27
Item   87
Ruined boatyard, Wabasha, Minnesota
Box/Album   27
Item   88
River steamboat steering wheel decorated with Flowers, probably for a meeting of the Brotherhood of Upper Mississippi River Pilots, La Crosse, Wisconsin
Note: Photographer: W.A. Pryor, La Crosse, Wisconsin
Box/Album   27
Item   89
Copied lithograph from Currier and Ives, 1866
Subseries: Packets, Small River Steamboats
Box/Album   28
Item   1
Packet Alamakee, McGregor, Iowa, 1870
Box/Album   28
Item   2
Steamer Albatros, Dubuque, Iowa
Box/Album   28
Item   3
Alton, 1906-1910
Box/Album   28
Item   4
Alex McGregor and Brother Jonathan
Box/Album   28
Item   5
Andy Baum, about 1872
Box/Album   28
Item   6
Steamer Apollo at Cold Water Canyon landing, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, 1930 July
Box/Album   28
Item   7
Steamboat Arkansas and others at the levee, Winona, Minnesota, 1870-1880
Box/Album   28
Item   8-9
Bald Eagle, 1898-1934
Box/Album   28
Item   10
H.K. Bedford
Box/Album   28
Item   11
Belle of Alton, 1868-1873
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box/Album   28
Item   12
Steamboat Borealis Rex, 1888-1938
Box/Album   28
Item   13
Upper Mississippi River steamboat Burlington, 1864-1867
Box/Album   28
Item   14
Rafter C.J. Caffrey, built in 1861
Box/Album   28
Item   15
Canada, 1858-1870
Box/Album   28
Item   16
Charlotte Boeckeler
Note: Photographer: O.K. and Marine View Co., Montrose, Iowa
Box/Album   28
Item   17
Steamer City of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
Box/Album   28
Item   18
Steamer City of Louisville, Cincinnati, Ohio
Box/Album   28
Item   19
City of Providence, 1880-1910
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box/Album   28
Item   20
City of Quincy, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1891-1896
Box/Album   28
Item   21
Upper Mississippi River steamboat City of Quincy, 1891-1896
Box/Album   28
Item   22
Typical Mississippi River steamboat
Box/Album   28
Item   23
Clinton, 1872-1888
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box/Album   28
Item   24
Steamer Cyclone, Lake City, Minnesota
Box/Album   28
Item   25
Dubuque, 1896-1919
Box/Album   28
Item   26
Eclipse, 1882-1917
Box/Album   28
Item   27
Steamer Ellen Hardy at dock, Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin, 1870
Box/Album   28
Item   28a
Evansville, built 1880
Box/Album   28
Item   28b
Ferd Herald and J.N. Harbin at Memphis, Tennessee
Box/Album   28
Item   29a
Edward J. Gay
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box/Album   28
Item   29b
Fortuna, private boat that traveled between Chicago and St. Louis
Note: Photographer: Edward Bass, Montello, Wisconsin
Box/Album   28
Item   30
Frontenac, 1901
Box/Album   28
Item   31
Galena, Illinois
Box/Album   28
Item   32
Gardner
Box/Album   28
Item   33
Golden Era, Cairo, Illinois, 1863
Box/Album   28
Item   34
Golden Gate
Box/Album   28
Item   35
Grand, sister boat to the Rapids, Boscobel, Wisconsin, 1909 May 20
Box/Album   28
Item   36
“Grand Spirit Tables, Lake Pepin.”
Box/Album   28
Item   37
Steamer Grand passing Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin, 1909 May 18
Box/Album   28
Item   38
Grand Republic
Note: Photographer: Boehl and Koenig, St. Louis, Missouri
Box/Album   28
Item   39
Grey Eagle, built 1857
Box/Album   28
Item   40
Gray Eagle, 1898
Box/Album   28
Item   41
Greyhound, 1901-1917
Box/Album   28
Item   42
Harvester, 1896-1909
Box/Album   28
Item   43
M.L. Hatcher
Box/Album   28
Item   44
Helen Blair, originally Urania, bought by Captain Walter Blair and named for his daughter
Box/Album   28
Item   45
Helen Blair, Burlington, Iowa, 1901-1919
Box/Album   28
Item   46
Hill City, 1897-1903
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box/Album   28
Item   47
Hill City, renamed Corwin H Spencer, built 1897
Box/Album   28
Item   48
G.W. Hill
Box/Album   28
Item   49
Ida Campbell, Eau Claire, 1870
Box/Album   28
Item   50
Itasca, built 1857
Box/Album   28
Item   51
James Lee, 1898-1914
Box/Album   28
Item   52
Jennie Hays at Taylors Fall levee
Box/Album   28
Item   53
Jessie Bill, built 1882
Box/Album   28
Item   54
“Str. Jno. W. Cannon.”
Box/Album   28
Item   55
J.H. Johnson, 1863-1875
Box/Album   28
Item   56
Steamboat Jo Long
Box/Album   28
Item   57
Steamer Katie Robbins loaded with cotton
Box/Album   28
Item   58
Levee showing the Keokuk, Winona, Minnesota, 1858-1866, Photographer: Whitney, St. Paul, Minnesota
Box/Album   28
Item   59-60
Sternwheel packet Keokuk which operated between Keokuk and Quincy, Illinois, 1913 August
Box/Album   28
Item   61
Ken City, sister boat to the Itasca, built 1857
Box/Album   28
Item   62
Ken City, Frontenac, Minnesota, 1857-1862
Note: Photographer: Whitney and Zimmerman, St. Paul, Minnesota
Box/Album   28
Item   63
Keystone State, 1890-1913
Box/Album   28
Item   64
G.B. Knapp and Nellie Kent at the head of the St. Croix River navigation, Taylors Falls, Minnesota, 1871
Box/Album   28
Item   65
Steamer La Crosse at the levee, Alma, Wisconsin, 1900-1901
Box/Album   28
Item   66
Lady Elgin
Box/Album   28
Item   67
Riverboat Laura May on the Wolf River, near New London, Wisconsin, 1896
Box/Album   28
Item   68
Towboat Little Eagle
Note: Photographer: J.P. Doremus, Paterson, N.J.
Box/Album   28
Item   69
Lucy Bertram, 1863-1876
Box/Album   28
Item   70
Lucy Bertram with Captain William Laughton standing in front of the stack, Winona, Minnesota, 1865-1866
Box/Album   28
Item   71
McClellan
Box/Album   28
Item   72
Mayflower
Box/Album   28
Item   73
Milwaukee, built 1856
Box/Album   28
Item   74
Minnesota, about 1870
Box/Album   28
Item   75
Sidewheel passenger packet Muscatine
Box/Album   28
Item   76
Steamer Natchez
Box/Album   28
Item   77
Race from New Orleans to St. Louis between the Natchez and Robert E. Lee, 1870
Note: Painting by Dean Cornwall.
Box/Album   28
Item   78
New Orleans, 1911-1918
Box/Album   28
Item   79
New South, 1887-1906
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box/Album   28
Item   80
Steamboat Nominee, Galena, Illinois
Box/Album   28
Item   81
Northern Bell, 1856
Box/Album   28
Item   82
Northern Light, built 1856
Box/Album   28
Item   83
Orion, Wabash, Minnesota
Box/Album   28
Item   84
Pepin, built 1871-1872
Box/Album   28
Item   85
Phil Sheridan moored, about 1866
Note: Photographer: Wiggins and Barnes, Winona, Minnesota
Box/Album   28
Item   86
Phil Sheridan and Hawkeye State, 1866-1870
Box/Album   28
Item   87
Quincy and others at the levee, St. Louis, Missouri, about 1904
Box/Album   28
Item   88
Steamer Quincy
Box/Album   28
Item   89
Steamer Rapids, Boscobel, Wisconsin, 1909 May
Box/Album   28
Item   90-91
Redwing, built 1870
Box/Album   28
Item   92
Ferryboat J.A. Rhomberg, 1875
Box/Album   28
Item   93
Robert Harris, a recess-wheel small packet, Winona, Minnesota, about 1888
Box/Album   28
Item   94
Rock Island
Box/Album   28
Item   95
Ruth, built 1865
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Missouri
Box/Album   28
Item   96
St. Croix
Box/Album   28
Item   97
St. Paul
Box/Album   28
Item   98
St. Paul, about 1909
Box/Album   28
Item   99
St. Paul, 1904
Box/Album   28
Item   100
Packet New St. Paul at the Levee, Galena, Illinois, 1853
Box/Album   28
Item   101
Sherley, 1891-1897
Box/Album   28
Item   102
Silas Wright, 1866
Box/Album   28
Item   103
Steamboat Silver Wave
Box/Album   28
Item   104-105
River steamboat Spread Eagle, 1873
Box/Album   28
Item   106
Telebraph, 1877
Box/Album   28
Item   107
Verne Swain, built 1866
Box/Album   28
Item   108
Vern Swain, built in Stillwater, Minnesota, 1866
Note: Photographer: W.A. Pryor
Box/Album   28
Item   109-111
War Eagle, built 1876
Box/Album   28
Item   112
Wild Wagoner at the wharf, Wheeling, West Virginia, about 1870
Box/Album   28
Item   113
B.F. Yoakum
Box/Album   28
Item   114
Mississippi River packet with load of cotton
Box/Album   28
Item   115
“Approach to Trempealeau”
Subseries: Rafters, Tows, Miscellaneous Steamers, Docks, Levees
Box   29
Folder   1
Alex Mitchell, Winona, Minnesota, about 1870
Box   29
Folder   2
Annie Giron, one of the first steam rafters, Reeds Landing, Minnesota, about 1870
Box   29
Folder   3
Arkansas, 1872-1878
Box   29
Folder   4
Sternwheel rafter Artemus Lamb, built 1873
Box   29
Folder   5
Sternwheel ferry B.B., Quincy, Illinois, 1918
Box   29
Folder   6
Ferry boat passing through Moline Lock
Box   29
Folder   7
Bart E. Linehan
Box   29
Folder   8
Belle of La Crosse and Alex McGregor in the harbor, La Crosse, Wisconsin, 1873
Box   29
Folder   9
Belle of La Crosse, built 1868
Box   29
Folder   10
Steamboat Belvidere, 1825
Box   29
Folder   11
Mississippi River Steamboats at Burlington, Iowa
Box   29
Folder   12
C.W. Cowles, a sternwheel rafter with an excursion barge on the Mississippi River near Fort Snelling, Minnesota
Box   29
Folder   13
Cleon and G.B. Knapp on the day of the funeral of Captain Ben Knapp, Osceola, Wisconsin, 1887 October 6
Box   29
Folder   14
Cornucopia unloading tanbark in the harbor, Appleton, Wisconsin, 1870
Note: Excerpted from the Milwaukee Journal, Sunday, December 12, 1926.
Box   29
Folder   15
Sternwheel rafter Champion, Fort Madison, Iowa, 1870
Box   29
Folder   16
Chaperon towing the barge Summer Girl near Clinton, Iowa
Box   29
Folder   17
Loading cotton on the Mississippi River flat boats, Chattanooga, Tennessee, about 1875
Box   29
Folder   18
Sternwheel towboat Chicot, built 1925
Box   29
Folder   19
City of Keithsburg and Sucker State at shore
Box   29
Folder   20
Sidewheel steam rafter Clyde, 1870-1875
Box   29
Folder   21
Sidewheel towboat Coal City, 1964-1814
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box   29
Folder   22
Sternwheel rafter C.W. Cowles, 1881-1909
Box   29
Folder   23
C.W. Cowles pushing a lumber raft on the Mississippi River, McGregor, Iowa, 1881-1909
Box   29
Folder   24
Cyclone at Red Wing, Minnesota
Box   29
Folder   25-27
Davenport, built 1860
Box   29
Folder   28
Sidewheel steamboat Diamond Jo, 1875
Box   29
Folder   29
Ed Richardson, 1878-1888
Box   29
Folder   30
U.S. Government river improvement boat Elinor near Lansing, Iowa
Box   29
Folder   31
River boat Evelyn moored by warehouses, Calumet Harbor, Lake Winnebago, Wisconsin, 1904
Box   29
Folder   32
Everett, a towboat which acted as a bow boat for the B. Hershey
Box   29
Folder   33
The Floating Palace, a boat circus of the 1850s
Box   29
Folder   34
Steamboats General Ashburn, U.S. Willow and C.C. Webber at Dubuque harbor, Iowa,
Box   29
Folder   35
General Bernard, Galena, Illinois, 1899 June 22
Box   29
Folder   36
U.S. Snagboat General Barnard
Box   29
Folder   37
Gem City, 1884-1895
Box   29
Folder   38
Glenmont towing a log raft, La Crosse, Wisconsin, about 1905
Box   29
Folder   39
The levee with steamer Gypsy, La Crosse, Wisconsin, 1900-1908
Box   29
Folder   40
Helena
Box   29
Folder   41
Henry Frank at the levee with a record cargo of 9,226 bales of cotton, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1881
Box   29
Folder   42
B. Hershey, 1877-1908
Box   29
Folder   43
H. Hershey, Lansing, Iowa, 1886-1908
Box   29
Folder   44
B. Hershey towing a log raft near Lansing, Iowa, 1890-1900
Box   29
Folder   45
Hiram Price, L.W. Crane, Annie Girdon, L.W. Barden, Buckeye, Clyde, unidentified, Alvira, Silas Wright wintered at Reeds Landing, Minnesota
Box   29
Folder   46
Ideal, Winona, Minnesota, 1914 October 3
Box   29
Folder   47
Iowa City, 1868-1876
Box   29
Folder   48
Isaac Staples towing raft
Box   29
Folder   49
Sternwheeler James W. Good and barges on the Mississippi River near La Crosse, Wisconsin, about 1948
Box   29
Folder   50
Jennie Brown
Box   29
Folder   51
Josie, Reeds Landing, Minnesota, 1875
Box   29
Folder   52
Kate Cassel at the levee, Winona, Minnesota, 1856
Box   29
Folder   53
Kit Carson, built in Stillwater, Minnesota, 1880
Box   29
Folder   54a
River front from Pettibone Park, La Crosse, Wisconsin
Box   29
Folder   54b
L.W. Barden, sidewheel rafter built in Berlin, Wisconsin, 1864
Box   29
Folder   55
Last Chance
Box   29
Folder   56-57
U.S. lighthouse tender Lily, built 1875
Box   29
Folder   58
Lion, built in Lyons, Iowa, 1875
Box   29
Folder   59
Sidewheel packet steamboat Minneapolis, built 1869
Box   29
Folder   60
Minnesota, built 1912
Box   29
Folder   61
Steamboats at the landing, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1903-1913
Box   29
Folder   62
Painting from a series made to illustrate phases of the history of transportation
Note: Photographer: Bureau of Public Roads
Box   29
Folder   63
Mississippi River steamboat loaded with Cotton, New Orleans, Louisiana
Box   29
Folder   64
Mountain Belle, built 1869
Box   29
Folder   65
Towboat Natchez, 1920-1948
Box   29
Folder   66
Mississippi river raft boat Northstar
Box   29
Folder   67
Northwestern, 1870-1882
Box   29
Folder   68
E.M. Norton, a sternwheel towboat
Box   29
Folder   69
Boats at Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, 1900-1910
Box   29
Folder   70
Patrick J. Hurley leaving the locks on the Mississippi River with coal barges and cargo, Alma, Wisconsin, about 1945
Box   29
Folder   71
Sternwheel packet Patrol, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1897
Box   29
Folder   72
Phil Scheckel with Captain Phil Scheckel standing in front of the pilot house and William Dustin at the Wheel, Reeds Landing, Minnesota, 1880
Box   29
Folder   73
Phil Scheckel, built 1877
Box   29
Folder   74
Phil Sheridan, Wheeling, West Virginia, 1866
Note: Photographer: Sam G. Smith, St. Louis, Mo.
Box   29
Folder   75
Levee showing steamboat Centennial and the little Hastings ferry Plough Boy, Prescott, Wisconsin, 1876
Box   29
Folder   76
Steamboat Quincy in the lower lock at Des Moines Canal, Iowa, 1904
Box   29
Folder   77
Red Wing, unidentified boat and barge Mae at the landing, St. Paul, Minnesota, about 1909
Box   29
Folder   78
Richmond, probably at St. Louis, Missouri, 1868-1869
Note: Photographer: Boehl and Koenig, St. Louis, Mo.
Box   29
Folder   79
Rob Roy, built in Madison, Indiana, 1866 August
Box   29
Folder   80
Sidewheel ferry Rock Island
Box   29
Folder   81
Ruby, Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, 1912 April
Box   29
Folder   82
Steamboats in La Crosse harbor, La Crosse, Wisconsin
Box   29
Folder   83
Sternwheel rafter Sea Wing, built in Diamond Bluff, Wisconsin, 1888
Box   29
Folder   84
Steamer Stook towing railroad ties to Joppa, Illinois
Note: Photographer: Frank A. Gregory Art Studio, Metropolis, Illinois
Box   29
Folder   85
Rafter Ten Broek, 1882-1904
Box   29
Folder   86
Thomas Sherlock, 1873-1881
Box   29
Folder   87-88
Steamer Uncle Sam on the Cumberland River, Tennessee, about 1900
Box   29
Folder   89
J.W. Van Sant, Wabasha, Minnesota, 1890-1907
Box   29
Folder   90
Recess-wheel steamboat Warsaw, Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, about 1875
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Folder   91
Scene on Black River at La Crosse, Wisconsin
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Folder   92
C.C. Webber, St. Louis, Missouri, 1928
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Folder   93
F. Weyerhauser, built 1893
Note: Photographer: J.J. Zimmerman, Alma, Wisconsin
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Folder   94
J.M. White
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Folder   95
Carferry steamboat B.F. Yoakum, Dubuque, Iowa, about 1925
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Folder   96
Various rafting towboats at the West Newton works on the Mississippi River, about 1890
Note: Photographer: Priewert Brothers, Winona, Minnesota
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Folder   97
Levee with riverboats tied at landing, La Crosse, Wisconsin, 1900
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Folder   98
Probably boat yard of Hixon and Withee company, La Crosse, Wisconsin, about 1880
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Folder   99
La Crosse harbor, La Crosse, Wisconsin
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Folder   100
Eagle Point Bridge, Dubuque, Iowa
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Folder   101
Boat on Mississippi River, New Orleans, Louisiana, about 1909
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Folder   102
Whaleback steamboats at the locks, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, about 1900-1910
Note: Photographer: Alan Fanjoy , Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan
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Folder   103
Levee, Winona, Minnesota, 1862
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Folder   104
River steamboats at St. Louis levee, Missouri
Note: Photographer: Boehl and Koenig, St. Louis, Mo.
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Folder   105
Ohio River harbor, Cincinnati, Ohio
Subseries: Captains and Personnel, Excursion Steamers, Interiors, Ephemera
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Folder   1
Joseph Adams, chief engineer of North Star in the engine room
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Folder   2
Fred A. Bill
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Folder   3
Captain Horace E. Bixby
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Folder   4
Captain Thomas Burns
Note: Photographer: Collier, Galena, Ill.
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Folder   5
Captain Thomas Burns, 1881
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Folder   6
Captain W.L. Clark
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Folder   7
K.C. Cooley, 1857
Note: Photographer: G.G. Johnson, Dubuque, Iowa
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Folder   8
Charles J. Eddy, 1866
Note: Photographer: S. Root, Dubuque, Iowa
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Folder   9
John P. Farkley
Note: Photographer: S. Root, Dubuque, Iowa
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Folder   10
Charles Finch
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Folder   11
Captain Williams Fischer, 1902
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Folder   12
Allen French with John Daubins, St. Paul, 1914
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Folder   13
Captain Stephen B. Hanks
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Folder   14
Jackson Harris
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Folder   15
Charles G. Hargus
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Folder   16
Daniel Smith Harris
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Folder   17
R.S. Harris
Note: Photographer: J.E. Bilbrough, Dubuque, Iowa
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Folder   18
Captain George H. Hazzard, 1906
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Folder   19
Captain Edward V. Holcombe
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Folder   20
James S. Hunt, 1858
Note: Photographer: G.G. Johnson, Dubuque, Iowa
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Folder   21
Captain O.F. Knapp
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Folder   22
Charles T. Hinde and Captain William Laughton, 1857
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Folder   23
Captain Laughton
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Folder   24
Charles McArthur, 1867
Note: Photographer: Tuttle, St. Paul, Minnesota
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Folder   25a
J.W. Malin
Note: Photographer: J.H. Fitzgibbon, St. Louis, Mo.
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Folder   25b
Captain Louis circa Malin
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Folder   26
Grant Marsh
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Folder   27
George B. Merrick
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Folder   28
George B. Merrick, Madison, Wisconsin, 1920
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Folder   29
Abraham Mitchell
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Folder   30
Samuel Mitchell, 1888
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Folder   31
Captain Issac H. Moulton with his mother, wife and daughter
Note: Photographer: W.A. Pryor, La Crosse, Wisconsin
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Folder   32
Joseph Reynolds, 1911
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Folder   33
Captain William Rhodes
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Folder   34
Louis Robert
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Folder   35
John E. Rowland
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Folder   36
Russell Ruley
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Folder   37
Edward Sawyer
Note: Photographer: Kimball and Sons, Concord, N.H.
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Folder   38
E.H. Thomas
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Folder   39
W.G. Tribbals
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Folder   40
Oliver Troxell
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Folder   41
Thomas K. Vorhees
Note: Photographer: Genelli, St. Louis, Mo.
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Folder   42
Jerry Webber
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Folder   43
N.F. Webb
Note: Photographer: E.W. Pierce, Galena, Ill.
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Folder   44
J.T. West
Note: Photographer: Bogardus, New York, New York.
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Folder   45
Orland L. West
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Folder   46
F.A. Whitney
Note: Photographer: Free Studio, Davenport, Iowa
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Folder   47
Albert F. Winn, 1865
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Folder   48
Jones Worden
Note: Photographer: Kimball and Son, Concord, NH.
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Folder   49-50
Group portrait of members of the Brotherhood of Upper Mississippi River Pilots
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Folder   51
Pioneer river men's dinner, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1917 September 4
Note: Photographer: P. Schawang, St. Paul, Minnesota.
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Folder   52
Group of riverboat men at Interstate Park on the Dalles of the St. Croix River, 1914 August 20
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Folder   53
Excursion steamer Capitol on the Mississippi
Note: Photographer: Underwood and Underwood, New York.
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Folder   54
City of Berlin on the Wisconsin River, Gunther's Landing, Wisconsin, 18903
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Folder   55
Excursion party aboard the Dell Queen, probably at Kilbourn City, Wisconsin
Note: Photographer: H.H. Bennett
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Folder   56
Small excursion steamer Eolah, Wisconsin, Dells, Wisconsin, 1885-1890
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Folder   57
G.W. Hill with an excursion party aboard, Bellevue, Iowa, about 1912
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Folder   58-59
Island Queen, Metropolis, Illinois, around 1896
Note: Photographer: Frank A. Gregory Art Studio, Metropolis, Illinois.
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Folder   60
J.S. with an excursion party aborad, Lyons, Iowa, 1901-1910
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Folder   61
Excursion steamer leaving for Winona from La Crosse, Wisconsin
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Folder   62
Excursion steamboat J.S., Wabasha, Minnesota, 1901-1910
Note: Photographer: Clifford
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Folder   63
Excursion steamboat J.S., Trempealeau, Wisconsin, 1901-1910
Note: Photographer: E. Brown
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Folder   64
J.S. excursion boat, Cassville, Wisconsin, 1907
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Folder   65-66
Excursion of J.S.
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Folder   67
Josephine, built 1878
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Folder   68
Lorene, built 1902
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Folder   69
Mississippi River Excursion steamboat in mid-stream
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Folder   70
Princess, excursion boat
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Folder   71
E. Rutledge, sternwheel rafter with barge, Wabasha, Minnesota, 1908
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Folder   72-73
Sidney, excursion boat
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Folder   74
Sunshine, renamed Princess, excursion boat, built 1888
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Folder   75
Thistle, excursion boat on the Fox River, Omro, Wisconsin, about 1905
Note: Photographer: Hinderman, Omro
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Folder   76
Man standing on boat
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Folder   77
Passengers dancing on the Alex Mitchell, 1873 August
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Folder   78
Drawing room of the City of Natchez, about 1875-1880
Note: Photographer: Kilburn Brothers
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Folder   79
Saloon of the Drew looking aft
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Folder   80
Interior of the Grand Republic
Note: Stereograph: Boehl and Koenig, St. Louis, Mo.
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Folder   81
Cabin of Lucy Bertran, Winona, Minnesota, 1865-1866
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Folder   82
Cabin of the Milwaukee, 1856-1870
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Folder   83
Pilot house of the Patrol, 1883-1916
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Folder   84
Saloon of Red Wing
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Folder   85
“The Steamer Frontenac, Season 1912, The Barge Mississippi”
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Folder   86
Goodrich Transportation Company Ads
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Folder   88
“Sat. August 1, Moonlight Excursion, Steamer G.W. Hill”
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Folder   89
Iris steamer for sale, Winona, Minnesota
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Folder   90
“Moonlight excursion, Steamer J.S.”
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Folder   91
Keokuck Norther Line daily lightning passenger and express line time table
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Folder   92
Keokuk Northern Line excursion pamphlet
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Folder   93
Certificate of inspection for engineers, 1884
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Folder   94
“Excursion, Steamer Lora with dancing barge Twin City”
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Folder   95
Edward W. Medcalf's steam vessel license, 1879
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Folder   96
Map showing twenty-mile section of river between Cassville, Wisconsin and Guttenberg, Iowa, 1908
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Folder   97
I.C. Woodward, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, 1915
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Folder   98
“ Tomorrow on the Mississippi, hoverboats won't wait for a lazy current.”
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Folder   99
Certificate of inspection to engineers, 1873