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Description: Elevated view of the steamer Ellen Hardy at dock. Text on the bottom left reads, "'Ellen Hardy' at Pr-Du-Sac. in 1870." The Ellen Hardy bel...
Description: Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Indians posed in front of the steamboat Winnebago near Stand Rock Amphitheatre.
Description: Engraving of the city of Superior and Lake Superior, also depicting railroad piers, Minnesota Point, and the steamboat "Star". The engraving appears on a l...
Date: date unknown
Description: The stern view of the sidewheel packet, Quincy, on the Mississippi River. Later named J.S.
Description: View across river of the steamboat "Sunshine."
Description: Shows locations of cities, towns, villages, post hamlets, canals, rail and stage roads. Includes table of steamboat routes and distances; vignette of "Maid...
Description: A description of this photograph provided by Ernst Schmidt reads, "The government river inspection boat with the 'Mystery' tied to her and the 'Bottoms Up'...
Description: Title page of a picturesque and descriptive book about Lake Geneva showing two steamboats "Lady Of The Lake" and "Lucius Newberry".
Description: Lumber raft in the water near the shoreline with two paddle wheel steamboats and a bluff in the distance.
Date: 1885-09-04 before
Description: Exterior and interior bill of fare from The Chequamegon, with views on the back of rock formations, waterfalls, a spot illustration of a train going over a...
Date: 1904 after
Description: Colored print of the river. Bridge is raised as a steamboat passes through. River is bordered by buildings with a clock tower in the background.
Description: Four views near Lake Superior including two scenes of boats and docks near the ore docks, a bathing scene showing a group of people swimming in the lake an...
Description: Label for Chief Oshkosh Beer with an arrowhead-shaped shield in the center bearing the name of the brew. There is also a depiction of the brewery with Lake...
Description: Sexton's Eddy, up the river and opposite. Steamboat in distance.
Description: A hand-colored map of Wisconsin and portions of eastern Iowa and Minnesota, northern Illinois, and the western part of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, showing...
Description: H.H. Bennett and group of men posed on bow of "Dell Queen" steamboat. Two men with violins, one with harp.
Description: View from shoreline of the "Capitol" excursion steamer pulled up to the bank of the Mississippi. The steamer has three or four decks, and elaborately detai...
Description: Pencil drawing of a lake shoreline. A few trees frame the arc of the shore and steamboats are visible along the distant shore.
Description: The screw passenger excursion vessel with large crowd of passengers, "Christopher Columbus," en route between Chicago, Illinois and Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Description: Passengers posed on bow of "Apollo No. 1" steamboat. Two men with drums are on the right. Edge of bridge visible at top of picture.
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