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Mission Dock

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A group of people gather on Mission dock as the steamboat "Skater" approaches. A boy is walking down the dock carrying a box on his shoulder.

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The "Prairie Bird"

Date: 1864 ca.

Description: Union gunboat "Prairie Bird," a small rear-wheel steamship.

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Description: View of Kilbourn bridge with railroad train. Steamboat and rowboats at edge of river.

Date: 1931 before

Description: Second to last steamboat on the river taken before 1931, burned in 1931. Taken from Romance Cliff, "The Apollo" is shown coming through with smoke billowin...

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Description: "Building rafts, or pontoons, upon which to mount huge mortars — for use on the river. Scene at St. Louis." Men are building on a pontoon with lumber. Ther...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Up from Sliding Rock. Steamboat in distance.

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Description: Stereoview of the steamboat the "Dell Queen" at Chapel Gorge. A woman and a young child sit on the shoreline.

Date: 1858 

Description: Map of the Lake Superior region showing the railroad and steamboat connections.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereoview of the steamboat the "Dell Queen" at Chapel Gorge. A woman and a young child sit on the shoreline.

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Description: Two visible steamboats, looking up the Milwaukee River from the north bank, near the foot of the N. Milwaukee Street. Both steamboats are of the Goodrich T...

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Description: Apollo steamboat at entrance to Cold Water Canyon. Two girls are posed on the riverbank looking out towards the river.

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Description: View of the "Winnebago," a paddle-wheel steamboat on the Wisconsin River. Passengers sit on the top deck and a man and two women look over the bow.

Date:  date unknown

Description: "Apollo No. 1" steamboat in the entrance of Cold Water Canyon. Two girls are posed on rocks looking at steamboat.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The "Alexander Mitchell" excursion boat with passengers.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of a boy sitting and watching Syl and the Millers in a row boat. There are people in another boat as well as a steamboat on the water.

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Description: People engaged in various activities along the bank of the Mississippi River. There are both men and women and a horse next to the river edge. Trees are cu...

Photograph

Loading Sisal Fiber

Date: 1910-01-22 

Description: Men use donkeys to pull carts loaded with sisal fiber along railroad tracks on a wharf at Progreso, Yucatan. The fiber is being loaded onto or off of steam...

Date: 1923 

Description: This map shows steamship lines and cities along the Great Lakes. Portions of Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, New York, Vermo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: "Apollo No. 1" steamboat at landing of Larks Hotel.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: The sternwheel excursion, J.S., underway, taken between 1901 and 1910. The magnificent Excursion Str. J.S. burned on the evening of June 25,...

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