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Gunboat "Essex"

Description: The "Essex" (New Era) transformed into a gunboat, at anchor. Next to it is a smaller boat.

NASA Towboat Powered by Solar Division Turbine

Date: 1967
Description: NASA towboat, the "Clermont", pulling a liquid oxygen tank in the canal system of the Mississippi Test Support Department. Original caption reads (in part)...

The Last of the Great Lumber Rafts

Date: 1900
Description: A woman and a man are standing on a hill overlooking a large lumber raft (allegedly the last of its kind) traveling down the Mississippi River. There is a...

Tow Boat on Long Lake

Description: View across water towards a tow boat on the lake. Two men are standing on the top of the boat near a chimney spewing smoke.

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