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Old 07-10-2010, 01:13 PM
Francis Nash Francis Nash is offline
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Carlisle, PA
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Default Museum information request.

I am planning an Ohio River museum tour. My intent is to visit as many river museums as possible in one week between Pittsburgh and St Louis. My prime interest is searching for data on the Poe captains from Georgetown, PA from 1850-1870. The current list of museums follows:

Brownsville, PA
Steamboat and Museum of Mississippi River History
Pittsburgh, PA
Heinz History Center
Carnegie Library PA Room
Sewickley, PA
Sewickley Valley Historical Society
Wellsville, OH
Wellsville Ohio River Museum
Marietta, OH
Ohio River Museum
Parkersburg, WV
Trans Allegheny Books
Pt Pleasant, WV
Pt Pleasant River Museum
Cincinnati, OH
Cincinnati Historical Museum
Covington, KY
Behinger/Crawford Museum
Vevay, IN
Life on the Ohio River Historical Museum
Jefferson, IN
Howard Steamboat Museum
Louisville, KY
Farnesley Moremen Landing
Paducah, KY
River Heritage Museum
Cairo, IL
US Customs House
St Louis, MO
Missouri History Museum
Union Station

Do you have recommendations for museums I have missed? Or suggestions for listed places I should omit?

Appreciate your advice.
Fran Nash
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