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Old 11-24-2016, 01:28 PM
Judy Patsch Judy Patsch is offline
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Default Just like today...

Originally Posted by Jim Reising View Post
I am doing a dvd project and I am looking for old advertisements for steamboats for sale, preferably packet boats. What I am trying to illustrate is after about 1900, as the packet trades were winding down, there were plenty of good boats for sale; therefore, there was no demand for new builds.
Just like the glut of gambling boats available today....very few new builds.
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