Websites about Steamboat History
everything related to paddlewheel steamboat history
list with information about hundreds of steamboats and their captains
an interview with a long-time river pilot from the Bittersweet magazine, Lebanon, Missouri.
History of the steamboats in California, Sacramento River.
Information about steamboats on the Chesapeake Bay during the steamboat era (1816-1959). Videos including one on the operation of a walking beam steam engine as well as oral history interviews with folks that lived during the latter part of the steamboat era.
History of the Steamboat Inspection Service and the history of Merchant Vessel Inspection by the U.S. Coast Guard.
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