Steamboat History - Picture Archives
archives of historic pictures, river maps, etc.
Dan Owen is a collector of boat photos, towboats and Gulf area costal tugboats. He's also selling his photos.
Guntersville, AL, Police Department has a beautiful collection of old pictures, many river and steamboat related.
collection of great historic maps
German website with pictures about the invention of steamboats from 1645 until 1809. Included are pictures of the replica of the Clermont.
Huge onlie photo collection of historic riverboats and steamboats, provided by the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County
photo archive of the Library of Congress (search for "steamboat", "stern wheeler", "side wheeler")
Historical and contemporary maps of Alabama including maps of the Mississippi and other rivers.
many historic pictures from Wheeling, Ohio
U.S. Coast Guard - River, Inland & Construction Tenders, 1939 - 2000, a historic image gallery.
The famous University of Wisconsin at LaCrosse steamboat photo collection, making thousands of scans of their picture collection available online.
The University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, is offering a project called Wisconsin Electronic Reader proving a lot of steamboat pictures.
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Note: Phyllis does not book day excursions.