steamboat, paddlewheeler and river related music
Fiddle Tunes of the Old Frontier - The Henry Reed Collection, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.
Historic American Sheet Music, Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library, Duke Univerity. A must for every musician! You can print out every piece of sheet music (1850-1920). Lots of river and steamboat related titles.
Jazzou Jones - steamboating director of the steamer Delta Queen - plays riverboat ragtime.
the famous musician who also had a pilots license for steamboats
Miner Manufacturing Company is producing the Tangley Clalliaphone Calliope and more.
The Mississippi River of Song is a Smithsonian Institution series for public television and radio that explores the richness and vitality of American music at the close of the twentieth century.
Southern Mosaic - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.
Paul Napier blogging about steam whistles and calliopes.
Travis Vasconcelos is a Riverlorian and calliopist on the Delta Queen Steamboat Company's steamers. This is his homepage about steam calliopes.
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For river cruises, train journeys and other leisure travel, domestic or international, contact our favorite travel agent, Phyllis Dale. She has the experience you need when planning a vacation.
Note: Phyllis does not book day excursions.