Missouri Valley, IA

Steamboat Bertrand Cargo Collection

The steamer BERTRAND (#0593) hit a snag and sank 20 miles north of Omaha, NE, in 1865. The wreck was discovered in 1968 and 200.000 artifacts were salvaged and are now on display in the Visitors Center.

Directions:
Steamboat Bertrand Cargo Collection
DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
1434 316th Lane
Missouri Valley, IA 51555
Phone (712) 642-2772
www.fws.gov/midwest/desoto/bertrand.htm

Follow I-29 north to exit 75, turn on US 30 west.

Satellite picture and map at Google Maps:
DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge



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