• Golden Eagle (Packet/Excursion, 1918-1947)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Excursion BUILT: Jeffersonville, Indiana, Howard Ship Yards, 1904 as the Wm. Garig FORMERLY: Wm. Garig FINAL DISPOSITION: Ran aground on Tower Island and…

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  • Delta King (Packet/Excursion boat, 1926-1942)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Excursion boat BUILT: 1926 at Dunbarton, Scotland and reassembled at Stockton, California BECAME: U.S.S. Delta King FINAL DISPOSITION: Sold to the U.S. N…

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  • La Crosse Queen (Excursion boat, 1982)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Excursion boat BUILT: 1982 at La Crosse, Wisconsin by La Crosse Riverboat Company, Limited; hull built by Mannstedt and Sons FINAL DISPOSITION: Sold to charger…

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  • Alma (Towboat, 1898-1929)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat BUILT: Leavenworth, Indiana, 1898 FINAL DISPOSITION: Burned at Cairo, Illinois, January 1929 OWNERS: John F. Klein OFFICERS & CREW: Captain John F. Klei…

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  • City of St. Louis (Excursion boat, 1881-1898)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Excursion boat BUILT: Wayzata, Minnesota 1881; hull built at Jeffersonville, Indiana FINAL DISPOSITION: Dismantled 1898 OWNERS: W. D. Washburn (circa 1881); Lake…

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  • Gordon C. Greene (Packet/Excursion, 1935-1952)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Excursion/Packet BUILT: Jeffersonville, Indiana, Howard Ship Yards, 1923 as the Cape Girardeau FORMERLY: Cape Girardeau BECAME: Sarah Lee,1952; River Queen OWNE…

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  • City of St. Louis (Packet/Excursion/Harbor boat, 1907-1946?)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Excursion/Harbor boat BUILT: 1907 at Grafton, Illinois as the Erastus Wells. Name changed about 1932 when sold to Edwin C. Koenig, St. Louis FORMERLY: Era…

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  • Golden Eagle (Packet/Excursion, 1918-1947)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Excursion BUILT: Jeffersonville, Indiana, Howard Ship Yards, 1904 as the Wm. Garig FORMERLY: Wm. Garig FINAL DISPOSITION: Ran aground on Tower Island and…

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  • Saint Paul (Packet/Excursion boat, 1883-1940)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Excursion boat BUILT: 1883 at St. Louis, Missouri BECAME: Senator FINAL DISPOSITION: Rebuilt at Paducah in the winter of 1939-40 and renamed OWNERS: St. L…

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  • Gordon C. Greene (Packet/Excursion, 1935-1952)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Excursion/Packet BUILT: Jeffersonville, Indiana, Howard Ship Yards, 1923 as the Cape Girardeau FORMERLY: Cape Girardeau BECAME: Sarah Lee,1952; River Queen OWNE…

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  • J.S. (Excursion/Packet, 1901-1910)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Excursion/Packet BUILT: 1901, Jeffersonville, Indiana, Howard Ship Yard FINAL DISPOSITION: Burned and sank on Saturday, June 18, 1910 near Victory, Wisconsin OW…

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  • Indiana (Sidewheel, 1900-1916)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/excursion BUILT: 1900, Jeffersonville, Indiana by Howard Ship Yards BECAME: Rebuilt after fire and renamed America FINAL DISPOSITION: Partially burned at…

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  • President (Excursion boat, 1934?)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Excursion boat BUILT: 1924 at Midland, Pennsylvania (hull) FORMERLY: Cincinnati OWNERS: Streckfus Steamers (1933); New Orleans Steamboat Company (1981) OFFICERS…

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  • Delta Queen (Packet/Excursion boat, 1926)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1926 at Stockton, California OWNERS: California Transportation Company; Isbrandsten Steamship Lines (1940); Greene Line Steamers, Incorporated (19…

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  • Island Queen (Excursion boat, 1896-1922)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Excursion boat BUILT: Cincinnati, Ohio, by Cincinnati Marine Railway Company, 1896 FINAL DISPOSITION: Burned at Cincinnati, Ohio, November 4, 1922 OWNERS: Coney…

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  • Mississippi (excursion barge)

    BOAT TYPE: Excursion Barge BECAME: Renamed Princess when the Frontenac was renamed Prince RIVERS: Mississippi River OTHER INFORMATION: The Mississippi excursion barge operated out of St. Paul for abou…

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  • Gordon C. Greene (Packet/Excursion, 1935-1952)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Excursion/Packet BUILT: Jeffersonville, Indiana, Howard Ship Yards, 1923 as the Cape Girardeau FORMERLY: Cape Girardeau BECAME: Sarah Lee,1952; River Queen OWNE…

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  • Hattie (Excursion boat, 1860s?)

    BOAT TYPE: Excursion boat RIVERS: Lake Calhoun (Minneapolis) PHOTO DESCRIPTION: The Hattie on Lake Calhoun

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  • Delta Queen (Packet/Excursion boat, 1926)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1926 at Stockton, California OWNERS: California Transportation Company; Isbrandsten Steamship Lines (1940); Greene Line Steamers, Incorporated (19…

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  • Natchez (Excursion, 1975)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Excursion BUILT: 1975 at Braithwaite, Louisiana by Bergeron Machine Shop OWNERS: New Orleans Steamboat Company OFFICERS & CREW: 1975: Captain Clarke (Doc) Hawle…

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