• Isthmian (Towboat, 1926-1936)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat BUILT: Ambridge, Pennsylvania by Ambridge Bridge Company (hull) and completed at Coal Valley, Pennsylvania marine ways, 1926 BECAME: Thomas Moses August…

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  • Morning Star (Packet/Excursion boat, 1901-1922)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Excursion boat BUILT: 1901 at Jeffersonville, Indiana by Howard Ship Yard FINAL DISPOSITION: Burned at Cincinnati on November 4, 1922 OWNERS: Louisville a…

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  • Cincinnati, Ohio

    PHOTO DESCRIPTION: Two unidentified steamboats at shore with buildings in the background at Cincinnati, Ohio in the late 19th or early 20th century

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  • Island Queen (Packet/excursion, 1923-1947)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/excursion BUILT: 1923-1925, hull built by Midland Barge Company, Midland Pennsylvania; completed at Cincinnati by her owners, Coney Island Company FINAL D…

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  • Cincinnati, Ohio

    PHOTO DESCRIPTION: A drawing of a bird's eye view of Cincinnati, Ohio with an unidentified steamboat on the river and two unidentified people standing in the foreground, in the late 19th or early 20th…

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  • Guyandot (Towboat, 1913-1938)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat BUILT: 1913 at Cincinnati, Ohio BECAME: C.S. Williams FINAL DISPOSITION: Sold and renamed C.S. Williams, 1938 OWNERS: U.S. Engineering Department OTHER…

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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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  • Coney Island (Excursion boat)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Excursion boat PHOTO DESCRIPTION: A man, possibly Homer Denny, playing the calliope

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  • East St. Louis (Packet/Excursion boat, 1895-1923)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1895 at Cincinnati as the Virginia FORMERLY: Virginia; Steel City BECAME: Island Belle FINAL DISPOSITION: Acquired by the Coney Island Company and…

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  • Island Maid (Excursion boat, 1922-1932)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Excursion boat BUILT: Jeffersonville, Indiana by Howard, 1909 as the G. W. Hill FORMERLY: G. W. Hill FINAL DISPOSITION: Burned on the marine ways at Madison, In…

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  • Julius Fleischmann (Towboat, 1918-1945)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat BUILT: 1897, Jeffersonville, Indiana, named Dolphin No. 3 FORMERLY: 1897: Dolphin No. 3; 1916: Harry Anderson FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank, March 21, 1945 op…

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  • America (Packet, 1917-1930)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1917, Howard Boatyard, Jeffersonville, Indiana FORMERLY: Indiana FINAL DISPOSITION: Burned at Jeffersonville, Indiana, September 8, 1930 OWNERS: Lo…

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  • Tacoma (Packet, 1883-1922)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1883 at New Richmond, Ohio FINAL DISPOSITION: Burned at Cincinnati on November 4, 1922 OWNERS: Ohio River Packet Company; Tacoma Transportation Co…

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  • Queen City No. 2 (Ferry, 1856-1873)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Ferry BUILT: 1856 at Cincinnati, Ohio FINAL DISPOSITION: Abandoned in 1873 RIVERS: Ohio River OTHER INFORMATION: Ways - 4616; First home port, Cincinnati, Ohio.…

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  • New South (Packet, 1887-1905)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1887 at Jeffersonville, Indiana. Hull built by Howard Ship Yard FINAL DISPOSITION: On February 12, 1905 the ice gorge broke at Cincinnati. The New…

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  • Cincinnati, Ohio

    PHOTO DESCRIPTION: The Louisville and Cincinnati wharf barge at Cincinnati, Ohio in the late 19th or early 20th century

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  • Lizzie Bay (Packet, 1886-1912)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1886 at Madison, Indiana FINAL DISPOSITION: Dismantled at the Howard Ship Yard in Jeffersonville, Indiana in 1912 OWNERS: Bay Line; White Collar L…

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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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  • Mountain Boy (Packet, 1868-1872)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: Brownsville, Pennsylvania, 1868 FINAL DISPOSITION: Lost in ice 1872/1873 OWNERS: Kanawha River and Gallipolis Packet Company OFFICERS & CREW: Capt…

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  • Andes (Packet, 1919-1931)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1919 from the wreck of the Loucinda FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank and was lost while approaching Plaquemine Lock, July 1, 1931 OWNERS: Louisville and Ci…

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