• Queen City (Packet/Wharf boat, 1897-1940)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Wharf boat BUILT: 1897 by Cincinnati Marine Railway Company at Cincinnati, Ohio FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank at Pittsburgh in January 1940; her wreckage was b…

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  • Sidney (Packet/Excursion, 1880-1921)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat/Excursion boat BUILT: 1880-81 at Murraysville and Wheeling, West Virginia BECAME: Renamed Washington, 1921 OWNERS: 1880: C.R. Woodburg and others; 1883…

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  • Queen City (Packet/Wharf boat, 1897-1940)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Wharf boat BUILT: 1897 by Cincinnati Marine Railway Company at Cincinnati, Ohio FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank at Pittsburgh in January 1940; her wreckage was b…

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  • Henry M. Stanley (Packet, 1890-1907)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: Murraysville, West Virginia, Flesher Yard, 1890 FORMERLY: Engines came from towboat, John Hanna BECAME: Whistle went to the Island Queen; machiner…

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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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  • Princess (Packet/Excursion, 1905-1918)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Excursion BUILT: 1900 by Knox Yard at Harmar, Ohio. Named Francis J. Torrance FORMERLY: Francis J. Torrance FINAL DISPOSITION: Destroyed in ice flow in Ja…

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  • Queen City (Packet/Wharf boat, 1897-1940)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Wharf boat BUILT: 1897 by Cincinnati Marine Railway Company at Cincinnati, Ohio FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank at Pittsburgh in January 1940; her wreckage was b…

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  • Queen City (Packet/Wharf boat, 1897-1940)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Wharf boat BUILT: 1897 by Cincinnati Marine Railway Company at Cincinnati, Ohio FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank at Pittsburgh in January 1940; her wreckage was b…

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  • Queen City (Packet/Wharf boat, 1897-1940)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Wharf boat BUILT: 1897 by Cincinnati Marine Railway Company at Cincinnati, Ohio FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank at Pittsburgh in January 1940; her wreckage was b…

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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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  • Sidney (Packet/Excursion, 1880-1921)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Towboat/Excursion boat BUILT: 1880-81 at Murraysville and Wheeling, West Virginia BECAME: Renamed Washington, 1921 OWNERS: 1880: C.R. Woodburg and others; 1883…

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  • Potomac (Packet, 1870-188?)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: 1870 at Cincinnati, Ohio FINAL DISPOSITION: Dismantled after 1882 OWNERS: Captain Theodore Fink; Captain John N. Shunk; Captain Wash Honshell and o…

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  • Unidentified crew

    PHOTO DESCRIPTION: Group of unidentified crew unloading cargo from an unknown packet in the late 19th century or early 20th century

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  • Unidentified crew

    PHOTO DESCRIPTION: Group of unidentified African American crew unloading barrels of cargo from an unknown packet with passengers standing on the upper deck in the late 19th century or early 20th centu…

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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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  • J.L. Grandin (Packet?; 1878?-1880)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet BUILT: March 20, 1878?, Fargo, North Dakota FINAL DISPOSITION: Abandoned/Dismantled, 1880 OWNERS: Grandin Brothers OFFICERS & CREW: J.L. Grandin (captain…

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  • Queen City (Packet/Wharf boat, 1897-1940)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Wharf boat BUILT: 1897 by Cincinnati Marine Railway Company at Cincinnati, Ohio FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank at Pittsburgh in January 1940; her wreckage was b…

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  • Queen City (Packet/Wharf boat, 1897-1940)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Wharf boat BUILT: 1897 by Cincinnati Marine Railway Company at Cincinnati, Ohio FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank at Pittsburgh in January 1940; her wreckage was b…

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  • Queen City (Packet/Wharf boat, 1897-1940)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Wharf boat BUILT: 1897 by Cincinnati Marine Railway Company at Cincinnati, Ohio FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank at Pittsburgh in January 1940; her wreckage was b…

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  • Queen City (Packet/Wharf boat, 1897-1940)

    BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel BOAT TYPE: Packet/Wharf boat BUILT: 1897 by Cincinnati Marine Railway Company at Cincinnati, Ohio FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank at Pittsburgh in January 1940; her wreckage was b…

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