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  • Subject: Louisville and Portland Canal (Ky.)
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    • Entrance canal, Louisville, Ky.

    • Canals; Louisville and Portland Canal (Ky.); Dredges; Work boats; Locks (Hydraulic engineering); Waterfalls
    • Louisville and Portland Canal entrance with a view upstream towards Louisville. The tip of Shippingport Island and the Falls of the Ohio are on the left. The city of Louisville can be seen in the background. Derrick boats sit alongside the shore.
    • Railroad bridge at Ohio River.

    • Railroad bridges; Panhandle Bridge (Louisville, Ky.); Rivers; Waterfronts; Louisville and Portland Canal (Ky.)
    • View from waterfront of railroad bridge or trestle crossing the Ohio River. The bridge is the Panhandle Bridge, built around 1870, and operated by the Pennsylvania Railroad. The bridge linked Clarksville, Indiana, to Louisville, Kentucky, spanning...
    • Dam 4, Portland Canal, Louisville, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Waterways; Canals; Louisville and Portland Canal (Ky.); Shipping
    • Portland Canal's Dam 41 in Louisville, Kentucky, and the Falls of the Ohio, where many fossilized organisms can be seen. The river curves right; beyond, it narrows and curves left. Two bridges are shown. Caption on back of image: "View looking down...
    • Workers, Portland Canal, Louisville, Kentucky, 1935.

    • Waterways; Canals; Louisville and Portland Canal (Ky.); Shipping
    • At the Portland Canal on the Ohio River, Louisville, Kentucky, a man is shoveling in the road next to another man, and other men stand by on other areas of the road. All of the men wear hats; most wear suits, but the man who is shoveling wears work...
    • Ida-Mae in the Louisville and Portland Canal, 1926.

    • Transportation; Rivers; Paddleboats; Louisville and Portland Canal (Ky.)
    • The paddleboat Ida-Mae out of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, moves down the Louisville and Portland Canal. A small sign on the shore indicates "U.S. Lock 41." A man walks along the fence line on the opposite part of the canal near a stone building with...
    • Workers, Portland Canal, Louisville, Kentucky, 1923.

    • Waterways; Canals; Louisville and Portland Canal (Ky.); Shipping; Laborers
    • Men sit or stand aboard a barge parked at Portland Canal, Louisville, Kentucky, 1923. Two stand on the adjacent railroad. Crane on tracks and a view of the 14th Street bridge. Stamped on the back of the image is "Simes Photo. Send for Simes 595...
    • Crane, Portland Canal, Louisville, Kentucky, 1918.

    • Waterways; Canals; Louisville and Portland Canal (Ky.); ; Shipping; Hoisting machinery
    • Embellished photo of a crane and shipping way at the Portland Canal in Louisville, Kentucky. A bridge is shown, with a ship in the water behind the bridge. Decorative border around the image. The Louisville and Portland Canal bypassed the Falls of...
    • Barges at Portland Canal, Louisville, Kentucky, 1923.

    • Waterways; Canals; Louisville and Portland Canal (Ky.); Shipping
    • Barges with cargo docked at the Portland Canal, on the left side of the canal, by two railroads and an embankment, Louisville, Kentucky. The bottom left of the photo is signed "SIMES." Stamped on the back of the image is "Simes Photo. Send for...

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