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    • 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...
    • 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...
    • WM. S. McCHESNEY, Jr., launch, 1912.

    • Side wheelers; Ferries; Steamboats; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • WM. S. McCHESNEY, being launched into the Ohio River at Howard Shipyard in Port Fulton (now Jeffersonville), Indiana in 1912. WM. S. McCHESNEY, Jr., a side wheel ferry with a steel hull (169 ft. x 50 ft. x 7ft.) was built at Howard in 1912. Owned...
    • WM. R. KING, 1899.

    • Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • WM. R. KING, a stern-wheel towboat with a composite hull which had steel frame and wood planking (123.5 ft. x 32 ft. x 5 ft.), was built at Howard in 1899. Owned by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in the St. Louis district, WM. R. KING operated on the...
    • WM. McCLELLAND, 1901.

    • Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • WM. McCLELLAND, a sternwheel towboat with wood hull (150 ft. x 28 ft. x 4.5 ft.), was built in 1901 at Howard Ship Yard and Dock Company in Jeffersonville, Indiana. Owned by Wiggins Ferry Company in St. Louis, WM. McCLELLAND operated in the St....
    • WM. LARIMER JONES, 1930.

    • Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Boat engines; Launchings; Ship equipment & rigging; Ship trials; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • WM. LARIMER JONES, a stern-wheel towboat with steel hull (136 ft. x 34 ft. x 7.3 ft.), was built at Howard in 1930. Owned by Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation, WM. LARIMER JONES operated in the Pittsburgh area. Wm. Larimer Jones was the first...
    • WM. GARIG, 1904 - 1918.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • WM. GARIG, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (175 ft. x 35 ft. x 5.2 ft.), was built at Howard in 1904. Owned by Baton Rouge & Bayou Sara Packet Co., WM. GARIG operated on the lower Mississippi and Ouachita Rivers. In 1918, she was sold to the...
    • WILL J. CUMMINS, 1895.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • WILL J. CUMMINS, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (160 ft. x 30 ft. x 4 ft.), was built at Howard in 1895. Owned by St. Louis & Tennessee River Packet Co., WILL J. CUMMINS operated on the Cumberland River until 1897, and then on the upper Ohio...
    • Waterfront, Louisville, Kentucky, 1930.

    • Rivers; Steamboats; Railroad tracks; Transportation; Smokestacks; Electric signs
    • A boat with "Hollywood Showboat" on the side is near the shore of Louisville, Kentucky. Beyond that are the smokestacks of the Louisville Gas & Electric Company and a sign reading, "The Gateway to the South / Louisville." Cars are parked along the...
    • Waterfront, Cinn. Ohio, 7/4/07.

    • Bridges; Rivers; Steamboats; Boats; Railroad cars; Railroad tracks; Waterfronts; Piers & wharves
    • Ohio River along the Cincinnati waterfront. Railroad tracks and railroad cars are seen along the waterfront. Three steamboats are docked alongside wharfboats and a small boat or canoe is close to shore. A bridge crossing the river is in the...
    • WASH GRAY, 1895.

    • Tugboats; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • WASH GRAY, a steam propelled tugboat with wood hull (90 ft. x 19 ft. x 8 ft.), was built at Howard in 1895. Owned by John Huffman, WASH GRAY operated in the Louisville area. She was sold to the Combine in 1900 and then to Mexico in 1920. She sank...
    • W.C. HITE, 1882-1914.

    • Ferries; Side wheelers; Steamboats; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • W.C. HITE, a side-wheel ferry with wood hull (155 ft. x 36 ft. x 6.3 ft.), was built at Howard in 1882. Owned by Louisville & Jeffersonville Ferry Co., W.C. HITE operated on the Ohio River between Louisville, Kentucky and Jeffersonville, Indiana....

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