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    • ALTON, 1906.

    • ALTON, 1906.

    • Side wheelers; Steamboats; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • ALTON, a side-wheel excursion boat with wood hull (241.1 ft. x 38 ft. x 7.3 ft.), was built at Howard in 1906. Owned by Eagle Packet Company in St. Louis, ALTON operated on the Mississippi River between St. Louis and Alton, Illinois. She had a...
    • MORNING STAR, 1901 - 1910.

    • MORNING STAR, 1901 - 1910.

    • Side wheelers; Steamboats; Ship trials; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • MORNING STAR, a side-wheel packet with wood hull (225 ft. x 38 ft. x 6 ft.), was built at Howard in 1901. Owned by Louisville & Evansville Packet Co., MORNING STAR operated on the Ohio River between Louisville and Evansville until 1910 when she...
    • VEGA, 1901.

    • VEGA, 1901.

    • Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • Distant starboard side view of towboat VEGA, tied to the bank of the Ohio River at Howard Shipyard. VEGA, a stern-wheel towboat with wood hull (104 ft. x 17 ft. x 3.3 ft.), was built at Howard in 1901. Owned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,...
    • PATROL, 1895.

    • PATROL, 1895.

    • Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • Port side of U.S. PATROL tied to the bank of the Ohio River at Howard Shipyard in Jeffersonville, Indiana. PATROL, a stern-wheel towboat and packet with a wood hull, was originally built in Sewickley and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1893 for the...
    • SAINT LOUIS, 1912.

    • SAINT LOUIS, 1912.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Ship trials; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • SAINT LOUIS, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (210 ft. x 37 ft. x 6 ft.), was built at Howard in 1912. Owned by St. Louis & Tennessee River Packet Co., she operated on the Mississippi and Tennessee Rivers. SAINT LOUIS snagged at Sulphur...
    • TRANSIT, damaged paddlewheel, 1889-1918.

    • TRANSIT, damaged paddlewheel, 1889-1918.

    • Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Ship equipment & rigging; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • Paddlewheel of towboat TRANSIT, damaged in ice, at Howard Shipyard in Port Fulton (now Jeffersonville), Indiana.. TRANSIT, a stern wheel towboat with a wood hull (122 ft. x 24 ft. x 3.9 ft.), was buit in Brownsville, Pennsylvania in 1889. Owned by...
    • PATROL, launch, 1895.

    • PATROL, launch, 1895.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Tugboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • U.S. PATROL being launched into the Ohio River at Howard Shipyard in Port Fulton (now Jeffersonville), Indiana in 1895. PATROL, a stern-wheel towboat and packet with a wood hull, was originally built in Sewickley and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in...
    • GEORGIA LEE, 1898.

    • GEORGIA LEE, 1898.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Ship trials; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • GEORGIA LEE, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (210 ft. x 43 ft. x 6 ft.), was built at Howard in 1898. Owned by Lee Line in Memphis, she operated on the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers between Memphis and Cincinnati. She was lost in ice at Memphis,...
    • CLYDE (Way #1202), 1894.

    • CLYDE (Way #1202), 1894.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • CLYDE (Way #1202), a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (181 ft. x 32.5 ft. x 5.5 ft.), was built at Howard in 1894. She had a unique "split" paddlewheel. Owned by St. Louis & Tennessee River Packet Co., she operated on the Mississippi...
    • GREY EAGLE, 1892.

    • GREY EAGLE, 1892.

    • Side wheelers; Steamboats; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • Stern and port side of GREY EAGLE, almost complete, sitting with steam up, at the bank of Ohio River at Howard Shipyard. GREY EAGLE, a side-wheel packet with wood hull (250 ft. x 40 ft. x 5.5 ft.), was built by Howard in 1892. Owned by Eagle Packet...
    • WM. GARIG, 1904 - 1918.

    • 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...
    • ED MYER, 1909.

    • ED MYER, 1909.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • ED MYER, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (124.8 ft. x 22 ft. x 3 ft.), was built at Howard in 1909. Owned by Carthage Packet Co., she operated on the upper Cumberland River, but was often chartered for the Louisville-Evansville trade during low...
    • NATCHEZ (WAY #4111), 1891.

    • NATCHEZ (WAY #4111), 1891.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • NATCHEZ (Way #4111), a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (225 ft. x 40 ft. x 8 ft.), was built at Howard in 1891. Owned by the Leathers family, she was the last, and only stern-wheel, NATCHEZ of the famous Leathers fleet. She operated on the lower...
    • JAMES LEE, 1898.

    • JAMES LEE, 1898.

    • Side wheelers; Steamboats; Ship trials; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • JAMES LEE, a side-wheel packet with wood hull (230 ft. x 43 ft. x 7 ft.), was built at Howard in 1898. Owned by Lee Line in Memphis, Tennessee, JAMES LEE operated on the lower Mississippi River between Memphis and Friars Point, Mississippi. ...
    • R. DUNBAR, 1895.

    • R. DUNBAR, 1895.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • R. DUNBAR, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (160 ft. x 29.4 ft. x 6.4 ft.), was built at Howard in 1895. Owned by Ryman Line in Nashville, Tennessee, R. DUNBAR operated on the upper Cumberland River until 1918 when she was sold to Liberty Line,...
    • STE. GENEVIEVE, 1903.

    • STE. GENEVIEVE, 1903.

    • Side wheelers; Steamboats; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • STE. GENEVIEVE, a side-wheel railroad transfer with wood hull (214 ft. x 45 ft. x 7 ft.), was built at Howard in 1903. Owned by Southern Missouri Railroad, STE. GENEVIEVE operated on the Mississippi River between Little Rock Landing, Missouri and...
    • Lucius P. Little.

    • Lucius P. Little.

    • Lawyers; Judges; Portraits

    • Lucius P. Little was born in Daviess County, Kentucky, in 1838 and served as district court judge in Owensboro from 1880 to 1893. He was the author of "Ben Hardin, His Times and Contemporaries" (1887). He died in 1918.
    • Wm. P. McClain, James F. Clay, J. L. Dorsey.

    • Wm. P. McClain, James F. Clay, J. L. Dorsey.

    • Lawyers; Municipal officials; Legislators; Judges; Portraits

    • William Pollitt McClain was born in 1849 in Henderson, Kentucky. He attended Notre Dame College, graduating in 1869. He then attended the law department of the University of Virginia, graduating in 1872. After practicing law in Missouri, he...
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