Ice; Barges; Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Tugboats; Pumping stations; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
MONTEREY, TRANSIT, WM. DUFFY, barges and other boats in ice at the bank of the Ohio River at Howard Shipyard in Port Fulton (now Jeffersonville), Indiana in 1910. Louisville Water Company pumping station is visible across the river.
A freight train crosses a short bridge running over a dirt construction trench. Two men are visible in the engine car, which is labeled K&I.T.R.R.Co. (Kentucky & Indiana Terminal Railroad). Title supplied by cataloger.
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...
Two girls standing in flat boat on the dry cobblestone sidewalk outside the fence in front of the Howard's old home in Port Fulton (now Jeffersonville), Indiana after the 1913 Ohio River flood receded. The Howard Mansion is in the background.
View of 21st Street facing north from Kentucky & Indiana railroad tracks shows a dirt road leading to an intersection where the road is paved. Clapboard houses line the streets. A car is parked on the side of the road.
Aerial view of the construction of the Fourteenth Street Bridge designed by Albert Fink. This truss drawbridge was built by the Louisville Bridge and Iron Company and spans the Ohio River, between Louisville, Kentucky and Clarksville, Indiana....
Children and war; World War, 1939-1945--Kentucky--Louisville; World War, 1939-1945--Indiana--Madison; Girls--Indiana--Madison; Girls--Kentucky--Louisville
This thesis presents the view of World War II, a watershed event in U.S. history, through the lenses of a group that is not normally called upon, that of young children. The war was viewed by and affected young girls differently than others....