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    • JENNIE BARBOUR, 1905.

    • JENNIE BARBOUR, 1905.

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

    • JENNIE BARBOUR, a stern-wheel towboat with wood hull (110 ft. x 28 ft. x 4.5 ft.), was built at Howard in 1905. Owned by C. A. Barbour, JENNIE BARBOUR operated in the Bayou Teche in Louisiana initially and then in the Houston area. JENNIE BARBOUR...
    • HYACINTH, 1922.

    • HYACINTH, 1922.

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

    • HYACINTH, a stern wheel towboat with a wood hull (102.5 ft. x 28 ft. x 2.5 ft.) was originally built in Patterson, Louisiana for U.S. Engiineers in the New Orleans district. Howard built this new hull (119 ft. x 23 ft. x 5 ft.) for her in 1922-1923.
    • ROBERTA, 1903.

    • ROBERTA, 1903.

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

    • ROBERTA, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (138 ft. x 28 ft. x 4.5 ft.), was built at Howard in 1903. Owned by Monroe Navigation Co., ROBERTA operated on the lower Mississippi River, hauling cotton from the Ouachita River to New Orleans. She hit...
    • BOB BLANKS, 1903.

    • BOB BLANKS, 1903.

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

    • BOB BLANKS, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (175 ft. x 35 ft. x 5 ft.), was built at Howard in 1903. Owned by J.P. Parker, she operated on the lower Mississippi River between New Orleans and the Red River. A handsome cotton style packet with...
    • JOHN D. GRACE, 1917.

    • JOHN D. GRACE, 1917.

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

    • JOHN D. GRACE, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (166.4 ft. x 33 ft. x 5.6 ft.), was built at Howard in 1917. Owned by Bradford Transportation Co., JOHN D. GRACE operated in the New Orleans and New Iberia, Louisiana area. JOHN D. GRACE was...
    • JOHN HOWARD, 1893.

    • JOHN HOWARD, 1893.

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

    • JOHN HOWARD, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (180 ft. x 36 ft. x 6.5 ft.), was built at Howard in 1871. JOHN HOWARD operated on the lower Mississippi River between New Orleans and the Ouachita River. JOHN HOWARD was rebuilt with a new hull...
    • SUNRISE, 1897.

    • SUNRISE, 1897.

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

    • SUNRISE, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (180 ft. x 36 ft. x 5 ft.), was built at Howard in 1897. Owned by Red River Line, she operated on the Mississippi River between New Orleans and Vicksburg. SUNRISE burned at New Orleans, Louisiana on...
    • AMERICA (Way #240), 1898.

    • AMERICA (Way #240), 1898.

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

    • AMERICA (Way #240), a sternwheel packet with wood hull (200 ft. x 38 ft. x 6.5 ft.), was built in 1898 at Howard Ship Yard and Dock Company in Jeffersonville, Indiana. Owned by Capt. LaVerrier Cooley, AMERICA operated on the Ouachita River from...
    • COLUMBIA (Way #1251).

    • COLUMBIA (Way #1251).

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

    • COLUMBIA (Way #1251), a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (170 ft. x 30 ft. x 4.4 ft.), was built at Howard in 1903. Owned by Carter Packet Company in New Orleans, she operated on the Red River and in the New Orleans-Upper Bends area. She sank near...
    • 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,...
    • FRANK B. HAYNE, 1903.

    • FRANK B. HAYNE, 1903.

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

    • FRANK B. HAYNE, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (130.4 ft. x 27 ft. x 4 ft.), was built at Howard in 1903. Owned by John P. Parker of Monroe, Louisiana, she operated on the Ouachita River. In 1908, after being renamed ALICE B. MILLER (Way...
    • PETERS LEE, 1899.

    • PETERS LEE, 1899.

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

    • PETERS LEE in the Ohio River after launch at Howard Shipyard. A tugboat is ready to catch her. PETERS LEE, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (220 ft. x 42 ft. x 7 ft.), was built at Howard in 1899. Owned by Lee Line in Memphis, Tennessee, PETERS...
    • J.E. TRUDEAU, 1889.

    • J.E. TRUDEAU, 1889.

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

    • J.E. TRUDEAU, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (160 ft. x 30 ft. x 4.2 ft.), was built at Howard in 1889. Owned by New Orleans & Washington Packet Co., J.E. TRUDEAU operated in the New Orleans and Atchafalaya area. She burned at Belle River,...
    • T.P. LEATHERS, 1891.

    • T.P. LEATHERS, 1891.

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

    • Port side of T.P. LEATHERS, on ways at Howard Shipyard on the Ohio River. T.P. LEATHERS, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (220 ft. x 40 ft. x 6.5 ft.), was built by Howard in 1891. Owned by Captain T.P. Leathers, she operated on the lower...
    • HANDY, 1903 - 1904.

    • HANDY, 1903 - 1904.

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

    • HANDY, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (110 ft. x 22 ft. x 3 ft.), was built at Howard in 1903-04. She operated in the Monroe, Louisiana area until she was lost in a storm in September, 1909.
    • CITY OF MONROE, circa 1890.

    • CITY OF MONROE, circa 1890.

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

    • Starboard side of CITY OF MONROE, probably on the Mississippi River in Louisiana. CITY OF MONROE, a side-wheel packet with wood hull (275 ft. x 45 ft. x 8 ft.), was built in 1887 at Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company in Jeffersonville, Indiana....
    • CITY OF NEW ORLEANS, 1881.

    • CITY OF NEW ORLEANS, 1881.

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

    • Port side of CITY OF NEW ORLEANS at the bank of a river, probably in Louisiana. CITY OF NEW ORLEANS, a side-wheel packet with wood hull (290 ft. x 48 ft. x 8.5 ft.), was built in 1881 at Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company in Jeffersonville,...
    • J.M. WHITE, 1878 - 1886.

    • J.M. WHITE, 1878 - 1886.

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

    • J.M. WHITE, a side-wheel packet with wood hull (312.7 ft. x 47.9 ft. x 11.5 ft.), was built at Howard in 1878. Owned by Greenville & New Orleans Packet Co., J.M. WHITE operated on the lower Mississippi River. The 276th boat built at Howard,...
    • E. H. Sothern. "The Maister of Woodbarrow".

    • E. H. Sothern. "The Maister of Woodbarrow".

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Theatrical productions; Actors; Actresses; Men; Women; Costumes; Posing

    • Montage of seven photos of scene from Jerome K. Jerome's "Maister of Woodbarrow" play featuring Edward Hugh (E. H.) Sothern, which was performed at Macauley's Theatre in February 1891. Sothern, an actor, producer, writer, and director,...
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