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    • HENRY C. HAARSTICK, 1897.

    • Tugboats; Steamboats; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • Tugboat HENRY C. HAARSTICK, complete, at the bank of the Ohio River at Howard Shipyard. HENRY C. HAARSTICK, a steam propelled tugboat with steel hull (115 ft. x 22 ft. x 8.5 ft.), was built by Howard in 1897. Owned by St. Louis & Mississippi Valley...
    • CHISCA, 1897.

    • Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • CHISCA, a stern-wheel towboat with wood hull (160 ft. x 30 ft. x 6 ft.), was built at Howard in 1897. Owned by Mississippi River Commission, CHISCA operated on the lower Mississippi River in the Memphis area. Her wood hull was replaced with a steel...
    • DOLPHIN No. 3, 1897.

    • Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • DOLPHIN No.3, a stern-wheel towboat with wood hull (155 ft. x 32 ft. x 5 ft.), was built at Howard in 1897. Owned by Dolphin Transportation Co., DOLPHIN No.3 operated in the St. Louis area. She was renamed HARRY ANDERSON (Way #T1046) in 1916 and...
    • COL. G.L. GILLESPIE, 1897.

    • Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • Port quarter of COL. G.L. GILLESPIE, almost complete, at the bank of Ohio River at Howard Shipyard. COL. G.L. GILLESPIE, a stern-wheel towboat with wood hull (110 ft. x 25 ft. x 3 ft.), was built in 1897. Owned by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in...
    • JIM T. DUFFY, JR., 1897.

    • Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • JIM T. DUFFY, JR., a stern-wheel towboat with wood hull (120 ft. x 26 ft. x 3.8 ft.), was built at Howard in 1897. Owned by Ayer & Lord Tie Co. in Paducah, Kentucky, JIM T. DUFFY, JR. operated in the Paducah area. JIM T. DUFFY, JR. was sold to...
    • TENNESSEE (Way #5339), 1897.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Launchings; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • TENNESSEE (Way #5339), a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (170 ft. x 32 ft. x 5.5 ft.), was built at Howard in 1897. Owned by St. Louis & Tennessee River Packet Co., TENNESSEE) operated on the Tennessee and Ohio Rivers between Nashville, Tennessee...
    • 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...
    • BLUFF CITY, 1896.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • BLUFF CITY, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (225 ft. x 42 ft. x 6 ft.), was built at Howard in 1896. Owned by Anchor Line, she operated on the Mississippi River between St. Louis and New Orleans. BLUFF CITY was the last boat, and the only...
    • CITY OF SAVANNAH (Way #1135), 1889.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • Bow and port side of CITY OF SAVANNAH (Way #1135), almost complete, tied to the bank of the Ohio River at Howard Shipyard. CITY OF SAVANNAH, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (186 ft. x 31 ft. x 5 ft.), was built in 1889. Owned by St. Louis &...
    • ELECTRA, 1897.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • Bow and port side of ELECTRA, nearing completion, at the bank of Ohio River at Howard Shipyard. ELECTRA, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (170 ft. x 35 ft. x 5.5 ft.), was built by Howard in 1897. Owned by Red River Line, ELECTRA operated on...
    • P.D. STAGGS, 1893.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • Port side of P.D. STAGGS, sitting with steam up, at the bank of Ohio River at Howard Shipyard. P.D. STAGGS, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (161 ft. x 28.6 ft. x 4.4 ft.), was built by Howard in 1893. Owned by Alex Kendall and Captain A. T....
    • BOB DUDLEY, 1897.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • Stern and port side of stern-wheeler BOB DUDLEY, nearing completion, at the bank of Ohio River at Howard Shipyard. BOB DUDLEY, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (160 ft. x 29 ft. x 3.8 ft.), was built in 1897. Owned by Ryman Line in Nashville,...
    • ROBERT E. LEE (Way #4779), 1897.

    • Side wheelers; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • ROBERT E. LEE (Way #4779), a side-wheel packet with wood hull (245 ft. x 43 ft. x 6.5 ft.), was built at Howard in 1897. Owned by Lee Line in Memphis, Tennessee, ROBERT E. LEE operated in the Memphis and Ashport area. This boat was named for...
    • SPREAD EAGLE, 1902.

    • Side wheelers; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • SPREAD EAGLE in the Ohio River, after being launched at Howard Shipyard. Tugboat FULTON is en route to catch her. SPREAD EAGLE, a side-wheel packet with wood hull (225 ft. x 35 ft. x 6 ft.), was built at Howard in 1892. Owned by Eagle Packet...
    • Country road, Shively, Kentucky, 1923.

    • Roads
    • Country road, draped by trees, in St. Helens, Kentucky, 1923. St. Helens, Kentucky, is now known as Shively. It's located at U.S. 60 and 31 W (Dixie Highway). The town was founded by Christian William Shively and his three brothers, who built a...
    • Andy Murrel, preacher.

    • Preachers; Men; Horses; Portrait photographs
    • Reverend Andrew "Andy" J. Murrell, mountain preacher, on horseback. Reverend Murrell performed the marriage ceremony for James Anderson Burns and Martha E. Sizemore in 1897.
    • Greta Risley.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women
    • Portrait of actress Greta Risley, wearing a cloth flower in her hair, off-the-shoulder dress, and long necklace. She performed at Macauley's Theatre in "The Wizard of the Nile," with Frank Daniels, in March 1897. Inscription on mount, lower center:...
    • Emily Rigl.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women
    • Oval-shaped portrait of actress Emily Rigl looking down, wearing a white blouse with ruffled collar. Rigl was born in the Netherlands and began performing in musicals and burlesques in the United States by the mid-1860s. She starred in four...
    • Emily Rigl.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women
    • Portrait of actress Emily Rigl looking straight at the camera, with her head tilted slightly to her right. She wears a flower in her hair and a patterned shawl around her neck. Rigl was born in the Netherlands and began performing in musicals and...

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