Steamboat photographs

Abstract

The Steamboat photographs (1905-1923; 0.1 cubic feet; 8 items) comprise 8 prints of steamboats along the Ohio River.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Steamboat photographs
Date
1905-1923 (inclusive)
Extent
0.1 Cubic Feet
Subjects
Steamboats.
Finding Aid Author
Robin Spratling and Megan Mummey
Preferred Citation
2015v007: [identification of item], Steamboat photographs, 1905-1923, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
The Steamboat photographs (1905-1923; 0.1 cubic feet; 8 items) comprise 8 prints of steamboats along the Ohio River. Identified locations include Evansville, Indiania and Cincinnati, Ohio. The majority of the steamboats are depicted along the Ohio River and the Green River in Kentucky. Identified steamboats include the Bowling Green, the J.C. Kerr, and the Buckeye State.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
Property rights reside with the University of Kentucky. The University of Kentucky holds the copyright for materials created in the course of business by University of Kentucky employees. Copyright for all other materials has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. For information about permission to reproduce or publish, please contact Special Collections.

Contents of the Collection

Steamboat Bowling Green, Evansville Landing, 1905 March 30

  • Box 1, item 1
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Steamboat Bowling Green, undated

  • Box 1, item 2
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"Steamer J. C. Kerr passing the Asphalt Mines on Upper Green River in Kentucky", undated

  • Box 1, item 3
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Steamboat Evansville, circa 1906

  • Box 1, item 4
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Steamboat Buckeye State with banner "Cincinnati Centennial Exposition", 1919

  • Box 1, item 5
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On bottom: "Compliments S.G. Smith, 1919."

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Ohio River Launch Club, "Above Cincinnati - headquarters at races", early 1900s

  • Box 1, item 6
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K&I steamboat, 1923

  • Box 1, item 7
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Pittsburgh to Louisville weekly steamboat, undated

  • Box 1, item 8
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