Captain William F. and Betty Streckfus Carroll Collection Photographs

The photographs of the William F. and Betty Streckfus Carroll Collection are mostly of the boats, people and businesses of the Streckfus Steamers Company, although photographs of other vessels and river personalities can also be found. A finding aid to the full collection, including the photographs, is available.
Herman T. Pott National Inland Waterways Library


Stern of Capitol with men working on wheel
President Lido Deck
Photograph of the port side of the President steamboat on the Mississippi River., p11-3-3-58-8
Admiral Worker
Photograph of George Mister, a worker on the Admiral steamboat, handling rope on the main deck .
Admiral Meal Ticket
Meal ticket/check used aboard the Admiral steamboat., p3boats-3
Steamer Capitol. Clinton, Iowa.
Ballroom and Mezzanine Stern
Photograph of workers from the A.B. Chance Company and other passengers on the Admiral steamboat sitting in the mezzanine, located at the stern.
Feb-8-29 N. O. La. Str. Capitol
Admiral First Deck
Photograph of passengers browsing the first deck popcorn/concession stand of the Admiral steamboat., p11-3-1-40-13
Admiral in Saint Louis
Photograph of the Admiral steamboat on the Mississippi River. The Gateway Arch can be seen in the background as well as part of downtown St. Louis.
wheel with men working on paddles
Captain Verne Streckfus at New Orleans, aboard the Steamer CAPITOL.
Admiral in Saint Louis
View of Admiral steamboat and Arch under construction, autumn 1964.
President Exterior
Photograph, taken in the evening, of the bow of the President steamboat. The Gateway Arch is visible in the background., p11-3-3-57-4
Capitol - 2nd deck
Stairwell of the excursion steamer CAPITOL.
Admiral Ballroom
Photograph of a children's dance recital in the Admiral steamboat. Passengers of the steamboat observe the scene from the ballroom floor and the balcony.
Capitol moored at riverbank, with cars and people in foreground.


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