P-003: Ruth Ferris Collection Prints

This part of the Ruth Ferris Collection contains prints, mostly lithographs taken from illustrated periodicals in the 19th century.
Herman T. Pott National Inland Waterways Library


The Mississippi River
The delta of the Mississippi - scene at Southwest Bar. Telegraph station at Southwest Bar. Stake Island. Scene after the hurricane of October 5.
The Valley of the Upper Mississippi
Flat boats. Rafting. Lake Pepin. Sugar Loaf. Chimney Rock on Turkey River.
Up the Hudson
Illustration of passengers on a steamboat working up the Hudson River.
Vicksburg Canal
Break in the Mississippi Levee near the canal at Vicksburg.-Sketched by Mr. Theodore R. Davis.-[See page 215.]; and Cutting away the dam at the head of the Vicksburg Canal.-Sketched by Mr. Theodore R. Davis.-[See page 215.]


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