P-051: E. J. Carpenter Steamboat Photographs Collection

The E.J. Carpenter Steamboat Photographs Collection consists of nine photographs of Ohio and Mississippi River scenes, most containing some aspect of steamboating.
Herman T. Pott National Inland Waterways Library
Celebration at Opening of Davis Island Dam
Crowd lined up to view opening of dam. Steamboats underway in the background, including the steamers GENEVA and ONWARD. Oct. 7, 1885. #455.
Celebration at Opening of Davis Island Dam
Crowd gathered to view the opening of the Davis Island Dam. Many steamboats are lined up in the background.
Chartered Dredge Tender L. A. Fulton at Mustapha Island
The Little Andy Fulton of Louisville, KY., at midstream near Mustapha Island in the Ohio River.
Cincinnati, Ohio Public Landing
Public Landing from Suspension Bridge, Cincinnati, O. Jan. 24, 1893. #1027.
Ohio River, Dredging at Brooklyn Harbor, Ill.
#1007, Nov. 7, 1892. OHIO RIVER, Dredging at Brooklyn Harbor, Ill. 923 Miles from Pittsburg. Steamer H. S. McComb and dredges Oswego and Ohio are visible working the river.
Ohio River, Dredging at Mill Creek Bar
#1063, June 29, 1893. OHIO RIVER, Dredging at Mill Creek Bar. 140 miles from Pittsburg. Dredges OHIO and OSWEGO at work in the river.
Ohio River, Ice Gorged at Mouth of Little Blue River.
#1021, Feb. 2, 1893. OHIO RIVER, Ice Gorged at Mouth of Little Blue River. 673 miles from Pittsburg. Man standing behind part of ice flow.
Ohio River. Newells Run.
Ohio River. Newells Run. View upstream from Koerners Landing. Aug. 7. 1890. #860.
U. S. Snagboat, E. A. Woodruff at Mariman's Bar
With crew on deck. June 28, 1889. #723.

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