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Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Harold Brown Adkinson steamboat photograph collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs, negatives, clippings, and postcards from Harold Brown Adkinson in Indiana in 1932 and undated regarding steamboats, bridges and rivers in the United States, and related topics.
Dates: 1932, undated
Henry L. and Solon R. Soper collection
Collection — Folder S1219
Scope and Contents There are two items in this collection. The oldest item is a land grant from President John Quincy Adams for Henry L. Soper, of Queensville, Jennings County, Indiana. The document is dated May 7, 1828. The second item is a small, leather-bound diary written mostly in pencil by Lieutenant Solen R. Soper, who was in the 9th Indiana Legion. This was a 30-days unit enlisted in 1862. Solen guarded prisoners at Camp Morton and then on a Mississippi River boat, during which time this diary was...
Dates: 1828, 1862
Joseph W. Dalrymple papers
Collection — Folder S2603
Scope and Contents This collection contains the papers of Joseph W. Dalrymple from Rising Sun, Indiana, including letters he wrote to his wife, Jennie, while on business in towns along the Ohio and Missisippi rivers in Arkansas, Indiana, Illinois, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennessee (1870-1881); correspondence from his partner, John W. Bush, from Rising Sun (1875-1881); letters and invoices from merchants in Cincinnati, New Orleans, Louisville, Natchez (Miss.), and Cairo (Ill.) (1871-1883); and correspondence...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Joseph W. Dalrymple papers
Piaget Studio, "Boat on the Ole Mississippi" screen print
Collection — Folder OB109
Scope and Contents This collection contains a screen print of a river boat on the Mississippi River created by Piaget Studio in St. Louis, Missouri, circa 1960s.
Dates: circa 1960
Steamboat Sultana waybill
Collection — Folder S2326
Scope and Contents This collection includes an "original waybill of the good steamboat Sultana" from W.W. Hanly in Cincinnati, Ohio, on April 9, 1863 regarding the sale of the steamboat Sultana.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Steamboat Sultana waybill