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Crane Albums: Transportation

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Identifier: P0190

Title: Crane Albums: Transportation

Description: The three Crane Albums contain snapshots of steamboat excursions piloted by Captain Harry N. Crane of the St. Louis and Tennessee River Packet Company. Album 1 contains 25 uncaptioned photographs of a group aboard the steamboat City of Savannah, ca. 1905. Album 2 shows a trip on the steamboat City of Saltillo, ca. 1908 and is inscribed in the front "To Captain Crane of The City of Saltillo, Thanking he and his crew for one of the most enjoyable vacations myself and friends have ever spent, Josephine Weatherwax." It contains 19 photographs with captions and a list of the members of the party aboard the craft. Album 3 contains about 35 photos showing excursions aboard the steamboat City of St. Louis and the boat's trial at Howard Yard. Subjects include: Howard Yard; Shiloh National Park in Tennessee; Colin Baker; locks at Riverton; Harry Crane; Johnsonville, Tennessee; groups; floods; Chester, Illinois; Ulysses DuBois; Carl W. Huntington; Raymond Will; Emory Todd; Mollie DuBois; Burdell Ryan; Pilot Theodore ("Ted") Hall; riverboats; transportation.

Rights: UND

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Dates: ca. 1905 - 1915

Type(s): Collection

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