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The first steamboat voyage on the western waters by Latrobe, John H. B. (John Hazlehurst Boneval), 1803-1891
DDC/LCC
  334 22 1871 2000
Old steamboat days on the Hudson River : tales and reminiscences of the stirring times that followed the introduction of steam navigation by Buckman, David Lear
DDC/LCC
  325 19 1907 2010
Sidewheeler saga, : a chronicle of steamboating by Hill, Ralph Nading, 1917-1987
DDC/LCC
  320 5 1953 1953
The life of Robert Fulton : and a history of steam navigation by Knox, Thomas Wallace, 1835-1896
DDC/LCC
  319 22 1886 2010
Stern-wheelers up Columbia : a century of steamboating in the Oregon country by Mills, Randall Vause, 1907-1952
DDC/LCC
  316 10 1947 1977
Lessons and practical notes on steam, the steam engine, propellers, etc., etc : for young marine engineers, students, and others by King, W. H. (William Henry), -1859
DDC/LCC
  303 38 1860 2018
An historical and descriptive account of the steam engine, : comprising a general view of the various modes of employing elastic vapour as a prime mover in mechanics; with an appendix of patents and parliamentary papers connected with the subject by Partington, Charles Frederick, -1857?
DDC/LCC
  302 20 1822 1826
Paddle wheels and pistols by Anthony, Irvin, 1890-
DDC/LCC
  301 9 1929 1930
S.S. Savannah : the elegant steam ship by Braynard, Frank O. (Frank Osborn), 1916-2007
DDC/LCC
  299 12 1963 1988
The steam engine: : its invention and progressive improvement, an investigation of its principles, and its application to navigation, manufactures, and railways by Tredgold, Thomas (1788-1829; ingénieur)
DDC/LCC
  299 48 1838 1900
Fifty years on the Mississippi; or, Gould's history of river navigation : Containing a history of the introduction of steam as a propelling power on ocean, lakes and rivers--the first steamboats on the Hudson, the Delaware, and the Ohio rivers--navigation of western rivers before the introduction of steam--character of the early navigators--description of first steamboats--steamboat New Orleans in 1811, and sixty consecutive boats, when and where built--their effect upon the settlement of the valley of the Mississippi--character and speed of boats at different periods--appropriations by Congress for the improvement of western water ways-- floods in the Mississippi valley for 150 years--Mississippi river commission and its work. Rapid increase and decline of river transportation. Causes of the decline--destruction of steamboats on western waters--biographies of prominent steamboatmen--illustrated by photographs and cuts of steamboats at different periods by Gould, E. W. (Emerson W.), 1811-
DDC/LCC
  296 6 1889 1889
Ocean steam navigation and the ocean post by Rainey, Thomas
DDC/LCC
  295 17 1858 2012
An examination of Cadwallader D. Colden's book, entitled A life of Robert Fulton by Fitch, John, 1743-1798
DDC/LCC
  293 12 1818 1818
A chronological history of the origin and development of steam navigation by Preble, George Henry, 1816-1885
DDC/LCC
  289 25 1883 2019
Navigating the Missouri : steamboating on nature's highway, 1819-1935 by Lass, William E.
DDC/LCC
  285 2 2008 2008
Steamboats on the Colorado River, 1852-1916 by Lingenfelter, Richard E.
DDC/LCC
  284 4 1978 1978
On steam communication between Bombay and Suez with an account of the Hugh Lindsay's four voyages by Wilson, J. H. (John Henry)
DDC/LCC
  280 22 1833 1833
Steamboating on the upper Mississippi, the water way to Iowa : some river history by Petersen, William John, 1901-
DDC/LCC
  274 4 1937 1937
A letter, addressed to Cadwallader D. Colden, esquire : In answer to the strictures, contained in his "Life of Robert Fulton", upon the report of the select committee, to whom was referred a memorial relative to steam navigation, presented to the Legislature of New-York, at the session of 1814 by Duer, William Alexander, 1780-1858
DDC/LCC
  270 12 1817 1817
The opinions of the judges of the Supreme Court delivered in the Court of Errors, in the cause of Robert R. Livingston and Robert Fulton, vs. James Van Ingen and twenty others by New York (State). Court for the Trial of Impeachments and the Correction of Errors
LCC
  268 11 1812 1812
Report on the practicability of navigating with steam boats on the southern waters of the United States : from the Chesapeak to the river St. Mary's : forming part of a line of steam-boat communications now establishing from the northern extremity of Lake Champlain to East-Florida . by Fulton, Robert, 1765-1815
DDC/LCC
  266 19 1813 1828
Statements and documents relative to the establishment of steam navigation in the Pacific : with copies of decrees of the governments of Peru, Bolivia, and Chile, granting exclusive privileges to the undertaking by Wheelwright, William, 1798-1873
DDC/LCC
  262 12 1838 1838
Explanation by John L. Sullivan, of the nature of certain grants to him for the use of steam boats on Connecticut River : and of the nature of his claims to admission into the state of New-York with his patented improvements in steam boats : in a letter addressed to the editor of the New-York Evening Post by Sullivan, John L. (John Langdon), 1777-1865
DDC/LCC
  261 13 1818 1818
To the honorable representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania : the petition and remonstrance of John Fitch, of the city of Philadelphia. Respectfully sheweth, that your petitioner hath seen the printed bill for granting to James Rumsey certain inventions . by Fitch, John, 1743-1798
DDC/LCC
  260 15 1789 1789
The illustrated history of paddle steamers by Hilton, George W. (George Woodman)
DDC/LCC
  257 7 1976 1981
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