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0034351
MISSOURI RIVER: FLATBOAT.
Emigrants traveling by flatboat on the Missouri River. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0163538
SNAG BOAT, c1910.
A snag boat clearing snags along the Current River, southern Missouri or northern Arkansas, c1910.
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0050766
STEAMSHIP, 1870.
Bound Down the River. Lithograph by Currier & Ives, 1870.
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0004056
SOUTH: SUGAR PLANTATION.
A Louisiana planter's house and sugar plantation on the Mississippi River. Wood engraving, American, 1852.
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0086658
MAINZ: RHINE RIVER, 1855.
Life on the Rhine River at Mainz in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. Engraving, c1855, by John Robert after a drawing by Birket Foster.
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0086238
GERMANY: RHINE RIVER, 1850.
A large flatboat on the Rhine passes Nonnenwerth island and the ruins of Rolandseck, left, and Drachenfels castles in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Engraving, c1850, by F. Wilmans.
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0167403
MISSISSIPPI RIVER: BLUFFS.
A view of the Upper Mississippi River, showing bluffs along the shore. Line engraving, 19th century.
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0093194
CAMPING EQUIPMENT, 1895.
Page from a Montgomery Ward catalogue, 1895.
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0065611
NEW JERSEY: CANAL, 1844.
Southern view of Bound Brook and canal. Wood engraving, American, 1844.
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0115975
CHINA: ROWING BOAT, c1905.
A mother with her young child rowing a sampan boat in China. Stereograph, c1905.
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0110692
TYPHOON & TSUNAMI, 1906.
A sampan is wrecked on the Canton River, China, during the Hong Kong typhoon and tsunami that killed an estimated 10,000 people in September 1906. Illustration from a contemporary issue of the French newspaper 'Le Petit Journal.'
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0410010
AD: BOATS, 1961.
American advertisement for Chris-Craft Sea Skiffs, 1961.
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0087962
FLATBOAT, WYOMING.
'Crossing of the Platte Mouth of Deer Creek.' Lithograph, American, mid-19th century.
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0088239
BIRD SHOOTING, 1885.
'Wild-Fowl Shooting from a "Sculling Float."' Line engraving, American, after Albert G. Reinhart, 1885.
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0176673
TENNESSEE: CHATTANOOGA.
The Tennessee River at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Line engraving by Harry Fenn, 19th century.
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0036567
BINGHAM: QUANDARY, 1851.
George Caleb Bingham: In a Quandary. Oil on canvas, 1851.
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0015192
SOUTH CAROLINA: SCENIC VIEW.
View on the Ashley River, South Carolina. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0099346
MINNESOTA: SAINT PAUL.
Lithograph, c1840.
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0077851
OXFORD: CHRISTCHURCH, 1890.
'Christchurch Meadows from the River.' Drawing, c1890.
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0060773
OHIO: STEUBENVILLE.
View of Steubenville, Ohio. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0034349
MISSISSIPPI: FLATBOAT.
'The Raft.' A flatboat on the Mississippi River. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0011962
MASSACHUSETTS: SALEM.
The custom-house at Salem, Massachusetts. Wood engraving, mid-19th century.
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0043161
VICKSBURG, MISSISSIPPI.
A view of Vicksburg, Mississippi. Wood engraving, 1855.
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0306104
FINE ART.
China, 19th century. Tien-Sien port, sampans, commercial ships and a bridge of boats. Engraving. Full Credit: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0049873
FRANCIS MARION (1732?-1795).
American Revolutionary soldier. Marion and his men crossing the Pee Dee River to harass the British in South Carolina during the American Revolutionary War in 1778. Lithograph by Currier and Ives.
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0163385
ILLINOIS: KEELBOAT.
Keelboat at the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers at Cairo, Illinois. Oil on canvas, 19th century, by an anonymous artist.
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0128425
YUKON: MILES CANYON, 1897.
Flatboatmen passing through Miles Canyon on the Lewis (Lewes) River, or Yukon River, in the Yukon Territory, Canada. Photographed by F.D. Fujiwara, 1897.
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0165798
AUSTRIA: DANUBE.
A view of the Danube River from Leopoldsberg, on the outskirts of Vienna, Austria, looking towards Klosterneuburg. Steel engraving, English, 1844, after William Henry Bartlett.
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0253585
TAIWAN, JAPAN.
Sampans dock along the waterfront. Taiwan Gov'T Information Office.
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0246789
BURMA.
A sampan boat laden down with many travelers crosses the river. Thomas Barbour.
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0087303
FUR TRADERS ATTACKED.
Fur traders on the Missouri River attacked by Native Americans. Wood engraving, American, 1868.
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0067781
KEELBOAT ON THE MISSISSIPPI
approaching Hannibal, Missouri. Lithograph, c1850, after a painting by Henry Lewis (1819-1904).
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0005026
RUSSIA: BOATMEN, 1856.
Boatmen on the Neva River near St. Petersburg, Russia. Wood engraving, English, 1856.
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0103135
PALMER: MISSISSIPPI, c1862.
'The Mississippi in Time of Peace.' Pencil, watercolor and gouache drawing by Fanny Palmer, c1862.
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0089388
OCEAN GROVE FERRY, 1878.
Vacationers at Ocean Grove on the New Jersey coast cross Wesley Lake standing on a flatbottomed ferry pulled by cables. Wood engraving after W.A. Rogers, 1878.
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0046963
BINGHAM: WOOD BOAT, 1850.
George Caleb Bingham: Wood Boat. Oil on canvas, 1850.
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0043162
VICKSBURG, MISSISSIPPI.
A view of Vicksburg, Mississippi. Wood engraving, 1855.
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0116345
CHINA: HONG KONG, c1902.
Looking east over the bay and fishing village of Shaukiwan, Hong Kong, China. Stereograph, c1902.
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0099809
LIFE-RAFT 'NONPAREIL, 1867.
The American pontoon raft
'Nonpareil,' which a crew of 3 brought from Southampton, England, to New York in 43 days.
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0115994
CHINA: HONG KONG, c1905.
A block of tenement houseboats in which many of China's floating population dwelt, Hong Kong, China. Stereograph, c1905.
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