Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

The S.S. "City of Cincinnati" of the Louisville & Cincinnati Packet Company

image number:

P0037218

description:

This side-wheel packet boat was built in 1899 and destroyed by the 1918 flood and ice gorge disaster.

This boat ran a regular schedule between Cincinnati and Louisvile. If left port each weekday at 5:30 to deliver mail and goods

date taken:

Circa 1902

film code:

Glass-plate (no code visible)

donor image number:

69-568

accession number:

8069

corporate name:

Louisville & Cincinnati Packet Company

topic:

Steamboats

topic:

Rivers

topic:

Transportation

city:

Cincinnati

state:

Ohio

other place name:

Louisville

other place name:

Kentucky

other place name:

Ohio River

series:

Groups

subseries:

Ringer Collection