Steamboats Records A&M 1406

Steamboats Records A&M 1406


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West Virginia and Regional History Center

1549 University Ave.
P.O. Box 6069
Morgantown, WV 26506-6069
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URL: https://wvrhc.lib.wvu.edu

Staff of the West Virginia & Regional History Center

Repository
West Virginia and Regional History Center
Identification
A&M 1406
Title
Steamboats Records 1877-1939
URL:
https://archives.lib.wvu.edu/ark:/22916/3378
Quantity
0.25 Linear Feet, Summary: 3 in. (1 small flat storage box)
Creator
Cooper, Edward B.
Location
West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL: https://wvrhc.lib.wvu.edu/
Language
English

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

[Description and date of item], [Box/folder number], Steamboats Records, A&M 1406, West Virginia and Regional History Center, West Virginia University Libraries, Morgantown, West Virginia.


Scope and Contents

Letters of a West Virginia River Captain to his daughter, 1877-1885; papers of Captain Edward B. Cooper, 1879-1891, Master of the Steamer Sonoma operating between Ravenswood and Parkersburg; bills of lading and miscellaneous papers, 1891-1930, 1955; log book of the Steamer Victor, 1932, operating out of Ashland, Kentucky for the Ashland Oil Company; and a log book of the Steamer Greenbrier, 1939, operating on the Ohio and Kanawha rivers.

Related Material

650, 844, 1253, 1406, 1409, 1417, 1548, 2207

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Account books
  • Ashland Oil Company
  • Ashland, K.Y.
  • Kanawha River (W. Va.)
  • Ohio River
  • Parkersburg.
  • Ravenswood (W. Va.)
  • Rivers and river valleys.
  • Steamboats
  • Transportation

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Ashland, K.Y.
  • Kanawha River (W. Va.)
  • Ohio River
  • Parkersburg.
  • Ravenswood (W. Va.)