A history of steamboating on the Upper Missouri River. (Book, 1962) [WorldCat.org]
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A history of steamboating on the Upper Missouri River.

Author: William E Lass
Publisher: Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press [1962]
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lass, William E.
History of steamboating on the Upper Missouri River.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1962]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William E Lass
ISBN: 0803201001 9780803201002
OCLC Number: 1089383
Description: 215 pages illustrations 24 cm
Contents: The Missouri River --
The extension of steamboating from St. Louis to Fort Benton --
The expansion of steamboating on the Upper Missouri, 1861-1864 --
The peak of St. Louis dominance of trade on the Upper Missouri, 1865-1869 --
Sioux City replaces St. Louis as headquarters from Upper Missouri navigators --
The rise of steamboat ports above Sioux City, 1873 --
Yankton-Bismarck steamboat men --
Yankton and Bismarck as steamboat ports, 1873-1879 --
Bismarck as the last important steamboat port on the Upper Missouri River, 1880-1885 --
The last years of commercial navigation on the Upper Missouri, 1885-1936 --
The role of the federal government in Upper Missouri steamboating.
Other Titles: Steamboating on the Upper Missouri River.
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