Creator

Date Original

1914 February 15

Description

This collection contains a fragment from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch featuring a color reproduction of a print made in 1860 of the steamboat race between the Natchez and the Eclipse from New Orleans to St. Louis.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Natchez and the Eclipse steamboats participated in a race on the Lower Mississippi River in 1854, with the Eclipse proving victorious.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Louisiana; Missouri

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.OV.121

Resource Type

Text

Collection

St. Louis Post-Dispatch steamboat drawing, SMC.OV.121

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

St. Louis Post-Dispatch steamboat drawing, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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