Paddle Wheelers : Great Lakes Album Series. First Edition

By: SHIPLEY, Robert ADDIS, Fred

Price: $17.50

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SHIPLEY, Robert and Fred ADDIS. Paddle Wheelers : Great Lakes Album Series.St. Catharines, Ontario : Vanwell Publishing Limited, (1991). First Editio n. (3),4-64. Oblong 8vo, illustrated paper-covered boards, predominantly yellow, with black & red lower bands. Chapters: 1. History of Paddle Wheelers[with images of vessls Frontier, Walk-in-the-Water, Chief Justice Robinson , Ontario, and Charles Townsend ]; 2. The Coming of Steam [with images of Crescent City, a Cleveland Line Steamers poster, and the Planet]; 3. Development [with images of vessls Chicora, Arrow, Manitoba, Carmona, Pittsburg, Algoma, and Caspian ]; 4. Excursion Boats [with images of vessls St. Lawrence, Spartan, Illinois, Corona, Argyle, Pennsylvania, Union, Pearl, Garden City, Cibola, Chippewa, Corsican, and New York ]; 5. Overnighters [with images of vessls State of Ohio, State of New York, City of Erie, City of Ignace,Western States, and City of Chicago ]; 6. The Grand Salon [with images of vessls Frank E. Kirby, Tashmoo, Seeandbee [later to become the aircraft carrier USS Wolverine], City of Detroit III, Greater Buffalo, Greater Detroit,Toronto, and Trillium]. Very nice copy. 17.50

Title: Paddle Wheelers : Great Lakes Album Series. First Edition

Author Name: SHIPLEY, Robert ADDIS, Fred

Categories: 79,

Publisher: Vanwell Publishing Limited, St. Catharines, Ontario, 1991, ISBN:0920277616:

Seller ID: 98061

Keywords: NAUTICAL CANADA GREAT LAKES CANADIAN AMERICAN SHIPPING HISTORY MERCANTILE,