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Steamboat Washburn unloading Case steam tractor
Steamboat Washburn unloading Case steam tractor
TitleSteamboat Washburn unloading Case steam tractor
Date of Originalbetween 1901 and 1918
DescriptionA Case steam tractor is being unloaded from the steamboat Washburn.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectTransportation
Water
Agriculture
Subject (LCTGM)Steamboats
Tractors
Rivers
Photographic postcards
Subject (LCSH)Case tractors
Organization NameWashburn (Steamboat)
LocationWashburn (N.D.)
Missouri River
Decade1900-1909
1910-1919
Item NumberA5555
Format of OriginalPhotographic postcards
Dimensions of Original14 x 9 cm.
Transcription"Washburn unloading Case steam tractor"--Handwritten on back of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryThe Washburn, a sternwheel packet with a wood hull, was built in Bismarck, N.D., in 1901. She became one of Benton Packet Co.'s fleet organized 1904 by Capt. Isaac P. Baker. She was lost in ice at Crockett's Bluff, Ark., on Jan. 12, 1918.
Bibliographic ReferenceWay, Frederick. Way's Packet Directory, 1848-1983. Athens, Ohio: Ohio University, 1983.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A5555)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA5555
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