St. Louis Mercantile Library

P-33: Missouri River Steamboat Journey Manuscript, 1857

 

INTRODUCTION: This manuscript is an excerpt from an account of a journey on the Missouri River of the Steamer A. B. Chambers.   The source and author of the excerpt is unknown. The author describes a night aboard the A. B. Chambers, including descriptions of the passengers, crew, cargo and an incident of gambling.

ACCESS: Some of the material in Pott Inland Waterways Library Collection P-32 may be photocopied, digitally scanned or photographed, subject to condition.

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