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Guide to The Alfred Olcott Hudson River Steamboats Collection
Ca. 1871-1951 (bulk 1905-1930)
 PR 98

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Collection processed by Emily Wolff

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on December 13, 2011
Description is in English.

Container List

Series I. Steamboat Lines

Scope and Contents note

Series I. Steamboat Lines contains photographs, prints, clippings, and ephemera dating from 1886-1951. The material is arranged alphabetically by subject with the majority relating to the Hudson River Day Line, although the Central Hudson Line and the Hudson River Navigation Company are also represented. The photographic material includes both vintage prints and copy prints of steamer exteriors and interiors, and passengers. The ephemera consists primarily of advertising, schedules, and brochures published by the steamboat companies. There are also several souvenir postcards.

Central Hudson Line

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 Advertising and Schedules
1916
Box: 1 Folder : 2 Benjamin B. Odell Steamer
1929
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Homer Ramsdell Steamer
1906
Box: 1 Folder : 4 Newburgh Steamer
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 5 William F. Romer Steamer
undated

Hudson Navigation Company

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 6 Fort Orange Steamer
1920s

Hudson River Day Line

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 7 Advertising and Schedules
1913-1942
Box: 1 Folder : 8 Albany Steamer
1900-1922
Box: 1 Folder : 9 Alexander Hamilton Steamer
1920-1948
Box: 1 Folder : 10 Chauncey M. Depew Steamer
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 11 Dewitt Clinton Steamer
1910-1930
Box: 1 Folder : 12 Hendrick Hudson Steamer
1900-1930
Box: 1 Folder : 13 Mary Powell Steamer
1886-1951
Box: 1 Folder : 14 New York Steamer
1890-1920
Box: 1 Folder : 15-16 Peter Stuyvesant Steamer
1900-1951
Box: 1 Folder : 17 Robert Fulton Steamer
1909-1950
Box: 1 Folder : 18 Washington Irving Steamer
1909-1926

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