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Cabell-Wayne Historical Society Collection

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Marshall University Archives and Special Collections

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1975.06.0099, Box 03, Series IIa, Folder 26, Item 01: "Emma Graham" (second) steamboat,12.5x17.5cm #298. Built in 1861 to replace the originial boat of the same exact name in the Pittsburgh and Zanesville trade (original was built in 1855) and there until about 1863 when she was lengthened and rebuilt and entered the Parkersbut-Gallipolis mail trade replacing the "Mattie Roberts". In 1876 she was entered in Pittsburgh and Cincinnati trade, Capt. J.T. Russell, Master. Was so successful that a new and larger boat was built to replace her that fall.

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1975.06.0099.03.IIA.26.01

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