Download Full Text (12.0 MB)
0227: Marshall University Regional Photograph Collection
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
Bx 08, Fd 3, #01: Panoramic postcard, Steamboat E. R. Andrews pushing barges down Ohio River, b&w. The "E.R. Andrews" was a stern-wheel tow boat built in 1894 and towed coal from the Kanawha River to Cincinnati and Louisville on the Ohio River. Name changed in 1912 to "Oscar F. Barrett." This picture was probably made near the Pt. Pleasant bridge. (One panoramic postcard found in a folder in Lisle Brown's office, 9/2013)
Pt. Pleasant, WV
Subject Terms: Point Pleasant, W.Va. Ohio River "E. R. Andrews" Boats Steamboats Streets
Studio: Cochran Studio
"Steamboat E. R. Andrews pushing barges down Ohio River" (1912). 0227: Marshall University Regional Photograph Collection. 452.