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0227: Marshall University Regional Photograph Collection
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
Steamboat Smokey City passing Huntington, W. Va. & Marshall college, [ca. 1899.] 1 copy photograph : sepia ; 28x35 cm. "Way's Steam Towboat Directory," p. 207, by Fred Way, states: Built about 1872, sternwheel towboat, built at Pittsburgh. Wrecked while pushing coal barges in 1891. Reworked and extensively damaged by a cyclone in LA later in 1891. Burned at Wood's Landing, Pittsburgh, Oct. 24, 1900.
Subject Terms: Huntington, W. Va. Ohio River Marshall College Steamboats Cityscape photographs Huntington Excelsior Mattress Co. Smokey City (steamboat) Transportation Boats and Boating
People:Sutphin, G. W. 'Jerry'
Barrett, Thornton, "Steamboat Smokey City passing Huntington, W. Va. & Marshall college, [ca. 1899.]" (1899). 0227: Marshall University Regional Photograph Collection. 60.