Visual display of the Andes (Packet, 1919-1931)

Andes (Packet, 1919-1931)

  • ca. 1920
  • BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel
  • BOAT TYPE: Packet
  • BUILT: 1919 from the wreck of the Loucinda
  • FINAL DISPOSITION: Sank and was lost while approaching Plaquemine Lock, July 1, 1931
  • OWNERS: Louisville and Cincinnati Packet Company; Captain Oliver F. Bradford (March 1927)
  • RIVERS: Ohio River; Mississippi River
  • OTHER INFORMATION: Ways - 0253; The Andes was cheaply built, no skylight, etc.; ran Cincinnati-Madison until the big Cincinnati fire in November 1922; Greene Line Steamers ran her under charter in upriver trades for some time; sold in March 1927 to Captain Oliver F. Bradford in New Orleans
  • PHOTO DESCRIPTION: The Andes at Madison, Indiana circa 1920
  • Andes (C)


Stottlebower, Alene
  • ca. 1920
Local identifier
  • Neg. 43247
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