Visual display of the Calypso (Packet, 1863-1865)

Calypso (Packet, 1863-1865)

  • BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sidewheel
  • BOAT TYPE: Packet
  • BUILT: 1863 at Wellsville, Ohio
  • FINAL DISPOSITION: Lost in ice break-up at St. Louis on December 16, 1865 along with many others
  • OWNERS: Captain Burton
  • OFFICERS & CREW: Captain Bryon (1863)
  • RIVERS: Missouri River; Mississippi River
  • OTHER INFORMATION: Ways - 0808; Operated on the Missouri River. First home port St. Louis, Missouri
  • PHOTO DESCRIPTION: The City Belle (left) and the Calypso (right)
  • Calypso (A)

Details

Other title
  • City Belle (Packet)
Photographer
Bentinek, William
Collection
Subjects
Local identifier
  • Neg. 4189
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