Visual display of the Salvisi (Towboat, 1912-1944)

Salvisi (Towboat, 1912-1944)

  • July 16, 1938
  • BOAT DESCRIPTION: Sternwheel
  • BOAT TYPE: Towboat
  • BUILT: 1899 as the U.S. Engineer No. 8 at Howard Ship Yard Jeffersonville, Indiana
  • FORMERLY: U.S. Engineer No. 8
  • BECAME: Warner by 1944
  • OWNERS: ca. 1912: USE-St. Louis; 1944: Warner & Tamble
  • RIVERS: Mississippi River
  • OTHER INFORMATION: Ways - T2234; Salvisi was originally one of three identical USE tenders built in 1899 by Howard Ship Yard. She remained in service of the USE but was renamed and relocated to St. Louis. By 1944 she had been sold and renamed
  • PHOTO DESCRIPTION: Photo taken at St. Louis, Missouri on July 16, 1938
  • Salvisi (A)

Details

Date
  • July 16, 1938
Collection
Subjects
Local identifier
  • Neg. 41028
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