Harbor Boat Raised After Sinking In Illinois River Harbor Boat Raised After Sinking In Illinois River
Harbor Boat Raised After Sinking In Illinois River

When two personal watercraft operators set out for a Saturday of summer fun on the Illinois River, they didn’t realize they would be called upon to save lives.  According to… Read More

The Steamer Peoria

February 15, 2021

The Eagle Packet Company of St. Louis contracted in 1913 with the Howard Shipyard to build a wood-hulled sternwheeler for $26,000.  The new steamboat, 242 by 37.8 feet and named… Read More

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