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Complete Picture of a Steamship off Kanazawa

The steam ship President, the largest in the world Lieut. Roberts R.N. Commander on her last voyage from New York to Liverpool: as last seen from the packet ship Orpheus, Capt. Cole in the terrific gale of March the 12th 1841 at 5 o'clock p.m. lat. 39, 46 long. 71, bearing N.E. by E. by compass steering East

The steam ship President, Lieut. Roberts R.N. commander: the largest in the world

Awful Conflagration of the Steam Boat Lexington in Long Island Sound on Monday Eve, January 13th, 1840, by which melancholy occurrence, over 100 Persons Perished

Steam ship of War Eagle

Panoramic View of New York Taken from the North River

Polk & Co. Going up Salt River

The steam-ships POTTINGER and CYCLOPS stranded in Thorness Bay, Cowes, Isle of Wright

The BRITANNIA steamship leaving Boston, U.S.

Royal mail steam ship, Europe

U.S. mail steam ship Pacific: Collins line, builders, hull by Brown & Bell N.Y. engines by Allaire Works N.Y.

U.S. mail steam ship, Atlantic: Collins line. builders, hull by Wm. H. Brown N.Y.--engines, by Stillman Allen & Co. Novelty Works N.Y.

U.S. mail steam ship Baltic: Collins line. builders, hull by Brown & Bell N.Y. engines by Allaire Works N.Y.

U.S. mail steam ship Atlantic

Reindeer polka

Design and model of the new steamer America, for the western lakes

The American steamship Columbia, of New York for Europe

Burning of the Henry Clay Near Yonkers–While on Her Trip From Albany to New York on Wednesday Afternoon July 28th, 1852.–The rapid spread of the flames forced the passengers into the water. Mothers and children, husbands and wives, brothers and sisters were drowned together, whilst trying to save each other. Little children buffetted the waves in vain for a few moments, and then sunk to rise no more. Persons on board about 500 of which number nearly 100 are supposed to have perished.

[Ben Campbell, steamship at landing]

United States mail steam ship "Pacific"

Disasters of 60 days : Wreck of Steamship Tennessee, Indian Cove, March 6th, 1853 ; Wreck & burning of the steamer Independence on the island of Margarita, Feby. 16th, 1853. 150 lives lost ; Collapse of flue on board Jenny Lind off San Francisquito, April 11th, 1853, 50 lives lost ; Wreck of propellor steamship S.S. Lewis, Duxburg Reef, April 9th, 1853 / / Lith. & pubh. by Britton & Rey, cr. California & Montgomery St., San Francisco.

[U.S.S. Susquehanna, Commodore Perry's flag ship, full starboard view]

[Port views of the U.S.S. Susquehanna and the U.S.S. Mississippi understeam]

View of the U.S. Mail Steamship Company's premises, Aspinwall, N.G.

U.S.M. steamship Illinois. Coaling at Kingston, Jamaica, W.I. enroute for Aspinwall, N.G.

United States "Auxiliary Screw" steam frigate "Merrimac" 60 guns. Off the entrance to New York harbour / T.G. Dutton, del et lith. ; Day & Son, Lithrs. to the Queen.

U.S. steam frigate Mississippi passing Punta Tristao. N. west point of Madeira / Jas. Queen delt. ; P.S. Duval & Co's. lithy. Philada.

United States steam-frigate "Merrimac"

Providence and Stonington Steamship Co's. steamer, Rhode Island

Steamboats passing at midnight: on Long Island

Arresting the Steamship Northern Light

United States "Auxiliary Screw" steam frigate "Merrimac" 60 guns. Off the entrance to New York harbour / T.G. Dutton, del et lith. ; Day & Son, Lithrs. to [the Queen].

Battle of Bad Axe = Schlacht von Bad Axe / H. Lewis pinx ; Lith. Inst. Arnz & Co., Dusseldorf.

Steamship docks above Brooklyn Bridge.

[Interior view of a steamship.]

[Interior view of a steamship.]

Steamship docks above Brooklyn Bridge.

Steamship docks above Brooklyn Bridge.

Steamship Cimbria, S.W. Harbor, Mt. Desert, Me.

Steamship Cimbria, S.W. Harbor, Mt. Desert, Me.

Steamship docks above Brooklyn Bridge.

[Interior view of a steamship.]

[Interior view of a steamship.]

Map exhibiting the fixed location of the main trunk of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Railroad of Louisiana, together with its proposed branches, connections and extensions in Louisiana, Arkansas & Texas; also its connecting steamship routes from Berwicks Bay to ports in the Gulf of Mexico, together with the advantages in point of directness & diminished distance to the Pacific Coast, New Orleans, La. January 24th, 1859.


The new American iron steamship "Champion," of the Vanderbilt line

[Sketches of four ships]

U.S. Transport "Gove[r]nor"

Dirijo [sic], wrecker

Revenue cutter

Steamer S. R. Spalding. [Transport]

The new and elegant screw steamship Mt. Vernon having resumed her trips, will leave for New York, on Wednesday, Jan'y 25th, 1860 and New York for Washington on Saturday, Jan. 28th, at 3 p. m ... Washington. H. Polkinhorn's steam job press, D. st

[Broadside and bow views of eight ships and boats, and an unidentified profile bust portrait]

U.S. Transport "Coatzacoalcus"

The great eastern excursion! This mammoth steamship, the wonder of the age, will arrive at Norfolk and be open for the reception of visitors on Saturday, August 4 ... This splendid steamer Baltimore will make an excursion to Old Point and Norfol

U.S. Transport "Great Republic" in tow of the Vanderbilt (Clipper rig)

Geo Peabody

Express--the mail boat between Washington and the army hd.qts. City Pt.

The U.S. steamer Search.

U.S. Transport "Peerless"

For Charleston, S. C. direct from the end of Long wharf, The Boston and Southern steamship company's new and elegant iron steamship. South Carolina ... will leave Boston for Charleston, on Wednesday, Sept. 26th, '60 at 4 o'clock, P. M ... Boston

U.S. Gun Boat "Fanny"

Alliance, blockade runner


[Broadside views of the Whitehead, Cohasset, and Young America]

[Steamship with three masts]

U.S. Steamer


[Broadside views of three steamships]

The Newport News Steamer Express Capt. Wilson

U.S. Gun Boat Montecello



U.S. Transport "Star of the South"

The Pawnee

Baltic and Atlantic


U.S. Transport Marion

U.S. Gun Boat "Seminole"

The South New steamship line between Boston and Savannah. The splendid side wheel steamship Joseph Whitney ... Will leave Boston for Savannah. on Saturday, Dec'r 8th, 1860 at 3 o'clock, P M ... Boston, December 3d, 1860 Boston. J. H. & F. F. Far

[Broadside and stern views of steamship Minnesota]

[Broadside views of three steamships]

U.S. Tug Boat "Mercury"

U.S. Transport "Cahawba"

U.S. Steamer Adelaide, which plys [sic] between Baltimore & Fort Monroe

U.S. Steamer Mt. Vernon

Picking up the floating bodies. The Tug McQueen picking up the body of Capt. Jack Wilson

[American steam packet vessel at port in Le Havre, France] / Auguste Lacroix, photographe, Havre.

U.S. Gun Boat "Daylight"

Steam Sloop Pensacola brought to Washington under canvas from Pensacola, some time 1861

Port Royal, S.C. [i.e. Va.]

The steamship Marion, on her way to New York with the wives and children of the soldiers in Fort Sumter - manning the ramparts and cheering of the men as the steamer passes the fort the parting salute from Fort Sumpter / from a sketch by our special artist now in Charleston

Potomac River, Sept. 31st, 1861

View Inside an American Steamship

“America”: A Steamship in Transit

U.S. gunboat Lexington [i.e. Tyler] - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboat Tyler - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. steam gun boat "Chippewa"

Arrival of the United States steam sloop Niagara at Jeddo, Japan, with the Japanese embassadors [sic] on board, November 10, 1860

The steamship Star of the West, with reinforcements for Major Anderson, approaching Fort Sumter - The South Carolinians firing at her from the batteries on Morris Island and Fort Moultrie