It’s been said that to truly understand something and appreciate its value, you must know where it came from — where it began. While many of us may be somewhat familiar with the adventures of traveling south down the Mississippi…

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  • Commerce along the waterways: Historic flatboats help usher in the era of the modern barge
    It’s been said that to truly understand something and appreciate its value, you must know where it came from — where it began. While many of us may be somewhat familiar with the adventures of traveling south down the Mississippi through the writings ...
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    The City of Florence riverboat is depicted as a small shallow craft used to ... Steamboats were prototypes akin to modern major cruise liners ... flatboats, keelboats ...
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