Four steamers at the opening of Cascade Locks,Hood River County, Oregon, 1896
Ffour steamers waiting their turn at the opening of Cascade Locks November 5, 1896. The steamers are identified as the 1) sternwheeler "Maria" which was built at Portland in 1887 and abandoned in 1923; 2) sternwheeler "Dalles City" which was built at Portland in 1891 and rebuilt in 1909; 3) sternwheeler "Harvest Queen" built at Celilo in 1878 and dismantled in 1899; and 4) sternwheeler "Sarah Dixon" which was built in 1892 and rebuilt in 1906. The original photograph is from the collection of Captain Werner Eckhart.
Cascade Locks, Oregon; Hood River County; Columbia River Gorge; Maria (paddle steamer); Dallas City (paddle steamer); Harvest Queen (paddle steamer); Sarah Dixon (paddle steamer); paddle steamer; Captain Werner Eckhart collection
Eckhart, Captain Werner; Ben Maxwell
3.2 in H x 4.6 in. W
Salem Public Library
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Salem Public Library Historic Photograph Collections, Salem Public Library, Salem, Oregon