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Author Latrobe, John H. B. (John Hazlehurst Boneval), 1803-1891.

Title A lost chapter in the history of the steamboat ... [electronic resource] By J. H. B. Latrobe.

Imprint Baltimore [Printed by J. Murphy] 1871.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Making of America E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 44 p. 24 cm.
Series Maryland historical society. Fund-publication, no. 5
Making of America.
Note Regarding the author's connection with a case (never brought to trial) involving a patent granted to Nicholas J. Roosevelt in 1814 for using vertical wheels with steam engines to propel boats.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Digital Library Initiatives, 2000. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. [Making of America] This volume is made possible by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation as part of Making of America IV: the American voice, 1850-1877.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Roosevelt, Nicholas J., 1767-1854.
Steam-navigation -- History
Electronic information resources.
Added Author University of Michigan. Library.
In: Making of America. URL:

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