Hey, Everybody. Important Notice!!!
In the latest issue of the Reflector on page 6, please take special notice of the arrangements for the Saturday afternoon activities at our Annual Meeting in Marietta, OH September 17, 2016. After the business meeting Saturday morning, a tour of the Blennerhasset Mansion on Blennerhasset Island is being offered.
PLEASE NOTE THAT PARTICIPANTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR OWN TRANSPORTATION TO AND FROM PARKERSBURG TO ACCESS THE ISLAND AND MANSION. This is not a boat… Continue reading
Friday, September 16th & Saturday, September 17th, 2016
Lafayette Hotel, Marietta, Ohio
Call for room reservations: 1-800-331-9336
Friday, September 16th
Evening get together at the Ohio River Museum for the museum’s 75th anniversary. The museum was founded by S&D. Also view restoration progress on the last fully intact sternwheel steam towboat, the W.P. SNYDER JR.
Saturday, September 17th
9:30 AM – Annual business meeting, state of the organization, reports from group chapters, and adjunct organizations. Election of officers.
12:00 Noon… Continue reading
A few more photographs from the archives of S&D Member Dale Flick. Today's installment features the DELTA QUEEN and WEBER W. SEBALD. Continue reading
Photos from the initial launching of the MISSISSIPPI QUEEN are from the personal collection of member Dale Flick. Continue reading
The following images of the DELTA QUEEN were captured by our very own Dale Flick in the early 60's in and around Cincinnati, Ohio. Continue reading
Photographs from the 76th Annual Sons and Daughters of Pioneer Rivermen Meeting, Marietta, Ohio. Continue reading
Inland passenger steamers inspected by St. Louis office: ALTON, AUGUST WOHLT, B.B., BALD EAGLE, BELLE OF CALHOUN, CANTONIA, CAPE GIRARDEAU, CITY OF MEMPHIS, CITY OF PROVIDENCE, CITY OF SALTILLO, DUBUQUE, ELEONORE, ERASTUS WELLS, FERD HEROLD, GREY EAGLE, HARRY LYNDS, HENRY WOHLT, IDEAL, ILLINOIS, J.A. SCHULTE, JOS. L. STEPHENS, JULIUS F. SILBER, LOUISIANA, MEEKER, MINNEHAHA, NADINE, OMAHA, SATURN, SPREAD EAGLE, UNCLE SAM, W.L. HECKMANN. Continue reading
Today, October 6, 1995, is the first anniversary of operations for the casino boat GRAND VICTORIA on the Fox River in Elgin, IL; about thirty-five miles northwest of Chicago, where the famous Elgin watches were made. Continue reading