Steamboat "Illinois" Sinking

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Title

Steamboat "Illinois" Sinking

Description

The steamboat, "Illinois" sinking in the Rock River in front of the Rockford Public Library. An accident that may have been caused by carrying too many passengers, caused the steamboat to partially sink.

Date

July 19, 1908

Identifier

76.179.6

Physical Dimensions

5" x 4"

Citation

“Steamboat "Illinois" Sinking,” Midway Village Museum - Digital Collections, accessed October 26, 2021, https://midwayvillagemuseumdigitalcollections.omeka.net/items/show/3759.

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