9780870044380

Steamboats on Northwest Rivers: Before the Dams

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  • ISBN13:

    9780870044380

  • ISBN10:

    0870044389

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2004-03-01
  • Publisher: Caxton Pr

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Table of Contents

Illustrations
x
Map
xi
Introduction xiii
The most eager Beaver
1(14)
Home-made steamboats
15(16)
Columbia River Gorge
31(12)
Gold rush to British Columbia
43(12)
Colonel Wright---explorer steamboat
55(16)
Willie Gray, rapids swimmer
71(14)
Glory days on the river
85(14)
Doc Baker's rawhide railroad
99(14)
Wreck of the Daisy Ainsworth Suicide of the pony engine
113(12)
Running the rapids
125(10)
The ice-breaker and Fixing Creator mistakes
135(18)
Shipwrecks and river disasters
153(18)
Cascade Locks and the Eureka Mine
171(16)
The wreck of the Imnaha
187(10)
Upper river survey
197(16)
Captain Gray in Alaska
213(14)
Captain Gray's retirement years
227(14)
Acknowledgments 241(4)
The Author 245(2)
Bibliography 247

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