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Floating store boat on Ohio River

Description: Photograph of several men on a "glass boat" on the Ohio River. The floating store carried china and glassware from factories in Pittsburgh and Wheeling, Pennsylvania, and depended on river currents or manpower.
Source: http://indianamemory.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16066coll75/id/376
Collection: Newburgh Chandler Public Library Collection
Rights: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/
Subjects: Ohio River
Retail trade
Boats and boating

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