River boats "Roxie" and "Okeehumkee" on the St. Johns River

River boats "Roxie" and "Okeehumkee" on the St. Johns River


Image Number

  • RC20034

Year

  • ca 1885

Series Title

General Note

  • Official number (Okeehumkee): 19409.
  • Rig (Okeehumkee): Recessed sternwheel.
  • Tonnage (Roxie): 54 gross, 40 net.
  • Tonnage (Okeehumkee): 65 gross and 32 net.
  • Length (Okeehumkee): 84.4 ft.
  • Width (Okeehumkee): 21.4 ft.
  • Depth (Okeehumkee): 8.3 ft.

Rights

    Biography Note

  • Year built (Roxie): 1881, Jacksonville, Florida.

  • Biography Note

  • Year built (Okeehumkee): 1873, Palatka, Fla.

  • Biography Note

  • First place of registration or first home port (Okeehumkee): Jacksonville, Fla.

  • Biography Note

  • Disposition (Roxie): burned shortly after construction.

  • Biography Note

  • Disposition (Okeehumkee): Abandoned 1919.

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Subject Corporate

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 15748.

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River boats "Roxie" and "Okeehumkee" on the St. Johns River
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Chicago Manual of Style

River boats "Roxie" and "Okeehumkee" on the St. Johns River. ca 1885. Black & white photoprint, 8 x 10 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/41215>, accessed 25 May 2019.

MLA

River boats "Roxie" and "Okeehumkee" on the St. Johns River. ca 1885. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 25 May. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/41215>.

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(State Archives of Florida)