Louisville and Cincinnati mail packet steamer "Jacob Strader"

Description: This is an illustration of the "Jacob Strader," a steamboat mail packet on the Louisville and Cincinnati mail line. The "Jacob Strader" was a troop carrier during the Civil War and was dismantled in 1866.

 

Creator/Photographer: Unidentified photographer

 

Medium: Black and white photographic print

 

Culture: American

 

Geography: USA

 

Date: 1856

 

Collection: U.S. Mail Packets and Boats

 

Repository: National Postal Museum

 

Accession number: A.2006-95

 

Persistent URL: arago.si.edu/index.asp?con=2&cmd=1&id=194347

 

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