Louisville and Cincinnati mail packet steamer "Jacob Strader"

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    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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