Story Of The Island Steamers

Author: Turner Harry B.
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The Story of the Island Steamers
Language: en
Pages: 125
Authors: Harry Baker Turner
Categories: Steam-navigation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1910 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Eric Jay Dolin
Categories: History
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The Story of the Island Steamers (Classic Reprint)
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Harry B. Turner
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-17 - Publisher: Forgotten Books

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The History of Nantucket Island
Language: en
Pages: 63
Authors: Marie Marden Coffin
Categories: Nantucket (Mass.)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1970 - Publisher:

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Travel History of Martha’s Vineyard, A : From Canoes and Horses to Steamships and Trolleys
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Thomas Dresser, Foreword by Herbert Foster
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

The story of Vineyard transportation and the story of evolution and innovation. Getting to Martha's Vineyard has never been easy. Native Americans built canoes for the journey, and early settlers crossed Vineyard Sound in small sailing packets. Steamships dramatically changed island life. On the island, the horse-drawn trolley evolved into