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Steamboat calliopes

Leslie Charles Swanson

Steamboat calliopes

by Leslie Charles Swanson

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Published by L.C. Swanson in [Moline, Ill.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Calliope,
  • Paddle steamers

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Leslie C. Swanson
    The Physical Object
    Pagination60 p.
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26899555M
    OCLC/WorldCa950904474

    Calliopes Were Invented in the United States. each as big and loud as the one on a firehouse or a steamboat. It played awful music. It was too loud for comfort and, despite the fact that its manipulator was as much a plumber as musician, one never found a calliope with all whistles in tune at one time. This is a “must have” book. St. Louis and the Mighty Mississippi in the Steamboat Age: The Collected Writings of Ruth Ferris by Ruth Ferris pacificwomensnetwork.com The Sea Hunter True Adventures With Famous Shipwrecks By Clive Cussler & Craig Dirgo pacificwomensnetwork.com This book has a very good account of the paddlewheeler LEXINGTON Disaster.

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If it still doesn't work - Get Help. Phyllis does not book day excursions. A calliope (see below for pronunciation) is a musical instrument that produces sound by sending a gas, originally steam or, more recently, compressed air, through large whistles—originally locomotive whistles.

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