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Paddlewheel of The Algiers

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Date Issued:
1959
Summary:
A view of the paddlewheel of the Algiers shortly after it was renovated and then brought on shore on Sanibel Island in 1959. A channel had to be dug through the beach to its final berth, and then refilled. The bottom deck was screened, the paddlewheel assembled, and the channel filled, among other details.
Title: Paddlewheel of The Algiers.
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Type of Resource: still image
Issuance: single unit
Date Issued: 1959
Physical Form: electronic resource
Extent: 1 black and white photograph
Summary: A view of the paddlewheel of the Algiers shortly after it was renovated and then brought on shore on Sanibel Island in 1959. A channel had to be dug through the beach to its final berth, and then refilled. The bottom deck was screened, the paddlewheel assembled, and the channel filled, among other details.
Identifier: SW00001385 (IID), 47565 (digitool), fgcu:21510 (fedora)
Note(s): Originally digitized by Southwest Florida Library Network as part of the Digitizing Southwest Florida Heritage Project and PALMM Project, 2004 in collaboration with the Sanibel Public Library. Project was funded under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Florida Department of State, Division of Library and Information Services.
Subject(s): Steamboats
Sanibel Island (Fla.) -- History
Sanibel (Fla.)
Captiva Island (Fla.)
Algiers paddleboat
paddlewheel
Held by: Sanibel Public Library, Sanibel Island, Florida
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fcla/ic/SW00001385
Use and Reproduction: All rights reserved. Material may be used only for research, educational, legal and non-commercial purposes, with acknowledgement of DigitalFGCU, Florida Gulf Coast University Library and the Sanibel Public Library.
Owner Institution: FGCU