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Title New Albany Notecard
Subjects New Albany (Ind.)
Format Print, Photographic
Call Number 917.72 P3 75
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Description Note card. New Albany, Indiana, pictured in the background of this 1874 print, was described at that time as being "an important and handsomely-situated town." In the foreground is a flat or ark. These arks, propelled with grand sweeps instead of poles, kept out of the steamboat channel, and traded at settlements where steamers did not stop.