The Galveston-Houston Packet: Steamboats on Buffalo Bayou

The Galveston-Houston Packet: Steamboats on Buffalo Bayou

by Andrew W. Hall

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ISBN-13: 9781609495916
Publisher: History Press, The
Publication date: 10/30/2012
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 1,271,582
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Andy Hall is a native of Galveston, and has spent most his life on the Texas coast. For the last 20 years Hall has served as a volunteer with the Texas Historical Commission in investigating shipwrecks, and in 2001 was part of the first group of state marine archaeological stewards appointed in the US.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements 7

1 Arroyo Cibolo 11

2 Snags 27

3 Gone to Texas 39

4 Years of Growth and Stability 49

5 The Texas Marine Department 63

6 Rebuilding 83

7 Morgan Moves In 93

8 The Final Years 103

Appendix: Steamboats Running on Buffalo Bayou 115

Notes 123

Bibliography 133

Index 139

About the Author 144

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