Photo Record

Object Name Image, Digital
Catalog Number 2014.049.067
Collection Matthew C. Miller Digital Collection
Description Digitized photograph, stereoscopic view of a two-story, steam riverboat, the "Lucy Coker" taken from the river's edge. The first story is open and has cargo in the hold and men standing around. The second story is closed with compartments and doors. There are men, women, and children standing on the balcony. There is a pilot's house on the top with "Lucy Coker" stenciled on the side. To the rear of the boat is a small paddlewheel. Stamped on the front: "American Views, Chattanooga, Tenn." and "10002 Landing, Tennessee River." Stamped on the back: E. & H.T. Anthony & Co. Emporium of American Foreign Stereoptic Views, New York, along with some decorative designs and a stamp that says "Intermediate."
Date 1875 circa
Photographer E. & H. T. Anthony & Co.
Accession number 2014.049