The SteamBoat

By:Arnold Pesina

How Steamboats helped us.

Steamboats helped solve a variety of problems.The era of the steamboat began in America in 1787 when John Fitch made the first successful trial of a forty-five-foot steamboat on the Delaware River on August 22, 1787.John's Steamboat was capable of carrying cargo as well as people across rivers with ease.Later model steamboats could reach speed of 5 mph.Steamboats had dominated water travel for many years.These Steamboats had helped bridge the gap of rivers and lakes during the industrial revolution. The Steamboat helped this country for many years in the ways of water transportation.

Steamboat quotes

What sir, would you make a ship sail against the wind and currents by lighting a bonfire under her deck? I pray you excuse me. I have no time to listen to such nonsense.

— Emperor Napoléon Bonapart


The answer to all your transportation needs and wants.The almighty Steamboat.

Arnold Pesina

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