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Fulton's Own Account of His First Trip to Albany

Fulton's First Steamboat Voyage, 1807

Old Steamboat Days on the Hudson River (Chapter 2: "The First Steamboat")

Photo of Robert Fulton

Steamboat on the Hudson

Maps and images - Industrial Revolution

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