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Belle of Louisville, Mississippi River, New Orleans
- Belle of Louisville is a riveted-steel, steam-powered, sternwheel-propelled day packet and excursion boat. The superstructure is built of wood, and the hull is supported by a hogging truss system in the traditional manner of Western Rivers steamboats. The sternwheel is propelled by a pair of single cylinder, non-condensing, reciprocating steam engines.
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