Dickens, in 1841, traveled in steamboats from Pittsburg to St. Louis.
The day of the voyageur was gone, and lines of steamboats crowded its wharf.
There were laborers on steamboats who received $75 to $100 per month.
Steamboats often get up to this place, but all will not suffice.
We are going in one of the steamboats that are lying at the pier, are we not?
The steamboats ...