You know, at the Grand Rapids these flatboats ought to be unloaded.
Tecumseh was with a party of Indians who attacked some flatboats on the Ohio River.
And the morning had active duties for the crew of The Last of the Flatboats to do.
For a long period, only the awkward barges and flatboats were used.
In high water it is navigable for flatboats for about thirty miles.
Thousands of flatboats at a time lined the wharves of the post.
The number of flatboats and keel-boats is beyond calculation.
On the 28th we went up the river and crossed over on flatboats.
As he had "tried" the river a good deal with the flatboats, he answered, he would try and do the best he could.
The "export trade" of the Indiana farmers was with New Orleans, the goods being carried on flatboats.