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History and Development of Great Lakes Water Craft

The first screw steamers resembled the side-wheelers of the 1840s, with passenger cabins above deck and cargo holds below. The propellers had their machinery mounted aft, in the stern, while the paddle-steamers carried their engines and boilers amidships, occupying most of the hold space.

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