Paddle steamer wheel

Arrow Lakes
Historical Society

1997.002.52 The “Cresent”, Bonner’s Ferry I believe 1920. Later “VANTORIA”.

: 1997.002.52

: G38-30


: 1920--

: Jean Takkinen (Estate of Ed Vipond)

: 1920s, Kootenay River, tugboats, and Vantoria (tug)

: Bonners Ferry (Idaho)

1 b/w photograph (12.8 cm x 7.7 cm), 1 b/w negative (35 mm)

Tug Crescent sailing likely on Kootenay (Kootenai) River near Bonners Ferry, Idaho, with man posing in front of wheelhouse, ca. 1920. The Crescent was brought to the Arrow Lakes ca. 1924 by Oscar Olson and was later rebuilt as the Vantoria. Note proper spelling of 'Crescent'.

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