Lecture on John Fitch and the Invention of the Steamboat and Belle of Louisville Lunch Cruise
10:00 A.M. Lecture:
“John Fitch and the Invention of the Steamboat” by Kadie Engstrom of The Belle of Louisville
Presentation will include connections to the invention of the steamboat in 1787, the steamboat era, and the Belle of Louisville, with an emphasis on the impact of the steamboat on American history.
Lunch River Cruise on the Belle of Louisville
Steamboat boards at 11:30 A.M., cruises from 12:00-2:00 P.M.