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Portland Canal's Dam 41 in Louisville, Kentucky, and the Falls of the Ohio, where many fossilized organisms can be seen. The river curves right; beyond, it narrows and curves left. Two bridges are shown. Caption on back of image: "View looking down [], showing general view new dam no. 41 Ohio River. [] house in upper left corner shows lock no. 41 and L Canal." Note on back: "Mr. Newman: Exact location of dam pictures can be obtained at Louisville Dist. Eng offices. They probably have better…

Man standing on life saving station on Ohio River. Three men are in the front and center in a U.S. Coast Guard row boat near Louisville. The first Louisville Lifeboat Station was a wooden houseboat built in 1881 and located at the Falls of the Ohio. It was replaced with a second wooden houseboat in 1902 and then with a steel-hulled houseboat in 1928. This was the only inland life-saving station in the United States and the only permanently located floating lifeboat station in the world.

Barge carrying fuel oil and kerosene to Louisville is unable to reach its destination on the frozen Ohio River 1977