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Steamboats on the Hudson: An American Saga
Table of Contents

The Fight for Monopoly

Homepage/Introduction

Battle of the Booklets, Part 1 - James Rumsey vs. John Fitch

Battle in the New York State Legislature

Battle In the Newspapers

Battle of the Booklets, Part 2 - William Duer vs. Cadwallader Colden

Battle in the Courts

Competition

The Golden Age of Steamboat Travel

Related Information

The Contenders

Timeline
Research at NYSL

Last modified: January 9, 2009/dvm