Museum distributes copies of new book

The Steamboat Era Museum recently donated a copy of Steam-Driven: How Steamboats Shaped the Future of Virginia’s Northern Neck to the Lancaster Community Library. From left, library director Alice Cooper accepts the new book from museum membership chairman Lin Ross.

IRVINGTON—In October, board members of the Steamboat Era Museum delivered the museum’s newest publication to Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula schools, libraries and museums.

More then 46 copies of Steam-Driven: How Steamboat Shaped the Future of Virginia’s Northern Neck were donated.

The heavily-illustrated coffee table book covers the Steamboat Era, the story of the steamer Potomac and the…[to-view-more]