Tag: Herman T. Pott National Inland Waterways Library
What the Mississippi River Means to Me
I left the Mississippi as an adult, but it never left me.
Shantyboats and Roustabouts Wins James V. Swift Medal
Perhaps no one contributed more to preserving the history of life on the rivers than James V. Swift, a longtime columnist of the Waterways Journal who wrote the “Old Boat Column” for many years. As the Journal’s Vice-President and business and advertising manager, he supported a number of river organizations, and he indexed the Waterways…