Steamboat Barnet

Steaming into History: The Barnet

December 1, 1826

Steamboat Barnet Navigation

Hands-on activities and lessons connect the voyage of the Steamboat Barnet to the larger story of economic development along the Connecticut River and the American System. The exhibit features documents, maps and artifacts from the collections of the Lyman & Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History.

Funded by a Teaching American History grant from the U.S. Department of Education.

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