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1890

Capt. Gordon C. Greene bought the steamboat H.K. Bedford

Other events that happened on or around 1890

1896

The H.K. Bedford began Pittsburgh-Charleston service

Other events that happened on or around 1896

1903

Capt. Greene built the side-wheel packet Greenland

Other events that happened on or around 1903

1904

Capt. Greene acquired the Cincinnati, Portsmouth, Big Sandy & Pomeroy Packet Co.

Other events that happened on or around 1904

Jan 27, 1927

Capt. Gordon Greene died

1947

The Greene Line acquired the Delta Queen

Other events that happened on or around 1947

1949

Capt. Mary B. Greene, wife of Capt. Gordon Greene, died

Other events that happened on or around 1949

1969

The Overseas National Airway acquired the Greene Line packet service

Other events that happened on or around 1969

1973

The Overseas National Airway changed the name of the Greene Line to the Delta Queen Steamboat Co.

Other events that happened on or around 1973


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