Keep on turnin’

June 3, 2013 1:00 PM

Photo by Ryan Rivet

The "big wheels" of the steamboat Natchez slowly spin while the vessel remains moored to the Toulouse Street Wharf on the Mississippi River in New Orleans. The ninth steamer to bear the name "Natchez," the  boat was constructed in 1975 and is powered by an engine built in 1927.

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Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5000