To robert fulton, an American, belongs the credit for placing the steamboat on a successful commercial basis.
This boat was constructed by robert fulton, and carried a figure-head of him on her bow.
robert fulton's Clermont, of which we shall speak presently, was undoubtedly the pioneer of practicable steamboats.
robert fulton was only three years old when his father died.
robert fulton developed his steam-ferry and the East river ceased to be the bugaboo it had always been to sailing vessels.
robert fulton failed in his steamboat experiments on the Seine.
The next successful application was made by robert fulton, who built the Clermont in 1807.
The idea of the steamboat did not originate in the brain of robert fulton.
robert fulton pointed out this possibility when he was working upon his own devices.
His successor, robert fulton, was inspired by a similar ambition.