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With our stern-wheeler we never felt that there was any danger, but our progress was exceedingly slow.Up the Orinoco and down the Magdalena|H. J. Mozans
And if the outfit was gotten out of a wrecked Mississippi stern-wheeler, what boots it!Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 11 (of 14)|Elbert Hubbard
The engine-room crew of a Mississippi steamer varies as the boat is a side-wheeler or a stern-wheeler.Old Times on the Upper Mississippi|George Byron Merrick
The bluff bows of the stern-wheeler had squelched into the soft brown mud, and the current had swept the boat alongside the bank.A Desert Drama|A. Conan Doyle
His boat was a “stern-wheeler,” and is stated to have been capable of steaming five miles an hour.A History of the Growth of the Steam-Engine|Robert H. Thurston