Monthly Archives: August 2016

MORE MINIATURE PERFUME BOTTLES by GLINDA BOWMAN

MORE MINIATURE PERFUME BOTTLES (A Schiffer Book for Collectors) September 1996 Paperback By Glinda Bowman Glinda Bowman’s book has ‘More’ hundreds of pictures included. Glinda’s book is available at Amazon.com

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MINIATURE PERFUME BOTTLES by GLINDA BOWMAN

MINIATURE PERFUME BOTTLES (A Schiffer Book for Collectors) September 1994 Paperback By Glinda Bowman Glinda Bowman’s book was the first to document these miniatures. A history of perfume, and hundreds of pictures are included. Glinda’s book is available at Amazon.com

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WHEELING, WEST VIRGINIA’S BOAT YARD HISTORY

Wheeling’s Boat Yard History by John Bowman September 2016 In 1815-1816, the James Patton and James Palmer boat yards watched Henry Miller Shreve’s progress as he built Wheeling’s first steamboat, the steamboat Washington. North Wheeling’s Boat Yards The James Pemberton boat yard. In 1815, James Pemberton opened the first boat yard In North Wheeling, and […]

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JOHN BOWMAN Wheeling, West Virginia

    JOHN BOWMAN Author, Historian, (West Virginia History Hero) and Steamboat Model Builder.

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OUR RUSH FAMILY IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

                                    OUR RUSH FAMILY IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR by John Bowman, the Great Grandson of Salathiel Benjamin Rush Sgt. “F” Co. 63rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry The four sons of Peter Rush and Elizabeth Pew-RUSH of Armstrongs Mills, […]

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STEAMBOAT MODELS by John Bowman

See: STEAMBOAT MODELS by John Bowman on YouTube. John’s authentic scale model replicas of Steamboats, and other boats built in Wheeling. All of the models were built from scratch, no kits and no plans. The models were built from available histories and photos. John’s models were built to look as they did when they were […]

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