March, throughout the years!
March 7, 1838: The Red river was cleared of the Great Log Raft by Captain H.M. Shreve.
|Steam Boats on the Red River Circa 1900's|
0000.001.063 - Bossier Parish Library Collection
|John M. Arnold was a member of the Bossier Cavalry.|
1998.067.020 - Dale Jennings Collection
March 1895: The Nathaniel F. Dortch (built in 1889) sank in 5 feet of water, several newspaper articles have a pin-point location, which indicates around Ninock Lake. This would make the second wreckage in the same year, first was Jan,1895, and was back in operational condition after being raised and repaired.
|Replica of the Steamer, Nathaniel F. Dortch|
1999.053.047.048 - Scott Brandt Collection
1999.053.060 - Scott Brandt Collection
March 27, 1919: Wooden plank sidewalks were being replace with grave.
|The Bossier Banner|
| Wooden plank sidewalks can been seen a long the side of the Bank of Benton, circa 1900's|
0000.004.001.051 - Scanland Collection