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 The Oklahoma History Center opens Wednesday a new exhibit recreating the Steamboat Heroine, an 1830s side-wheel paddleboat that sank in the Red River near Hugo. The Oklahoma Historical Society and the Institute for Nautical Archaeology at Texas A&M University have been working for more than a decade to excavate, study and conserve the boat.
The Oklahoma History Center opens Wednesday a new exhibit recreating the Steamboat Heroine, an 1830s side-wheel paddleboat that sank in the Red River near Hugo. The Oklahoma Historical Society and the Institute for Nautical Archaeology at Texas A&M University have been working for more than a decade to excavate, study and conserve the boat.

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