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Designed and built by Colonel John Stevens (III) at Hoboken, N.J. in 1804, was the first steamboat propelled by twin screws.

Colonel John Stevens (III) seeking to overcome the tendency of his 1802 screw propelled steamboat to move in circles,…

The Yacht America was designed by George Steers, and built by John Cox Stevens, then Commodore of the New York Yacht Club, his brother Edwin A. Stevens (I), Colonel James Hamilton, all of whom were on board when she won the race around the Isle of…