Nauvoo House Landing, Nauvoo, Illinois 

 

Summary

Located at south end of Main Street, near Nauvoo House and JS’s homestead.1 Popular docking place for steamers carrying immigrants from British Isles.2 Steamboats that used landing included Maid of Iowa, Osprey, and Mermaid.3 JS boarded steamers at dock for occasional pleasure excursions on Mississippi River.4

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