The American Queen

The Upper Mississippi - October 2007

Alton, Illinois

Alton The Argosy, a river boat casino

Most of the towns along the upper Mississippi have a river boat casino. The Argosy was a bit more gaudy than most.

Alton View of Alton from the Front Porch
Alton There was a welcoming committee at the end of the gangplank
Alton The American Queen
Alton This is me in front of a statue commerating the seventh Lincoln-Douglas debate, held in Alton.