The International Steamboat Society was conceived and initiated in 1984 to form a link and a means of communication among the many steamboat enthusiasts worldwide.' Steamboat' as used here means any steam-powered, generally non-commercial water-craft: yacht, launch, paddle wheeler, tug, replica, dinghy, canoe, etc. The Society is open to anyone who owns, has owned, or merely has an interest in steamboats.
Membership in ISS entitles one to a subscription to the bimonthly.
Steamboat News Edited by Bill Warren Mueller.
SN contains news about members, their boats, engines, boilers, and anything else relating to steamboats. There are how-to articles, equipment plans, news about meets and other events, questions and answers, classifieds.
Annual membership dues including a subscription to Steamboat News are $12 in U.S. funds for worldwide surface delivery or $17 if overseas air mail is desired. The mailing address is: International Steamboat Society, Rt. 1, Box 262, Middlebourne, WV 26149.