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A train moves equipment and coal for the Cape Cod Canal

MS028.04.006.021 (RS170946)

Description

A black and white view of a train transporting equipment and coal for the the Cape Cod Canal project. The image shows nine men in suits surveying a digging scene in front of the train.

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Details

Collection Name
Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection
Collection Code
MS028
Dates
1912-08
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
2 black and white photograph; 11.5 x 3.5 inches
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
290193
Reference Code
MS028.04.006.021

Record details

Descriptive Terms
canals
earthmoving equipment
freight trains
railroads
spectators (event observers)
Material Type
photographs
Places
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]

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