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The Monument River as part of the Cape Cod Canal and steam shovels dig on land for the Canal

MS028.04.027.054 (RS195226)

Description

A black and white view of the Monument River, now a part of the Cape Cod Canal, which shows a bridge in the foreground and a dredge connected to a pipeline in the background (top) and a black and white view of a steam shoveling project underway for the Cape Cod Canal, which shows a multitude of workers supervising the shoveling effort (bottom).

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Details

Collection Name
Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection
Collection Code
MS028
Dates
undated
Physical Description
2 black and white photomechanical reproductions; 7 x 9.25 inches
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
292533
Reference Code
MS028.04.027.054

Record details

Descriptive Terms
bridges (built works)
canals
dredgers (watercraft)
rivers
steam shovels
workers
Material Type
photomechanical prints
Places
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]
Monument River (Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [river]

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