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"The Cape Cod Canal"

MS028.05.002.004 (RS195422)

Description

This booklet provides a brief description of the Cape Cod Canal. There are 3 total pages of writing, while the rest are photographs. The writer explains the specifics regarding the Cape Cod Canal, including its length and width, the cost of the project, and the shortened route from New York to Boston. The images show dredging and steam shoveling during the Canal's construction.

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Details

Collection Name
Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection
Collection Code
MS028
Dates
undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 book; 9 x 6.75 inches; 11 pages
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
292713
Reference Code
MS028.05.002.004

Record details

Originator
Cape Cod Camera Craft Company (Photographer)
John A. Roebling's Sons Company (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
canals
construction (assembling)
costs
dredgers (watercraft)
photographs
publications
routes
steam shovels
writing (processes)
Material Type
books
Places
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]
Location Note
Folder 3.2

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