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"The Cape Cod Canal: A Tale of Two Rivers"

MS028.05.003.005 (RS196043)

Description

Sanford's work focuses primarily on the history of the towns surrounding the Cape Cod Canal. He provides a brief introduction of two pages regarding the history of the Canal, before the rest of the document is taken up by photographs and captions relating to the Canal towns. He devotes much of his efforts to telling the history of Bourne, and he personally thanks Fred Small, a notable photographer on the Cape. Sanford also depicts the histories of Sagamore and Buzzards Bay. The final page in the essay is an about the author page.

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Details

Collection Name
Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection
Collection Code
MS028
Dates
2004
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 essay; 8.5 x 11 inches; 62 pages
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
292765
Reference Code
MS028.05.003.005

Record details

Originator
Sanford, Richard L. (Author)
Sanford, Richard L. (Copyright holder)
Other People
Small, Fred C.
Descriptive Terms
Cape Cod houses
canals
captions
history (discipline)
photographers
photographs
publications
towns
Material Type
essays
Places
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]
Sagamore (Bourne, Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Bourne (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)
Buzzards Bay (Bourne, Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Location Note
Folder 3.3

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