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"Report and Estimate on the Buzzards and Barnstable Bay Canal, Massachusetts"

MS028.05.004.003 (RS196063)

Description

After having surveyed Cape Cod, the Board of Internal Improvement for the Massachusetts House of Representatives drafted a plan for a canal to connect Buzzards Bay with Cape Cod Bay. The plan details specific goals for the canal's cost, design, measurements, and location.

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Details

Collection Name
Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection
Collection Code
MS028
Dates
1830-02-08
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 government publication; 5.5 x 8.75 inches; 17 pages
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
292865
Reference Code
MS028.05.004.003

Record details

Originator
Board of Internal Improvement (Author)
Massachusetts. General Court. House of Representatives (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
canals
design (discipline)
estimates
location
measurements (dimensions)
plans (reports)
publications
Material Type
reports
Places
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]
Cape Cod Bay (Massachusetts) [bay]
Buzzards Bay (Massachusetts) [bay]
Location Note
Folder 3.4

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