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"Argument of Hon. B. Wadleigh on the Cape Cod Canal Question in behalf of the Bay State Canal Company"

MS028.05.005.004 (RS196025)

Description

Arguing on behalf of the Bay State Canal Company, Hon. B. Wadleigh presents his case for the construction of a canal connecting Buzzards Bay and Barnstable Bay. Wadleigh discusses the differences between the Tobey Bill and the Fox Bill, ultimately claiming that Alfred Fox would do a better job on the canal than Lockwood.

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Details

Collection Name
Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection
Collection Code
MS028
Dates
1887-03-00
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 argument; 5.75 x 9 inches
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
292994
Reference Code
MS028.05.005.004

Record details

Originator
Kiley (Printer)
Wadleigh, B., Hon. (Author)
Other People
Fox, Alfred C.
Lockwood, Frederick
Tobey, Gerard C.
Other Organizations
Bay State Canal Company
Descriptive Terms
bills (legislative records)
canals
publications
Material Type
speeches
Places
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]
Cape Cod Bay (Massachusetts) [bay]
Buzzards Bay (Massachusetts) [bay]
Location Note
Folder 3.5

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