The first cargo ship enters the Cape Cod Canal

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1910-12-14

GUSN

GUSN-291355

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Description

A black and white view of a New England Coal & Coke Co. cargo ship as it moves down the Cape Cod Canal. This was the first cargo ship to enter the Cape Cod Canal as it traveled through the passageway carrying 2,000 tons of coal.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canals
cargo vessels
coal
photographs

Physical Description

1 black and white photograph; 7 x 4.5 inches

Collection Code

MS028

Collection Name

Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection

Date of Acquisition

2006

Reference Code

MS028.04.022.042

Places

Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]

Record Details

Material Type

photographs

Description Level

Item