"The Cape Cod Canal"

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

Date

undated

Location Note

Folder 3.2

GUSN

GUSN-292713

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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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canals
publications
writing (processes)
photographs
costs
routes
dredgers (watercraft)
steam shovels
construction (assembling)
books

Physical Description

1 book; 9 x 6.75 inches; 11 pages

Collection Code

MS028

Collection Name

Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

MS028.05.002.004

Places

Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]

Record Details

Originator

Cape Cod Camera Craft Company (Photographer)
John A. Roebling's Sons Company (Publisher)

Material Type

books

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Folder 3.2