"Cape Cod Canal Inspection Trip"

Description

This pamphlet, written by the Maritime Association of the Boston Chamber of Commerce, details the Cape Cod Canal before its inspection. The itinerary of the Canal inspection trip is laid out first, followed by a brief history of the Canal. Then the authors provide the construction costs of the Canal as well as its engineering features (length, width, depth, etc.). After describing the Canal's specifics, the authors recommend improvements for certain reasons that they explain in the concluding paragraphs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canals
publications
inspection
itineraries
history (discipline)
construction (assembling)
engineering
layout features
civic improvement
pamphlets

Physical Description

1 pamphlet; 5 x 8 inches; 20 pages

Collection Code

MS028

Collection Name

Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection

Date of Acquisition

2006

Reference Code

MS028.05.003.002

Places

Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]

Record Details

Originator

Goodman Bros. Inc. (Publisher)
Maritime Association (Author)
Boston Chamber of Commerce (Author)

Material Type

pamphlets

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Folder 3.3