"The Cape Cod Canal: A Tale of Two Rivers"

Description

Sanford's work focuses primarily on the history of the towns surrounding the Cape Cod Canal. He provides a brief introduction of two pages regarding the history of the Canal, before the rest of the document is taken up by photographs and captions relating to the Canal towns. He devotes much of his efforts to telling the history of Bourne, and he personally thanks Fred Small, a notable photographer on the Cape. Sanford also depicts the histories of Sagamore and Buzzards Bay. The final page in the essay is an about the author page.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canals
publications
history (discipline)
towns
photographs
captions
photographers
Cape Cod houses
essays

Physical Description

1 essay; 8.5 x 11 inches; 62 pages

Collection Code

MS028

Collection Name

Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

MS028.05.003.005

Places

Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]
Sagamore (Bourne, Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Bourne (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)
Buzzards Bay (Bourne, Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]

Record Details

Originator

Sanford, Richard L. (Author)
Sanford, Richard L. (Copyright holder)

Material Type

essays

Other People

Small, Fred C.

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Folder 3.3