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

Collection Type

  • Manuscripts

Date

1887-03-00

Location Note

Folder 3.5

GUSN

GUSN-292994

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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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canals
publications
bills (legislative records)
speeches

Physical Description

1 argument; 5.75 x 9 inches

Collection Code

MS028

Collection Name

Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

MS028.05.005.004

Places

Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]
Cape Cod Bay (Massachusetts) [bay]
Buzzards Bay (Massachusetts) [bay]

Record Details

Originator

Wadleigh, B., Hon. (Author)
Kiley (Printer)

Material Type

speeches

Other People

Tobey, Gerard C.
Fox, Alfred C.
Lockwood, Frederick

Other Organizations

Bay State Canal Company

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Folder 3.5