History of the Barge Canal of New York State: Supplement to the Annual Report of the State Engineer and Surveyor for the Year Ended June 30 1921

By: Whitford, Noble E.; Williams, Frank M.

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Presentation copy, with slip tipped in on front endpaper reading 'Compliments of Frank M. Williams, State Engineer and Surveyor.' Ink '94' stamped on corner of front endpaper, small chip from rear edge of spine head. 1922 Hard Cover. 610, [2] pp. 8vo. A history of the New York State Canal System, which at the time of publication was known as the New York State Barge Canal. Designed as an improvement to the Erie Canal, connecting it to Lake Ontario, Cayuga Lake, and Seneca Lake, and the Hudson River to Lake Erie and Lake Champlain. The project was authorized in 1903, construction began in 1905, and building was completed in 1918.

Title: History of the Barge Canal of New York State: Supplement to the Annual Report of the State Engineer and Surveyor for the Year Ended June 30 1921

Author: Whitford, Noble E.; Williams, Frank M.

Categories: Transportation, Engineering & Machinery, New York, 20th Century,

Publisher: J.B. Lyon Company: 1922

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2265037

Keywords: LOCAL HISTORY NEW YORK STATE NY BARGE CANAL ERIE TRANSPORTATION,