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New York State Barge Canal

Map of the New York State Barge Canal System from Brigham and McFarlane's "Essentials of Geography" (1922), published by the American Book Co. The Barge Canal consists of four branches: the Erie Branch (the old Erie Canal), the Cayuga and Seneca Branch, the Champlain Branch, and the Oswego Branch. Another separate canal, the Black River Canal, is also depicted. Profiles of the Erie, Champlain, and Oswego branches are included.
Identifier: NYSA_A3045-78_Dn_Bc12
Date: 1922
Contributor: Brigham and McFarlane (authors)
Language: English
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives. Education Dept. Division of Visual Instruction. Instructional lantern slides, A3045-78, DnBc12.
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