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Erie Canal Survey, Rotterdam showing Van Slykes Island and Mohawk River

This is an ink, wash and charcoal map of a section of the Erie Canal in Rotterdam. It shows the Mohawk River, Van Slykes Island, two bridges and two Roads to Schenectady. The red lines indicate courses and distances. The blue lines indicate canal right-of-way. The map also shows the properties of F.P. Clute, Schoolcraft, Merselus, McMichael, Widow E. Vrooman, J.B. Schermerhorn, B. Schermerhorn, J.N. Merselus, J. Carl, Barhydt and Tomlinson.
Identifier: NYSA_A0848-77_MC7_DR10_V10_E10_12
Date: 1834
Language: English
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives, A0848-77, Canal System Survey Maps, 1832-1843, Map no. E10-12
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Alternate Identifier: DMS ID Number: 147303
Relation: Is format of: Digital representation of an ink, wash, or charcoal [18”by 26”] map in New York State Archives, Canal system survey maps, 1832-1843, A0848-77.,

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Schenectady County (is associated with)
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