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Erie Canal Survey, Schenectady showing City of Schenectady, Union Street and State Street

This is an ink, wash and charcoal map of a section of the Erie Canal in Schenectady. It shows the City of Schenectady, City Mill Creek, Cowhorns Mill Creek, Union College, City Hall, three bridges, hundreds of buildings, Schenectady Turnpike, Albany Turnpike, Union Street, College Street, Liberty Street, Jay Street, Maiden Lane, State Street, Water Street, Washington Street, Church Street, Ferry Street and Barret Street. The red lines indicate courses and distances. The blue lines indicate canal right-of-way. The map also shows the properties of Widow Vrooman, J. Vrooman, R. Givins, D. Burt, D.D. Cambell, Ledyard, Swits, Myers, Howes, J.C. Yates, Kinsley, Lyon, Tomlinson, Barhydt, V. Rensselaer, J.L. GeGraff and Moore.
Identifier: NYSA_A0848-77_MC7_DR10_V10_E10_14
Date: 1834
Language: English
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives, A0848-77, Canal System Survey Maps, 1832-1843, Map no. E10-14
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Alternate Identifier: DMS ID Number: 147305
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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