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Erie Canal Survey, Watervliet showing Cohoes Falls and Lock No. 37 and 38

This is an ink, wash and charcoal map of a section of the Erie Canal in Watervliet. The map is split into two views. The first view shows the Mohawk River, the Cohoes Falls, three bridges, six buildings and the Road to West Troy which crosses the canal at two points. The second view shows the Mohawk River, Lock No. 37 and 38, a large basin and pond, five buildings and the Road to West Troy. The red lines indicate courses and distances. The blue lines indicate canal right-of-way. The map also shows the properties of Widow Clute, Cohoes Paper Mill Company and Andrew Lansing.
Identifier: NYSA_A0848-77_MC7_DR10_V10_E10_41
Date: 1834
Language: English
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives, A0848-77, Canal System Survey Maps, 1832-1843, Map no. E10-41
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Alternate Identifier: DMS ID Number: 147351
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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