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Erie Canal 1825

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Historical Context
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Glossary
Part A: Instructions
Part B: Essay
Document 1
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New York State Barge Canal, New York State Archives, NYSA_A3045-78_Dn_Bc12
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Document 2
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Engraving of Boats on the Mohawk River , New York State Library, NYSL_mohawk_river_boats
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Document 3
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Erie Canal Celebration Broadside , New York State Library, NYSL_erie_canal_celebration_broadside
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Transcription
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Plate to Commemorate the Erie Canal Celebration , Other, CSNYS_commemorative_plate
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Document 5
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Wallpaper of Erie Canal , New York State Museum, NYSM_erie_canal_wallpaper
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Part B: Essay