Erie Canal Survey, Buffalo showing Niagara Square

This is an ink, wash and charcoal map of a section of the Erie Canal in Buffalo. It shows Wilkinson’s Basin, Peacock’s Basin, Ship Canal and five buildings. The red lines indicate courses and distances. The blue lines indicate canal right-of-way. The map also shows a cemetery, Niagara Square and eleven city streets.
Identifier
NYSA_A0848-77_MC7_DR1_V1_E1_2
Date
1834
Language
English
Source
New York State Archives, A0848-77, Canal System Survey Maps, 1832-1843, Map no. E1-2
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Geographic Locations

Erie Canal
Erie County