Water rushing through a break in the Forestport Feeder canal levee, 1899. A crowd of onlookers oversee the water to the right. This levee, in upper Oneida County, broke several times over a period of a few years, raising suspicions of intentional sabotage.
September 18 1899
C. Dayton (photographer)
New York State Archives, New York (State). Canal Investigating Commission (1898). Printed material, correspondence and photographs from the Canal Investigating Commission, 1888-1912. Series A0834-77, Box 5, Folder 11.
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