Effect of a break

Effect of a break. The men are pictured standing in bottom of canal. In front and below them is chasm torn by escaping water. Heavy timbers used to hold bank firm are shown in section of dike left by torrent.
Date Original
1888 – 1912
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 13.
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Geographic Locations

New York