Lake George Islands - Rip-Rap Work

View of a rip-rap on Lake George on the Warren County side. (Rip-rap: "a loose assemblage of broken stones erected in water or on soft ground as a foundation; the broken stones used for such a foundation" ( The date is unrecorded, but probably ca. 1900-1920. This image was created to record the landscape activities of the New York State Forest, Fish and Game Commission, Conservation Commission, or Conservation Department.
Date Original
early 20th century
New York State Archives, New York (State). Conservation Dept. Photographic prints and negatives, [ca. 1904-1949], 14297-87, SARA No. 1520.
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Geographic Locations

Warren County